Tockwith News


Rachel Kelly

01423 359819

Tockwith Church Services: Sunday, December 16, 9am Breakfast Club, 11am Holy Communion and 6pm Evening Prayer (1662).

Breakfast Club: all children and young people are welcome to join Breakfast Club which meets once a month. The next one is on Sunday, December 16 at 9am and it’s the Christmas Party. Bring a friend and meet new ones. Breakfast, fun, crafts, stories and lots of fun activities. For further information please call Karen Stobart on 01423 358979 or Kate Adams on 01423 359979.

Tockwith Under Fives: on Tuesday, December 18 from 9.30am-noon, it’s party time at the Tockwith U5s Christmas Party in the village hall. See Father Christmas and be entertained by Mark’s Magic Kingdom. Dance to Christmas music, have your face painted and watch a Christmas puppet show. Tickets are £5 each. For more information, contact the playgroup leader Nina Copely 07813 190827 or Victoria Gallagher 07967 184643. December is a very busy month for our school with many events taking place. We started off by decorating the school and the Christmas tree last Friday.

Tockwith C of E Primary School: the whole school will be going to the pantomime in Harrogate which this year is Jack and the Beanstalk on Tuesday, December 11. Oh, yes we will! The Nativity will take place on Friday, December 14 at 2pm and 6pm in the church - all are welcome to either of these performances. The carols around the tree event will be on Monday, December 17 in the school hall.

Tockwith Pop Choir: come and join us on Tuesday evenings in the church and sing away those winter blues. We are very informal, try and sing a varied selection of songs and will shortly be preparing our Christmas programme for performances in the village. We start at 7.45pm and finish around 9.30pm. There is a weekly contribution of £2. Just come along or, for more details, call Lois on 01423 358603 or Sue on 01423 358063.

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