91 to appear on TV: Brierley
punk rock band Midair 91 are to appear on the channel 4 programme
Popworld. More than 1000 fans text in to the competition for October to
request the lads appearance on TV. The band members are, Ben
Hinchcliffe, James Dawson and Damien Haigh. The band have also reached
the final of the Battle of the Bands competition which will be held at
next pop in club will be held on Thursday 23 November in the Methodist
Church Hall from 9.15 to 11.15am where everyone is invited to pop in for
a cup of coffee or tea and biscuits. Proceed for the Church funds.
Spiritualist events: There are still a number of tickets left for
the audience with the Fox sisters at the Spiritualist Church on
Wednesday 29th November starting at 7.30pm till 9.30pm. The
event will include a talk on the start of modern spiritualism,
clairvoyance, trance, healing demonstration and lots more. Tickets,
which are £3, are available from the church. Tickets priced £3.50 are
also on sale at the church for a Christmas Buffet and Clairvoyance
evening with Julie Winfield on Wednesday 6 December starting at 7pm.
Remembrance Sunday Parade: On Sunday after a short Remembrance service
in the Methodist Church taken by Edwin Hambleton, members of the Boys
Brigade will parade to St Paul’s church to join the British Legions
Remembrance Sunday service at approximately 10.50am. The two minutes
silence will be at 11am.
: There will be
ladies recreation evening every Tuesday in the Methodist Church Hall at
7.30pm. Last Tuesday the ladies enjoyed a Beetle Drive.
Church: The Sunday Mass will be at 9.30am. Daily Mass will be taken on Monday at
10am and Friday at 3pm. Father Peter Needham will conduct the services.
Marriage or Baptism enquires to be made to Father Peter Needham at St
Luke’s Church Grimethorpe on Friday between 6.30 and 7.15pm
: The ladies meet every Monday at 2pm in the
Methodist Church Hall. Last week the women listened to readings.
Funding is still
available for free sessions for two year olds at the Milefield
Children’s centre, which caters for children from nought to five. The
centre welcomes children from the Brierley, Grimethorpe and Shafton
areas and are looking at new intakes for the new year. For further
details contact Helen Cook on 01226 715127.
: There will be a healing in the sanctuary on
Friday from 6 till 6.45pm followed at 7pm by an open circle till 8pm.
Gary Robinson from Normanton will take the Sunday evening service at 6pm
till 7.15pm. Refreshments will be served afterwards.
: There is a general knowledge quiz at the Three Horse Shoes every Thursday
at 9.30pm and music quiz on Sunday starting at 8pm.
Last week, Terry Winter won the Thursday night quiz with 17 out of 20
correct. The Hellraisers won the nearest too question and a few beers
while Mick Pointon won the bottle of wine.
: Both the Junior Boys and Company Section meet
on a Wednesday night in the Methodist Church Hall. The 7 to 11 year olds
meeting will take place from 6.30pm till 8pm and the older boys will
meet from 7pm till 9. Edwin and Elizabeth Hambleton lead the boys.
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