A big MASSIVE thank you to everyone who has donated over the last few weeks. We have over 150 gifts to give to the Mission Xmas campaign Well done everyone and thanks again!
Members of St Patrick’s Union of Catholic Mother’s recently celebrated 70 years as a parish organisation. Mass was celebrated at St Patricks in Birstall by their Parish Priest Rev David Bulmer and attended by parishioners and members from neighbouring churches in the area. the service was followed by afternoon tea.
Established in 2017, Batley & Spen Youth Theatre Company was set up in Batley, West Yorkshire to celebrate and pay tribute to the life of the late Jo Cox, MP for Batley & Spen, and leave a lasting legacy in the town which will benefit young people for many years to come. Following last year’s(…)
The planters outside our Batley office have had a make over thanks to Batley Alliance. The green fingered group who have supported the town for many years decided it was to time to spruce up the beds and planters around Batley. So for the last couple of years they have been planting and digging away(…)
A recent survey has revealed that Batley is one of the leading towns in the country when it comes to growth. In comparison to other similar towns Batley is experiencing something of a resurgence when it comes to retail and leisure growth. All of which comes as no surprise to Andrew Marsden of our Batley(…)
Come and find the friendly dragons hiding in the shop windows from 14th April. Carefully look in all the windows and write on your entry form the name of the shops where you find a friendly dragon. Some of the dragons will be holding a letter. Collect all the letters and it will spell the(…)
A date for your diaries. Birstall Cricket Club are holding a music festival on Sunday 27th May 2018. Free entry. Doors open from 12 noon and there will be 5 live acts on stage from 2.00pm onwards. An outside bar and BBQ a good day out for all the family.
The countdown is on to this year’s Batley Christmas lights switch on celebration. This year, after the Council were no longer able to fund and organise it, the event the switch on is brought to you by Batley Business Association with sponsorship support from Fox’s biscuits and Creative Scene. And there is certainly plenty going(…)
The lovely ladies at our Birstall Office are holding a coffee morning selling tea, coffee and cakes from 10.00am onwards on 29th September 2017. Please come along everybody is welcome as all proceeds raised will go to MacMillan Cancer Support. Any questions please contact Melissa Crabtree on 01924 443900.
Billed as a “Big, Bold and bonkers day in Batley” the festival returns for it’s sixth year. There promises to be lots to see and do, with a whole host of entertainment, interactive crafts and arts, stalls, music and more. You can enjoy everything fun some spray paint fun to watching giant stilt walkers juggling;(…)