Dearne area - Down Your Way w/c April 21, 2011


AN EASTER party with entertainment will be held for residents and their families at Dearne Valley Care Centre from 2.30pm today (Thursday). On April 29, there will be a party to celebrate the Royal Wedding.

A SUMMER fair will be held at Bolton Hall Nursing Home on July 16 and anyone wishing to have a stall at the event should contact Donna on 01709 881456. An Easter Bonnet Party takes place today (Thursday).

BOLTON Methodist Knit and Natter Group will meet on Wednesday from 2-4pm.

CIRCUITS Electrical Dearne Quiz League results for Sunday, April 10 were: Clayton Club 24, Spit and Whisper B 26; Collingwood 21, Cricktal 19; Spit and Whisper A 20, Clog 22. The match between Collingwood and Conisbrough Station Hotel on April 3 was won by Station Hotel 31-20.


A STREET party organised by We Love Wombwell will take place on April 29 on Wombwell High Street from 1pm to 3.30pm, with fun fair, side shows and more. The first 300 under-11s will receive, for £1, a Royal Wedding mug, ice cream, pop, crisps, a Union Jack flag and a balloon.

NETMUMS meet today (April 21) at Wombwell Library, from 10 to 11am, for stories and crafts. The next meeting will be on May 5.

WOMBWELL folk can now use a kerbside plastic bottles recycling service run by the Council. The service accepts plastic bottles used to contain: milk, pop, water, bleach, detergent, shampoo, fabric conditioner, and sun tan lotion. Information leaflets have been delivered.

DROP-IN Citizens’ Advice sessions are held each Thursday, from 9.30am-noon at Wombwell Library. A readers’ group is on the third Friday of each month from 1-2pm.


CLASSES due to start shortly at Dearne Enterprise Centre are cookery, maths and English.

AN INSIDE Street Party will be held at Goldthorpe Parish Hall on April 29 to celebrate the Royal Wedding. The event will begin at 10am, there will be a big screen to watch the wedding on and a buffet lunch. Tickets cost £6 for adults, £3 for children.

ARRANGEMENTS are being made at Goldthorpe Parish Church for a pilgrimage to The Holy Land from April 17-24, 2012. For full details contact Fr Carl Schaefer.

A SPONSORED walk for Goldthorpe Parish Church funds will be held at 3pm on Sunday, May 8. Everyone is welcome to join in, contact church members for details.