Tockwith News


Rachel Kelly

01423 359819

Tockwith Church Services: Sunday, December 2 no morning service at Tockwith Church. There is a Benefice service of Holy Communion for Advent at St John Baptist Church, Hessay at 10am.

Village Carol Service: everyone is welcome to the village carol service at Tockwith Church on Sunday, December 2 at 6pm. Bring your neighbours, family and friends along to enjoy a traditional service of carols and readings led by Peter and Barbara Harris. Also featuring Tockwith Pop Choir and the Cowthorpe Handbell Ringers.

Art Group: Monday evenings at 7.30pm at Tockwith Village Hall. A friendly self-help group whose members use many mediums. There are some materials available for new members to try. Tea or coffee and biscuits are provided. For further information telephone Janet Doherty on 01423 358253.

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 second Monday of the month starting at about 8.30pm. There are cash prizes and everyone is welcome. Contact The Spotted Ox – 01423 358387.

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

Zumba Fitness: Latin inspired fitness class. Wednesdays at 6pm in Long Marston Village Hall, Fridays at 6pm in the hall at Tockwith Primary School. Contact Karen on 07507 133928 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