Melmerby and Wath

Melmerby and Wath

Julie Prescott

World Challenge: Josh Ranson from Wath is organising a collection of old clothes, bedding, curtains, soft toys, shoes, belts and handbags for Bag2TheFuture to raise funds so that he take part in the World Challenge trip to Costa Rica and Nicaragua organised through Ripon Grammar School where he is a pupil. If you have any donations (sorry no bric a brac), please contact Fiona on 01765 640361 to organise collection.

Melmerby Play and Pre School: Easter egg hunt on Monday, March 25 from 9.15am at Melmerby Village Hall. Lots of fun with an Easter egg hunt, Easter bonnet parade and craft activities, refreshments and cakes, something for everyone! For further details contact Stacey Penrose on 01765 641226 or

Inn-Clusive Luncheon Club: the next meeting will at the Black Horse at Kirklington on Wednesday, March 27, 12.30 for 1pm. Please contact Margaret Potter on 01765 640237 or for further information including menu details.

Coffee Morning: will take place in aid of Saint Michael’s Hospice at Samwaies Hall, Wath on Saturday, March 30 10am-1pm. Cakes and tombola as well as refreshments. Funds raised for a trek in Everest Base Camp in aid of the hospice.

Electoral Roll: if you would like to be part of the electoral roll for St Mary’s church and play a more active part in the local church, forms are now available either from the church or from Jane Bastow on 01765 640365.

Wath 100 Club: to be part of this club and have the opportunity to win £50 , contact David Price on 01765 640355.

Church Services: Sunday, March 17 St Mary’s Church, Wath 10.30am Holy Communion. Melmerby Chapel 6.30pm Evening Worship with Rev Pat Malham.

Melmerby Village Hall: to book contact Mrs J Frost on 01765 640075.

Samwaies Hall, Wath: to book telephone 07514226855 or see website . Please note this is a new number for booking. Please leave a message and the bookings secretary will get back to you.