Brierley Cubs FC
a tournament held at Royston the under 11s finished third.
Following on from the success of the dog show held in Grimethorpe last
summer, Brierley Town council are planning to hold a similar event in
Brierley Park in September. There will be 12 classes to enter in the dog
show each offering rosettes and trophies. Classes will be for both
pedigree and cross breed dogs and also a special class for junior
handling has been scheduled. As well as the dog show there will be
childrenís rides and other side stalls. Local groups are invited to hold
a stall to help raise funds for there causes.
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.
There is a quiz night every Monday starting at 9pm.
Audrey Marsh won the raffle at both the social evenings on Friday and
Monday. 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.
womenís fellowship meets in the Methodist Church every Monday at 2pm.
Last week the Speaker was Deacon Janet.
Town council are offering a community gardener scheme, to offer
assistance to Brierley and Grimethorpe residents who are unable to
maintain their own gardens due to poor health or age. If you know
someone who would benefit from the scheme please contact Jan or Sarah on
01226 714681. The Town council will also begin its judging of residents
gardens during the week commencing 13 July. Should you wish your garden
to be included, contact any councillor or again telephone Jan or Sarah.
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