Community news - Outwood

DEADLINE: Please email or phone me by a deadline of Sunday 6pm this week, for next week’s submission.

OUTWOOD PARISH CHURCH: The Outwood Church Autumn Fair will be held on Saturday November 19 from 11am, if you have any items available for the bric-a-brac stall, or any of the other stalls please contact the churchwardens 01924 825524 or 01924 822694.

OUTWOOD PARISH CHURCH SERVICE DAYS AND TIMES: Today Eucharist noon. Tomorrow Eucharist 8am. Sunday Morning Prayer and Eucharist 8am, Parish Mass 10am – all  family welcome, tea and coffee afterwards, Evening Prayer 6.30pm.

PARKSIDE METHODIST CHURCH SERVICES:  Services on Sunday will be led by Miss Hilary Vero at 10.30am and by Mr Ian Simpson at 6pm.

YO HO HO: Calling all charities, church groups, sporting clubs and school within the Outwood or Newton Hill area: you can apply for a FREE stall at the Yo Ho Ho event that is being organised by local Councillors. The event is being held Tuesday November 29 from 5pm for around 2-1/2 hours, with Santa in attendance. You will be able to fund raise and also raise local public awareness of your group. If you can come up with original ideas of fund raising all the better. Tables are on a first come, first served basis, so please get in touch with any of the following as soon as possible Councillor Charlie Keith 01924 299699, Councillor Ann Marie Glover 01924 217424 or Councillor Betty Liles on 01924 370740.

WAKEFIELD AND DISTRICT FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY: Tomorrow the society welcomes A. Stewart Kaye who will talk on “Searching beyond England – the Commonwealth, Scotland and Ireland”, at Outwood Memorial Hall, doors open from 9.45am. All welcome.

SAVE OUTWOOD LIBRARY: Only a month left for anyone to sign the petition that will be handed in to the town hall on December 2 at 12.30pm Wood Street. Please contact Karl Grubb on 01924 820264.

THANKS: Thank you to all Hedgehugs supporters who helped raise the magnificent sum of £740 at the Second birthday party.  This will help the current 42 guests for the winter. Advice on or phone 0752 718 5620.

BONFIRES: Woodman Inn, Outwood tonight at 7pm. Vine Tree, Newton Hill tomorrow (Saturday) at 6.30pm.

ZUMBA CLASS: Zumba classes Monday 6pm-7pm and Saturday 2pm-3pm at Newton Hill Primary school only £4 per class. Discounts available if you attend both. Just turn up or, for more details contact Kirstie on 0779 146 6694.

UNDER 7s FOOTBALL: Wakefield Jets who meet behind Ledger Lane School, Outwood on Saturday mornings at 10am invite all children aged 5-7 years old. You would be joining a friendly bunch of kids and parents. The focus is on Team playing, learning new skills and most important having FUN. For more information please contact Ste Sanderson on 0780 865 1564 or Darren Peacock on 0780 192 2276.

DIARY DATE: Joint Christmas Fair for Move Ahead and Bevin Community Group Saturday November 12.

DIARY DATES:  Outwood Church Autumn Fair Saturday November 19 from 11am. Joint Christmas Fair for Move Ahead and Bevin Community Group Saturday November 12.