The Festival of Remembrance exhibition is still on view at Aysgarth church.
EVENTS IN MAY
Tues 14th - 10am to noon, Drop in for Coffee at 1 Town Head Cottage, Thoralby
Wed 15th - 2pm, Wednesday Club Afternoon Tea at Redmire village hall
Mon 20th - 7.30pm, Prayer Fellowship at Brookhouse Farm, Newbiggin (Kristin Whalley)
Wed 22nd - 11am, Deanery Prayer Meeting at Aysgarth church
Mon 27 - 10am to 12.30pm, Bank Holiday plant sale at Castle Bolton church, in aid of Mission Partners.
CHRISTIAN AID WEEK
This is from May 12 to May 18. Christian Aid collection envelopes will be delivered with the Penhill Beacon. There is an address on the envelope with information about where donations can be delivered to.
The benefice's objective this year is to raise £300 to provide a new maternity delivery bed in a clinic in a district of Sierra Leone. In that country 10 women a day die whilst giving birth.
SWALEDALE FESTIVAL EVENTS AT AYSGARTH CHURCH
Mon May 27th at 4pm: Miles Taylor and Andrew Padmore - Songwriters' Inspiration from Great Poets. Adults £8, under 25 £3
Wed May 29th at 7.30pm: Swale Singers - Brahms, A German Requiem. Adults £8, under 25 £3
Fri May 31st at 7.30pm: Leyburn Band conducted by Rebecca Lundberg. Adul;ts £7, under 25 £3
CONCERTS IN JUNE
Sat June 8th at 7pm at Castle Bolton Church: Craven Accordion Orchestra in Concert, in aid of the Marie Curie Charity. Tickets available from Margaret Hall, Tel 07837 922915 or 01969 623012
Sat June 22nd at 7.30pm at Aysgarth church: Piano Recital by Dinara Klinton. Tickets cost £15 (£1 for under 18s and full time students). Tel 01969 663026 or go to www.wensleydaleconcertseries.co.uk. There is a large pay and display car on Church Bank near the junction with the A684. The standard evening rate is £1.50 pay and display. For those with limited mobility there is some parking beside the church.
FESTIVAL OF REMEMBRANCE AND FLOWER FESTIVAL 2018
See Festival of Remembrance for a report and photos about that event from November 9 to 12 2018.
PARKING AT ST ANDREW'S
RCP Parking (Church Bank) has kindly agreed to free parking on Sunday mornings only for those who regularly attend St Andrew's. Permits are available from Margaret Ferguson (650685). There is a reduced rate of £1.50 per car for evening concerts, and there are normally permits available for funerals. For weddings please contact Mrs Ferguson concerning parking.
EVENTS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
Thursday Trekkers: for 5-11 year olds at Middleham School during term time on Thursdays 3.15pm to 4.30pm.
JC 24/7: For young people 11-years and over at Leyburn Methodist hall 7pm to 9pm on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month. Facebook: JC Wensleydale