Residents’ Festival Tickets – Update

Thorner Community Fund Leeds Festival Ticket Allocations 2017 and 2018 We have now completed the main phase of ticket allocation after a successful registration event at The Victory Hall on Sunday 12 March. A big thank you is in order to all of our volunteers and caterers. Along with the residents who didn’t secure tickets …

Leeds Festival – Ticket Allocations 2017

Leeds Festival 2017 Thorner Community Fund Ticket Registration Sunday 12 March, Thorner Victory Hall. Only Thorner residents will be able to queue We will open the doors at 0800 so that you can shelter from the weather. Refreshments will be also available from this time We will start selling tickets at 10.00 We will close …

Community Fund Allocations 2016

Thorner Community Fund Allocation of Thorner Community Fund Grant 2016 All village groups, clubs and societies were invited to apply for an allocation from the 2016 fund. Sixteen bids were received. The grant meeting was held on 6th December 2016. It was attended by the following Thorner Community Fund (TCF) executive committee: Melvin Benn (Festival …

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 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 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

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 …