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Rachel Kelly

01423 359819

Tockwith Church services: Sunday, November 3 no service at Tockwith.

Peter Pan – the panto: Tuesday, October 29 to Saturday, November 2, in Tockwith Village Hall. Curtain up 7.30pm, bar open from 7pm. Packed full of fantastic music, catchy songs, magic and mayhem – join us past the second star on the right and straight on till morning – you can’t afford to miss it! Please support your local live theatre. Tickets do sell out fast – the matinee is already sold out – so book today. Tickets: Adults £7.50, concessions £6, family (two adults, two children) £25. No concessions on Saturday evening. Call Margaret 01423 358626 or Fiona 01423 358808.

A Night of Sax: the Yorkshire Saxaphone Choir in concert to perform classical to ragtime to jazz – part of the Wetherby Music Festival. At Tockwith Church on Saturday, November 2 at 7.30pm. Tickets are £10 and include refreshments available from Angela on 01423 358097 or Karen on 01423 358979.

Fifth Annual Bonfire and Firework Display: Tuesday, November 5 at the Show field Cattal Moor Lane, Tockwith. Gates open at 6pm, bonfire lit at 6.30pm, fireworks from 7pm. This event is to raise funds towards the staging of the 2014 Tockwith and District Show. Refreshments available. All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. No personal fireworks or sparklers allowed. For more information please contact Michelle on 07889 584206. Everyone welcome.

The Spotted Ox: open mic sessions every first Wednesday of the month at 8pm with Arnold of The Raisers. People are invited to book in advance or turn up on the night to perform or go along to listen. Quiz nights every first Monday of the month starting at about 8.30pm. There are cash prizes and everyone is welcome. Contact The Spotted Ox – 01423 358387.

Art group: do you enjoy painting or drawing? Perhaps you like the idea, but have never got round to trying it. Whatever your experience or skill you will be most welcome at Tockwith Art Group. We are a small diverse group with a common interest in making pictures. Some paint in oils, watercolours or acrylics, others prefer pastels or collage. Whatever your preferred medium, you are sure to fit in. We also host occasional demonstrations and workshops by well-known and professional artists. For more information contact Janet on 01423 358253 or Dorothy on 01423 358642. Or just call in - Monday evenings 7.30- 9.30pm at Tockwith Village Hall.

Craft club: meets every Monday at 1pm in Tockwith Village Hall. Whether you are an experienced crafter or new to the idea come along and join our group and pass a pleasant couple of hours in a relaxed and informal meeting with us like to know more? Just ring 01432 359378 or email

Tockwith Pop Choir: we meet every Tuesday at 7.45-9.30pm in Tockwith Church. Everyone is welcome and you don’t have to be able to read music or even be good at singing (you’ll be amazed how you can improve with practice). If you can only make it once in a while that is also fine. It’s just £2 per two hour session, £1 for pensioners. The choir does perform locally from time to time for charity but that is also not compulsory. It is all very light hearted and most of all fun! Please call Sue on 01423 359254 or just come along and see what we do.

Ainsty Conservation Society: ACS is a local organisation dedicated to nature conservation and is a registered charity. Workdays are on the morning of the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. Membership of the society costs £5 per household per year. If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact Ian Williams on 01423 359196.

Tockwith with Wilstrop Parish Council: the parish council meetings are held on the third Wednesday of the month. Meetings are not normally held in August or December. Members of the public are welcome to attend these meetings which start at 7.30pm in Tockwith Church. You can see minutes of previous parish council meetings at