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From Brierley and the surrounding area

 10 July 2009

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Brierley Cubs FC

All the teams played in a friendly tournament at Oakwell last weekend. There are no matches arranged for this weekend. The under 11s are seeking new players for the forthcoming season in the Sunday Millennium league. For further details telephone the manager Brian Haywood on 077994 10881.


Village club

There is a quiz night every Monday starting at 9pm. The winner last week was Malcolm Evans.


Women’s Institute

The next meeting of the WI will be on Wednesday 12 August in the Methodist Church Hall. The ladies will meet once a month but times and dates may vary.


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. On Sunday Shy T won both the conundrum and the quiz. The Head to Head was not won and will be for £200 next week. On Thursday The Dead Heads won the quiz while Famous Five won the nearest too question. Terry Haynes won the bottle of wine.


Methodist Church

The Sunday morning service at 10.15am will be taken by Mr H Barnett. The welcoming steward will be Jean while Adrea, Nigel & Amber will provide the flowers. There is a karate club on Monday at 7pm and the majorettes meet on Thursday and Friday at 4.30pm. There will be a bible study in the medical centre on Church Street on Thursday at 7pm. On Saturday the Church will hold its annual Garden party that will be opened at 3pm by Mr and Mrs Wayne Ashton from Shafton.


Town council

The next meeting of the Town council will take place on Tuesday 28 July at 6pm in the Methodist Church Hall. The council will also begin its judging of residents gardens on Monday. Should you wish your garden to be included, contact any councillor or telephone Jan or Sarah on 01226 714681.


Spiritualist Church

There will be Healing in the church by approved healers tonight from 6 till 6.45pm followed at 7pm with an open circle. On Sunday at 6pm till 7.15 there will be a further demonstration of mediumship taken by Jean Crilly from Chesterfield. Refreshments will be served after each service. The rest of the demonstrators for July will be David Sinclair from Sheffield and Karan Rainey from South Kirkby. There will be a graphology evening which is the art of reading handwriting by Jackie Jennings on Wednesday 22 July from 7.15pm till 8.15pm.


Pop In

The next meeting of the Pop in club that is held at the Methodist church Hall will be on Thursday 23 July from 9.15am till 11am. Everyone is invited to pop in for tea, coffee, biscuits and a chat. Proceeds will be towards Church funds.


Grange House

At the social evening on Thursday Rita Ford won the raffle while Violet Gash won on Friday. Audrey Marsh claimed Monday’s prize. The trip to Southport that has been arranged by Linda Millburn the warden on 21 July is now fully booked and will leave Grange house at 8.45am and return from Southport at 5pm.


Women’s Fellowship

The women’s fellowship meets in the Methodist Church every Monday at 2pm.


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