Pilgrimage to Santiago about to set off

Today we are leaving Boroughbridge for our pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, the shrine of St James in Galicia, Spain.  We are a disparate group, only three from St James, but pulling in friends from Manchester, Amble and Ireland!  We have a little prayer leaflet to share, with a prayer a day – if you … [Read more…]

Walk of Witness

All Saints’, Kirby Hill to St James’, Boroughbridge – This morning, 26 of us took part in a very successful joint venture between the two churches, ending up with much-appreciated refreshments at St James’.  It was the first event of the Walkers are Welcome Easter Walking Festival in the town.

Roecliffe Quiz Night: 20th March

A QUIZ NIGHT will be held in Roecliffe on Tuesday, March 20th at 7.30pm in the Crown Inn. Please don’t arrive until 7.15pm at the earliest since the Church Annual Meeting might not have finished.

Clipping the Church

Clipping the Church at St James’ on 11th March. Clipping the church is an ancient English custom. The word “clipping” is Anglo-Saxon in origin, and is derived from the word “clyppan”, meaning “embrace” or “clasp”. Clipping the church involves either the church congregation or local children holding hands in an outward-facing ring around the church. … [Read more…]

All in the April Evening – 13th April 2018

All in the April Evening – A Musical Feast at St James’ Church, Boroughbridge Friday 13th April 2018, 7.30pm. Presented by Freddie Davies Featuring Gordon Cree, Scotland’s Favourite Music Maestro, who will play the organ. from the World of Opera, Cheryl Forbes (Mezzo Soprano), and David Bellwood (Violin/Viola). In aid of the St James’ Church … [Read more…]

Minskip Quiz Night – 24 Nov

On Friday 24th November, there will be a Quiz Night for St John’s Church, Minskip. 7.30pm in the Village Hall. Pie & Pea Supper. Tickets £5 per person, £20 per team of four. Available from Dorothy Wilson 322712, Di Freeman 323939, Debbie Hargreaves 322165.

Roecliffe Quiz Night – 14 Nov

On Tuesday November 14th, there will be a Quiz Night at The Crown Inn, Roecliffe, 7.30pm. Please arrange yourselves in teams of 4 or 5 people; however, do still come along and join a team if you are on your own! There will be a raffle (contributions gratefully received).

The Dunsforth Draw

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NOVEMBER DRAW WINNERS!! FIRST PRIZE (£43)          Norma Mummery SECOND PRIZE (£13)     Frank Richards THIRD PRIZE (£7)           Les Sanderson If you would like to join Draw Contact Penny Denny on 322901 or email dunsforthdraw@icloud.com