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From Brierley and the surrounding area

 19 June 2009

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In the Smithies Wednesday night pool league the village club played the Rose & Crown at home and lost 5-2. Winning players for Brierley were Kenneth Clarke and John Beasley. Next week they will play at home to the Pack Horse at Royston.


Pop In

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


Women’s Fellowship

The women’s fellowship meets in the Methodist Church every Monday at 2pm. Last week the ladies enjoyed a Rally at Grimethorpe.


Methodist Church

The Sunday morning service at 10.15am will be taken by Mr T Marshall. The welcoming steward will be Norma while Ann Dobson 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 Wednesday there will be a Beetle Drive & pie and pea supper. Tickets are £4 for adults and £3 for children. Forthcoming events include Saturday 27 June, Talent showcase for young musicians, volunteers required are required please see Edwin. On Saturday 11 July the Church will hold its annual Garden party that will be opened by Mr and Mrs Wayne Ashton from Shafton.


Women’s Institute

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


Spiritualist Church

There will be Healing in the church by approved healers tonight from 6 till 6.45pm followed at 7 with an Open circle. On Sunday at 6pm till 7.15 there will be a demonstration of mediumship taken by Gill Newton from Crofton. The demonstrator next week will be Dinah Burke from Wath upon Dearth. Refreshments will be served after each service. There will be a clairvoyance fair open day on 27 June starting at 11am while 4pm. There will be private readings, Raike, Gemstone jewellery and much more.


Brierley Cubs FC

All the Brierley teams will play in a further tournament at Royston tomorrow.


Town Council

The next meeting will be on Tuesday in the Council chambers Grimethorpe at 6pm.


Boys Brigade

Both the Junior Boys and Company Section meetings will take place in the Methodist Church Hall on Wednesday. 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.


Village club

There is a quiz night every Monday starting at 9pm. Last week the winner was Volvo Phil.


Grange House

The social evenings will return to normal tonight. Linda Millburn the warden has arranged a trip to Southport on 21 July for the residents. For further details on the trip, telephone Linda on 01226 711221


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