Community news - Horbury

DANCE: Primrose Hall is the venue for a Halloween dance on Saturday, October 29 from 7.30pm to 11pm. Music will be provided by Steppin’ Out. Tickets are £6 and include a pie and pea supper and are available from 01924 280200 or 01924 272619. Take your own drinks and glasses and fancy dress is optional.

COFFEE: Every Tuesday morning at 10am-11am Dovecote Lodge holds a coffee morning. Admission is £1, including coffee and biscuits and a ticket for the raffle.

HOCKEY: Slazenger’s U10s boys took part in their first hockey tournament of the season last Sunday at Pocklington School. The boys, played four games winning two and drawing two without conceding any goals. This saw the team promoted to a higher division for the next round at the end of October. For more details of Slazenger Hockey Club see

COUNCILLORS: You can contact our local councillors as follows: Graham Jesty call 01924 374142 or e-mail, Coun Jesty holds a surgery in the Conservative Club on alternate Saturdays from noon to 2pm. Brian and Janet Holmes can be called on 01924 380490 or e-mail or, Couns Holmes hold a surgery at Horbury Library on the first and third Saturdays of the month at 10.15am-11.30am. All councillors will arrange home visits if preferred.