Boston Spa

Angela Gaunt

phone or text : 07947 791 547

Primrose Lane PTA Band Night: Primrose Lane Primary School PTA are holding a band and disco night on Friday, May 3 at Boston Spa Village Hall. Performing will be popular local band Livetime, who recently played at Boston Spa Beer Festival. The evening will also feature a disco with Guest DJ Jeff Hordley, Emmerdale’s Cain Dingle. There will be a licensed bar. Tickets are £6, and are available from Douglas Yeadon Hardware in Boston Spa. Admission is by advanced ticket only, and tickets will not be available on the night. Doors open at 7.30pm. A night not to be missed.

Jazz in the Spa: the session this Saturda, April 20 The Red Stripe Band, and now for something a little different. Red Stripe led by the dynamic Neil Drinkwater on keyboards offer a vibrant melange of wicked boogie woogie, jump jive, blues, swing and rock ‘n’ roll. In all, we are promised a party atmosphere with high octane music. Recommended to us. NB £10. Further info ring Les on 01937 842636 Days Inn, Wetherby Services ask for jazz rate. Please recycle your bottles and cans where possible, thank you.

West Riding Opera Group presents: Opera in the Spa. A selection of light operatic favouitesb at Boston Spa Village Hall, April 28. Doors open at 6pm, music starts at 7pm. No bar – bring your own bottle or whatever! Cabaret style seating, bring friends and make a table. Tickets £8. Tickets available on the door or in advance at Vanessa’s supershop 179 High Street Boston Spa 01937 845779

Boston Spa Methodist Church: the services for this Sunday, April 21 -10.30am Fellowship Service vocations sunday 6pm Mr Dennis Ashton reflections. All are welcome to join us at any of our services and events

Kings Church: meet every Sunday at 11am and 6.30pm at the Deepdale Community Centre to include Sunday School for singing , quizzes and bible stories and lots of fun. Contact Pastor Stephen Thompson 01937 541688 for further information.

St Mary’s Church: Sunday April 21 our services are 8am Holy communion service at St Mary’s Church 10am Lower Wharfe Parish Family Service at Bramham.

St Mary’s Ark: join us at St Mary’s Ark, St Mary’s Church every first and third Thursday of the month from 1.45-3pm at St Mary’s Church, Boston Spa. This includes a short service for babies, toddlers, parents and carers. Including refreshments and activities. A warm welcome awaits you from the members of Mothers’ Union. The next meeting will be today, April 18.

The Barefoot Gallery: Boston Spa, is delighted to announce the solo exhibition for multi award winning author and illustrator Catherine Rayner April 20 – May 19. As well as being commissioned by publishers across the world to write and illustrate books she has also created images for many internationally renowned companies including Marks & Spencer, Harrods and Faber & Faber. Her paintings and silk screen prints of creatures that are just brimming with character, each one named and brought to life, are sought after and collected, not just in the UK but all over the world. Locally born Catherine studied illustration at Edinburgh College of art. She fell in love with the city and still lives there with her husband, young son and a handful of creatures; Shannon the horse, Ena the grey cat and a goldfish called Richard. In this exhibition Catherine will be showing a range of her hand made variable edition silk screen prints, original paintings, cards and selection of signed books. You will be welcome at the preview on Friday, April 19 6-8pm with Catherine.

If you have any events or notices you would like to have included in our Boston Spa village voices please just contact me on the above number or email.