Boston Spa News

Angela Gaunt

01937 849110

Boston Spa Neighbour Hood Plan: please come along to an informal open house exhibition in the village hall. Find out about your responses to the questionnaire and other community consultations. Also we’d like this to be your opportunity to comment on the plan to date, whether or not you’ve already done so. There’s lots of new information for you on hand! Including more about the possible new housing sites. Wise Owl cafe are open­ing up especially; so you can have a cup of tea or coffee, see plans and photographs and chat with us. Whatever you’d like to say you’re welcome! Exhibition times: Friday, July 12 2-8pm and Saturday, July 13 9.30am-noon Then do join a public meeting on: Wednesday, July 17 7.30pm in the village hall where we’ll outline the next steps and what we think the plan should contain. Have your say and tell us whether we are getting it right!

Clifford summer clear: July 13 11am-4pm. If you want to declutter without the hassle and cost of going to the car boot sales, why not join in and raise some funds for yourself and for charity. All households in Clifford are welcome to sell in their garden/yard/garage in return for a minimum £3 donation to Guide Dogs for the Blind Association. To register to sell please call Louise on 01937 841413. Buyers can just turn up on the day. It should be great fun for young and old. List of addresses taking part available from 3 Albion Street on the day. Invite your friends, bring your purse, comfy shoes and empty bags for carrying your bargains home! Louise Fellows 841413.

Jazz in the Spa: the session this Saturday, July 6 - Breeze from New Orleans – a first appearance for this group led by the family team of Liz and Paul Bacon on clarinet and drums – also members of the Rae Brothers New Orleans Band. The musical inclination is towards the revival style of New Orleans – Ken Colyer springs to mind. Sarah Thatcher on banjo/guitar plus Gabriele Gad on piano and vocals. Creative music with a personal touch! Further info ring Les – 01937 842636.

Boston Spa Methodist Church: the services for this Sunday, July 7 – 10.30am Morning service . 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, July 7 our services are 8am Holy Communion, 10am All Age Worship at St Mary’s Church.

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, Thursday, July 4.

Holiday Club 2013: Space Academy at St Mary’s Church, Boston Spa Sunday, July 28 - Blast Off Monday, July 29- Friday, August 2 - The Voyage Sunday, August 4 - Back to Earth. Put the dates in your diary now!

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.