Parents of children who visited Father
Christmas at the post office on Saturday can call in to the
post office and pick up their free photograph courtesy of
Brierley and its people in photographs from Friday.
There is a quiz night every Monday
starting at 9pm. The winner last week was Volvo Phil.
On Tuesday a karaoke night will be held
and on Christmas Eve friends and relatives of the residents
are invited to a buffet starting at 5pm. On Saturday 27
December staff, residents, family and friends will be
entertained by musician Kevin Kitchen. A raffle will also be
held on this day for the residents outing fund.
Brierley Cubs FC
In the Sunday
Millennium League quarter final trophy, the under 11s beat
Dale Juniors at home 6-2 and will now play Darfield Road
Dynamos in the semi final. Their next match in the league
will be at home to Wincobanck on 4 January. The players will
enjoy a disco at their Christmas party which will be held on
Saturday at the Miners welfare club (Stute).
The church is now closed for the
Christmas holidays and will reopen on Sunday 4 January 2009
at 5.30pm. Members of the church committee would like to
thank everyone for their support during 2008 and to wish
everyone a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year.
boys have now broken up for Christmas and will return on
Wednesday 7 January when both the Junior Boys and Company
Section meetings will take place 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.
Sunday if the weather is fine, members will be joined by the
school choir touring the village singing Christmas carols.