Welcome to the Brierley Village Web site

Pronounced as "bry"-"early"

Introducing the work of Brierley and its people in photographs (Baipip)

Brierley is a small village near Barnsley in South Yorkshire England

This web site is kindly hosted by me-too. net and is intended for your enjoyment. However if you find any article offensive please email and it will be removed at once

Please email your comments on this web site and any requests to Gary (see email link below)

Introduction to this website

View the statistics for this website

Your contribution

 Local links

Old newspaper cuttings

Search the Brierley Village website

Email this website

Local news stories

Home page
Ask Richard
Facts about Brierley
Photographs on line
Index to the Baipip photograph archives
Your Email
People Search
Where R U Now
Local Services
Local Organisations
Local History Archives



Also see 

Old newspaper cuttings


From Brierley

18 April 2007









Back to



Email your news and I'll write the story and take the photograph if required. Also you're welcome to place details of any celebration, congratulations etc for appearance on the news page


Fidling Farm THE FINAL HOURS see also 5th April 2007

Methodist Church

Mrs H Morton will take the Sunday morning service at 10.15am and the evening service at 6pm. The speaker will be Mrs I Scott and the Womenís Fellowship Anniversary will also be celebrated. The welcoming steward for the morning service will be Joan and in the evening it will be Phyllis. The Womenís Fellowship will provide this weeks flowers. The General Church Council meeting will take place on Monday at 6pm.


Ladies Recreation

A ladies recreation evening takes place in the Methodist Church Hall every Tuesday night starting at 7.30.


Pop In

There will be no Pop in club at the Methodist Church Hall on May 3 due to the local elections. The next one will take place on Thursday May 17 from 9.15 till 11.15. Everyone is invited to pop in for tea, coffee and biscuits and a chat. Proceeds are towards church funds.


Line Dancing

Line dancing will take place next Monday and Friday in the Methodist Church Hall at 7pm.Entry is £2.50.


Womenís Fellowship

The Womenís Fellowship meeting takes place every Monday in the Methodist Church Hall at 2pm. This week the ladies enjoyed readings and prepared for their anniversary, which takes place next week. On Monday there will be a Rally at 3pm and the speaker will be Mrs L Barker.


St Paulís Church 

On Friday) there will be a mass at 3pm and on Saturday there will be a Gift day at St Luke's where the church will be open all day. On Sunday there will be mass with hymns at 9.30am and a further mass on Monday morning at 10am. On Sunday 29 April there will be a Church APCM after the 10am mass. All requests for weddings and baptisms to Father Peter at St Lukeís vicarage on Friday between 6.30pm and 7.15pm.

Town Council

The next meeting of Brierley Town council will be NEXT Wednesday in Brierley Hall at 7pm.


Social club

Darts, dominoes, pool and a free flyer will take place at the next games night, which will be on Monday 7th May starting at 9pm.


Spiritualist Church

There will be healing in the sanctuary on Friday from 6 till 6.45pm followed at 7pm till 8 with an open circle. There will be a clairvoyance service on Sunday at 6 till 7.15pm taken by Violet Bainbridge from South Elmsall. Refreshments will be served afterwards.


Brierley Cubs FC

The under 9s had a magnificent season finishing runners up in the Millennium league. They also played in the cup final at Oakwell on Sunday against Worksop Titans and although Brierley scored first, the game ended with a 4-1 defeat. Goal scorer for Brierley was Ryan smith and the man of the match was goalkeeper Lewis Hinch.


Three Horse Shoes

There is a quiz night at the Three Horse Shoes on a Thursday at 9.30pm and on Sunday at 8pm there is a music, conundrum and general knowledge quiz. The winner of the quiz on Sunday was Les Parry while Andy won the conundrum. The head to head was not won and will be for £50 next week.


Boys Brigade

Both the Junior Boys and Company Section meetings take place on 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.


Back to LOCAL NEWS STORIES index page