On 21st July 2014, The Local Leader will become a business in its own right with James Slater and Megan Carson as the joint owners. But how will this affect you? From November 2011 to July 2014, The Local Leader Magazine has been an enterprise project run financially through Titus Salt School. All profits which […]
Archive for February, 2013
Enjoy making or drinking wine? Want to meet new people? Come to Airedale’s wine and beer enthusiasts club!
Marian Jan Krupa (1922-2009) came to live in Cottingley with his second wife, who had lived in the village most of her life, and their two-year-old son. He was born in Krakow, Poland, and his experiences after leaving there in 1939 until his arrival in England in 1943 were traumatic. Here we continue his story. By Margaret Krupa.
In December’s Bingley Rural, Councillor Caunt reminded us that Wilsden Pharmacy has occupied 200 Main Street for 78 years. That is only the more recent history of a pharmacy, or chemist’s shop as they were formerly known, serving this community from a convenient spot in the main street. By Astrid Hansen.
Opus 44, the Bingley-based award-winning female voice choir, has been fortunate enough to engage Robert Latham to lead an exciting choral workshop which is open to all female singers who want to improve their ability to sing, widen their repertoire and to have fun. Robert is a nationally recognised authority on upper-voice choral technique.
Last year the local community hosted and attended BIG BREW coffee mornings, afternoon teas, cake sales and workplace events, raising funds to help provide FREE support services to over 3,500 patients and their families.