Tockwith News


Rachel Kelly

01423 359819

Tockwith Church Services: Sunday, December 23 Family Service at 11am. Tuesday, December 25 Holy Communion at 11am.

Christingle Services: Monday, December 24 at 4pm and 6pm at Tockwith Church.

Tockwith Show AGM: at the AGM, Michael Bell accepted the Presidency of Tockwith and District Show for 2013 and expressed how delighted and privileged he felt to have been offered the presidency of the show society. He has chosen Tockwith Church and The Hope Pastures Horse and Donkey Sanctuary, Leeds as his President’s charity. Michael has been a supporter of the show for many years, sponsoring the heavy horse classes and is a supporter of one of the major fund raisers, the annual bonfire and firework display. Lisa Chasney from Wilstrop has taken over as chairman. It is the first time in the Show Society’s history that there has been a lady chairman. Allan Robinson from Tockwith has become Vice-Chairman. The role of sponsorship secretary has been taken over by Roger Taylor. Phil Robinson has been appointed as the Show Society’s legal adviser. The Annual Committee and Friends Dinner will be held on Friday, February 22 at The Bridge Inn at Walshford. So make a note in your diary now - further details will be available next month.

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