From Rachel Kelly

01423 359819

Tockwith Church Services: Sunday, June 23, 11am Family Praise.

Pig Racing Night: A night at the races with a difference. Tockwith Show president’s charity night 8.15pm on Saturday, 22 June at The Spotted Ox. Admission is £7 which includes a supper. Contact Mick Bell on 01423 358851 or Sheila Robinson on 01423 358387.

Tockwith Sportsfield Trust: AGM at Tockwith sportsfield clubhouse on Monday, 24 June at 8pm.

Village Garden Party: the ideal weather on Saturday, June 8 helped to make the garden party, held at Tockwith Church, a super event enjoyed by young and old. The children’s events were all outside including the hook a duck and splat the rat game. A record number of cakes were provided for serving with tea and coffee and for the cake stall. The raffle had the usual high quality raffle prizes and was again well supported. Pop choir sang to their usual high standard. Thanks go to everyone who helped with this event or supported it by attending.

Tockwith Show: the 2013 show schedules are now available and you can download them by visiting the show website

Art Group: Monday evenings 7.30-9.30pm at Tockwith Village Hall. For more information contact Janet on 01423 358253 or Dorothy on 01423 358642.

Craft Club: Tockwith Village Hall on Mondays from 1-3.30pm. We welcome everyone to our group - from beginners to the more experienced, so come and join us for a relaxing and enjoyable session of crafting. For more information call Audrey 01423 358378.

Yoga: at Tockwith village hall on Thursday mornings 10 -11.30am. Find out about the many benefits of yoga. Everyone is welcome to come and have a go - the first session is free! To book your place please contact Cath Walker (BWY DIP) on 01423 358077 or 07957 257613 or email:

The Spotted Ox: open mic sessions every first Wednesday of the month at 8pm with Arnold of The Raisers. Quiz nights every Monday starting at about 8.30pm. Contact The Spotted Ox on 01423 358387.

Tockwith Pop Choir: we meet every Tuesday at 7.45-9:30pm in Tockwith Church. It’s just £2 per two hour session, £1.00 for pensioners. Please call Sue on 01423 359254 or just come along and see what we do.

Tockwith Bowls Club: Tockwith Bowls Club is a flat green bowling club, situated next to the football field at the sports pavilion. We have a club night on Tuesday nights which is a fun, come and try night. Contact details: Club captain Ray Clark 01423 358939 or secretary/treasurer Roger McGlone 01423 358504.

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.

The Village Hall: is available to rent for parties and other events. Please contact Audrey Unsworth for details, on 01423 358378 or email

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