Boys Brigade, under the leadership of Edwin Hambleton travelled to
Scarborough last Saturday to play the Westley Platoon at Badminton and
came away nine nil winners. They also recently entered four teams in a
Table Tennis Tournament which was held at Heckmondwike, and received
three second places.
writer and Methodist preacher Elizabeth Deighton will take this Sunday
morning service at 10.15am. The Rev Gill Newton will lead the evening
service at 6pm. Mrs Ida Scott will present this week's flowers.
There will be healing in the sanctuary on
Friday night at 6pm till 6.45. At 7pm an open circle will be held. On
Sunday night at 6pm, Kim Watkins from Ryhill will take the service.
of the raffle prizes at the social evenings were, Monday night Cath
Evans, Thursday John Vamplew, while Mr Dinsdale won on Friday.
In the Sam Smith's Tuesday night league,
Brierley Social club beat the Red Rum B team 4-3 away from home, winning
players for Brierley were, Kenny Clarke, Jeff Watson and Kevin Elvidge
who also won in the pairs with John Clarke. In the Barnsley Tuesday
night ladies league, the Three Horse Shoes lost 4-1 to the Wentworth
Arms at Mapplewell. Jane Kirk being the only winner.
At Friday nights-social evening, Mick
Gough won the quiz but did not answer the killer question correctly. It
will now be played for £20 next Friday night. Sheila Beasley
won the mixed grill while Dave Clarke won four free pints. Janet
Woolands won the Sunday night tote for £80 with winning
numbers 23 and 26.
Des Haynes will be the guest speaker at
the Women's fellowship meeting at the Methodist Church today (Wednesday)
at 2pm. Margaret Watson will be pianist.
Three Horse Shoes
Mathew Evans the Business Development
officer for the Unique Pub Company said yesterday that the Three Horse
Shoes refurbishment should be complete within the next four to five
weeks. It was hoped that the outside of the building would be
transformed, but unfortunately the original stone had previously been
rendered because of its decay, so it was not possible to transform it
back to its former glory.
Bring and Buy
There will be a Bring and Buy sale and
coffee morning in Grange House on Thursday 15 February at 10.30am. The
event will also include a raffle and various stalls.
A meeting of the acting officers and
members of the Brierley Village Partnership was held in Brierley Hall on