Events Diary

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Jun
22
Thu
The Northern Aldborough Music Festival
Jun 22 @ 7:30 pm – Jul 1 @ 11:00 pm

Festival runs from 22nd June until 1st July. Full details on www.aldboroughfestival.com

Jun
30
Fri
Folk Night @ St Wilfrid’s Community Centre, Ripon
Jun 30 @ 8:00 pm

An evening of live music at St Wilfrid’s Community Centre, Trinity Lane, Ripon.  £3 on the door.
New performers welcome or just come along and listen.  Every last Friday of each month.  Contact Tish on tishhw@ waitrose.com

Jul
1
Sat
Coffee Morning @ St James' Church
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Church Lane, Boroughbridge. 01423 504913

Jul
2
Sun
Minskip Midsummer Family Fete @ Minskip Lodge
Jul 2 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Come and join us for a great family afternoon at Minskip Midsummer Family Fete! In aid of St John’s Church, Minskip. Lunch – Barbecue, Salads & Pudding. Children’s Games, Auction of promises, Live Music from The Palm Court Dance Orchestra, Treasure Hunt, Stalls & Bar. Children’s Fancy Dress – Prizes! Tombola. Old photos of Minskip on display. Adults £10, Children £5 (Under 5’s free). Family of 4 £25. For tickets, call 01423 323939 or 01423 322712.

Jul
5
Wed
Youth Club @ Boroughbridge Social Club
Jul 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

For children & young people aged 9-14. £1.50 including drink & snack. 07881 797716

Aldborough, Boroughbridge & Dunsforth WI @ Aldborough Village Hall
Jul 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Gardening Quiz: A visual quiz with Debbie and Tish. 01423 325013

Jul
9
Sun
All Saints Active8 @ All Saints Church, Kirby Hill
Jul 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

For children of all ages, craft activities, story and prayer. Parents stay to chat/take part. Coffee/tea for parents. www.allsaintskirbyhill.org.uk

Jul
12
Wed
Youth Club @ Boroughbridge Social Club
Jul 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

For children & young people aged 9-14. £1.50 including drink & snack. 07881 797716

Jul
14
Fri
Friends of Roman Aldborough @ Aldborough Village Hall
Jul 14 @ 7:30 pm

John Clayton, the Man who saves Hadrian’s Wall. Frances McIntosh, Curator of Roman Collections, English Heritage, Corbridge. Admission £5, FORA members free. 01423 325808.

Roecliffe WI @ Cooking Fantastic
Jul 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Visit to Cooking Fantastic. 01423 322335.

Jul
15
Sat
Coffee Morning @ Boroughbridge Methodist Church Hall
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Horsefair, B’bridge YO51 9AH. All welcome.

Jul
19
Wed
Youth Club @ Boroughbridge Social Club
Jul 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

For children & young people aged 9-14. £1.50 including drink & snack. 07881 797716

Jul
28
Fri
Folk Night @ St Wilfrid’s Community Centre, Ripon
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm

An evening of live music at St Wilfrid’s Community Centre, Trinity Lane, Ripon.  £3 on the door.
New performers welcome or just come along and listen.  Every last Friday of each month.  Contact Tish on tishhw@ waitrose.com

Jul
29
Sat
Village Fun Day @ Roecliffe Village Green
Jul 29 @ 3:00 pm

Bring your own BBQ food and picnic. The village will provide tables, chairs, BBQs (from 5pm), salad, etc. Games, rounders, treasure hunt, tug of war, tombola, Bake Off (Adults Pavlova, Kids Traybake). Proceeds for the cost of trees in the village which need to be felled. 07824 557253

Aug
5
Sat
Yorkshire Day Lunch @ Boroughbridge Methodist Church Hall
Aug 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Horsefair, B’bridge YO51 9AH. All welcome.

Aug
8
Tue
Skelton-on-Ure WI @ Skelton Village Hall
Aug 8 @ 7:30 pm

A whale of a Tale with Jenny Stacey. 01845 501848

Aug
13
Sun
Secret Gardens of Boroughbridge
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

A selection of Gardens of Boroughbridge will open their gates for you to see them in all their glory!
Tickets will be available in advance or on the day.
Gardens open from 10am-4.30pm.
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Sep
2
Sat
FORA Open Days @ Aldborough Museum
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

‘Heuristics’ will bring Aldborough Roman Museum to life with their hands-on approach to Roman inventions.

Sep
3
Sun
FORA Open Days @ Aldborough Museum
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

‘Heuristics’ will bring Aldborough Roman Museum to life with their hands-on approach to Roman inventions.

Sep
8
Fri
Roecliffe WI @ Roecliffe School
Sep 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Role of the Hand Knitting Designer with Wendy Knight. 01423 322335.

Sep
12
Tue
Boroughbridge Historical Society @ The Jubilee Room
Sep 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

“Local Musicians”. A look at the history of the Brass Band movement. With Gavin Holman. All welcome – guests £3, members free. The talk will be followed by tea and biscuits.

Skelton-on-Ure WI @ Skelton Village Hall
Sep 12 @ 7:30 pm

Food and Health over the last Century with A Halliday. 01845 501848

Sep
13
Wed
Aldborough, Boroughbridge & Dunsforth WI @ Aldborough Village Hall
Sep 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Designing Hand Knits: Wendy Knight gives a talk about her career in textile design. Competition:  a knitting pattern. 01423 325013

Sep
16
Sat
Coffee Morning @ Boroughbridge Methodist Church Hall
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Horsefair, B’bridge YO51 9AH. All welcome.

Sep
20
Wed
Friends of Roman Aldborough @ Aldborough Village Hall
Sep 20 @ 7:30 pm

Surveying Pompeii and other Roman sites. Dr Sophie Hay, Southampton University. Admission £5, FORA members free. 01423 325808.

Sep
22
Fri
Friends of Roman Aldborough @ St Andrew's Church, Aldborough
Sep 22 @ 7:30 pm

Cambridge University Survey Report Presentation. Martin Millett & Rose Ferraby. Admission £5, FORA members free. 01423 325808.

Sep
23
Sat
Chamber Music Concert @ St James' Church, Boroughbridge
Sep 23 @ 7:30 pm

Concert by The Hallgate Chamber Ensemble from Doncaster, with Carey Williams (Baritone). Proceeds for St James’ Church. Refreshments available. Admission £8. www.boroughbridgechurches.uk

Sep
29
Fri
Music for Macmillan @ Aldborough Village Hall
Sep 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Come along and support local singers & instrumentalists in raising funds for Macmillan. All welcome. Refreshments available. 01423 324276

Oct
1
Sun
Harvest Festival/Lunch @ Boroughbridge Methodist Church Hall
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am

Harvest festival in church at 10.30am followed by Harvest lunch.

Oct
7
Sat
Friends of Roman Aldborough @ Aldborough Village Hall
Oct 7 @ 2:30 pm

Pottery Uncovered: What we have learnt from recent Roman finds in Yorkshire. Anne Jenner, Pottery Analyst, York Archaeology Trust. Admission £5, FORA members free. 01423 325808.

Oct
10
Tue
Boroughbridge Historical Society @ The Jubilee Room
Oct 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

AGM & Members’ Evening. All welcome – guests £3, members free. Followed by refreshments.

Skelton-on-Ure WI @ Skelton Village Hall
Oct 10 @ 7:30 pm

Why a Will Might Not Be Enough with Robin Allen. 01845 501848