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From Brierley and the surrounding area

 23 October 2009

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Womenís Fellowship

The womenís fellowship meet in the Methodist Church Hall on Mondayís at 2pm.


Womenís Institute

The next meeting will take place in the Methodist Church on Wednesday 11 November.


Pop In

The next meeting of the Pop in club that is held at the Methodist church Hall will be on Thursday 5 November from 9.15am till 11am. Everyone is invited to pop in for tea, coffee, biscuits and a chat. Proceeds will be towards Church funds.


Methodist Church

The Sunday morning service at 10.15am will be lead by Mrs C Halliday. The welcoming steward will be Norma and Lee & Magdi will provide the flowers. There is a karate club on Monday and Thursday at 7pm and the majorettes meet on Thursday and Friday at 4.30pm. A Bible study will take place in the medical centre on Church Drive on Thursday at 7pm.  On Saturday 7 November the  Autumn Fayre will take place at 3pm and will be opened by  Mrs Phyllis Holling


Village club

There is a quiz night every Monday starting at 9pm. Philip Illingworth won last week. Names are now being taken for the Grahamís taxi pool knockout trophy. The social club members have also decided to add a snooker, dominoes and darts handicap this year.

Town council

The next council meeting will tale place on Wednesday at 6pm in Brierley Methodist Church Hall. The following activities have been planned for the half term holiday next week, Wednesday 1pm-3pm 'Artist Workshop', Thursday  10.30-1.30pm 'Street Dance Workshop' , Thursday  4-6pm 'Halloween Party' and Friday 1pm-3pm 'Artist Workshop'. All the events will take place at Lifestyles, Grimethorpe.


Brierley Cubs FC

In the Charles Rice Sunday league, the under 11s lost 10-3 at home to Hemsworth Terriers with Mattie Hardman scoring a hat trick for Brierley. They will take on North Gawber away from home on Sunday in the League cup. Kick off time to be arranged.


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. There will be a demonstration of mediumship this Sunday from 6pm till 7.15pm. The demonstrator will be Linda Shepard from Rotherham.


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.



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