Yesterday I had quite a busy day Civic duty wise, firstly I attended the Parish Council's Civic Service, which was beautifully hosted by Christ Church, Barkisland. The Service was led by Reverend Geoff Spedding and music played by Friendly Brass Band, the special arrangement of 'Abide with Me' was most poignant. Afterwards refreshments were served [...]
To mark the centenary of the end of the 1914-18 Great War, the Parish Council has produced a Commemorative Booklet, which you should receive with the November edition of ‘Go Local”. Though a time for national reflection and remembrance, this booklet also looks at the impact WW1 had on our Parish: family stories and pictures; the effect [...]
The Parish Council is to hold its Civic Sunday Service at Christ Church, Barkisland at 11.00am and afterwards light refreshments at the Barkisland Cricket Club, Scammonden Road, Barkisland. If you wish to attend the service, please contact the clerk on 01422 823245 by Wednesday 24th October 2018.