Leeds Festival – Ticket Allocations 2016

Leeds Festival – Ticket Allocations 2016

Leeds Festival 2016 Thorner Community Fund Ticket Registration 6 March, Thorner Victory Hall. We are keen ensure the ticket allocation system is as fair as possible. Some positive changes were made last year and we will be making further improvements for 2016. We will not be issuing a separate mailshot announcing this event. Please note: (…)

Leeds Festival 2015 – So how did it go?

Leeds Festival 2015 – So how did it go?

Well the dust has settled (yes, it was all dust and sunsets this year) and before thoughts turn to the first frosts, bonfires and fireworks, here are a few reflections from the Thorner Community Fund team. From a ticketing point of view our village has had a very positive year.  We sold out of course(…)

Thorner Brownies – We have a new Brown Owl!

Thorner Brownies – We have a new Brown Owl!

Caroline is our new 1st Thorner Brownies Brown Owl, leading our thriving pack of 24 girls aged 7 – 10, six owl leaders and two young leaders. We meet every Wednesday during term-time 6.00 – 7.30pm at the Thorner School Hall. Caroline can be contacted on 07795 961632.

Scarcroft Then and Now; a History of the Village

Scarcroft Then and Now; a History of the Village

Scarcroft has always been within the ecclesiastical parish of Thorner, but has not previously had its own history recorded.  Scarcroft Then and Now; a History of the Village fills this gap.  The book will be available from Tuesday 2nd December at the shop and post office in Thorner, as well as from the New Inn,(…)

Music Inspirations comes to Thorner

Music Inspirations comes to Thorner

Music Inspirations offers musical learning classes to babies and toddlers from zero to age 3 or 4 years old, as well as after school clubs and weekend classes for children aged between 3 and 7. Learning music is great for the development of many skills, including literacy, maths, social and emotional understanding and many more,(…)

Thorner Historical Society

Thorner Historical Society

Thorner and District Historical Society is pleased to announce that its Website is now live and the address is: www.thornerhistory.org.uk View some of the many images of old Thorner on the Archive Image Gallery and keep up to date with the latest news and events from the Society

Penda Greenway (Old Railway Line) – Meeting 28 October

PENDA GREENWAY In 2008 a report was prepared by Sustrans for Thorner Parish Council to show how the disused railway line might be opened up as a multi purpose route (walking, cycling and horse riding). Since then, regrettably little progress has been made. A meeting has been arranged at Scholes Manor House, Belle Vue Road, Leeds,(…)

Pre school dance music and movement class

Pre school dance music and movement class

I am starting running the above community classes for children at the Victory Hall on the 15th May 2014 from 1pm-1.45pm. The age range is walking to 4 years old. The class is a high impact, high energy fun session that promotes learning, co-ordination and dance with lots of laughter along the way. The first session(…)