Thank you to the members who attended the interesting and informative meeting last night at the Brunswick. A special thank you to the Police representative, who informed the meeting of the current crime statistics. The next meeting will be on NOVEMBER 24th at THE BRUNSWICK 5.30pm – Please put it on your calendar now!
Christmas Lights Switch On – Tombola & Raffle prizes needed!!
Can you help?? We are looking for inexpensive tombola prizes and also decent raffle prices for the Switch On. All donations will be gratefully received and will also promote your business. Please can you leave them with Barbara Ball, Town Clerk, at the Town Hall.
AGENDA FOR TONIGHTS MEETING 5.30 BRUNSWICK 27th OCTOBER
5.30 pm on Tuesday 27th October 2015 at Brunswick Pub (upstairs), Wetherby Agenda Vice Chair’s Welcome Apologies Previous Minutes Issues arising from Previous Minutes Crime Report (with Gaynor Duffy) Treasurer’s Report Christmas Lights Switch on Car parking update (Morrison’s and issues reported in the local news) Any Promotions/discounts special offers from Members Any Other Business – Issues/concerns from Members
Wetherby in Support of the Elderly (WiSE) is a registered charity organisation funded by Leeds City Council Adult Social Care. Since its launch twelve years ago, its aim has been consistent – to improve the quality of life for local elderly people. Managed by a small team of staff and dedicated Trustees, together with the support of 130 very generous volunteers, aged between 17 and 80+, WiSE deliver a wide range of community based services, activities and support within Wetherby and the surrounding villages. Full details can be found on their website www.w-ise.org.uk
Wetherby Racecourse Media Release for immediate release, Tuesday, October 13, 2015 New stand to be built at Wetherby Racecourse in 2016 Wetherby Racecourse is delighted to announce an exciting new £3.2-million investment plan for the replacement of the old Members’ Stand. Originally known as the “Members’ Grandstand”, the building was opened in April, 1960, and it has served the racecourse and several generations of Wetherby racegoers admirably during its 55-year life-span. The building has been used for many different purposes including the jockeys’ changing room and weighing room, the members’ restaurant and bars for both members and non-members. It is currently home to one of the two betting shops at the racecourse, the owners and trainers bar and the paddock viewing gallery, as well as the press and...
West Yorkshire Police have informed us that there have been a number of thefts from vehicles in the Wetherby area. All have been from unsecured cars. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU LOCK YOUR CAR WHEREVER YOU LEAVE IT. SOME OF THE THEFTS HAVE BEEN FROM DRIVES DON’T MAKE IT EASY FOR THE CRIMINAL
MEETING 29TH SEPTEMBER 2015 – THE BRUNSWICK 5.30PM
5.30 pm on Tuesday 29th September 2015 at Brunswick Pub (upstairs), Wetherby Agenda Vice Chair’s Welcome Apologies Previous Minutes Crime Report (with Gaynor Duffy) Treasurer’s Report Christmas Lights Switch on Car parking update Any Promotions/discounts special offers from Members Any Other Business – Issues/concerns from Members
PRESS RELEASE Wetherby’s search for Townsperson of the Year Wetherby Lion’s are looking for nominations for this year’s Wetherby Townsperson of the Year and they need your suggestions. Townsperson of the Year has become one of Wetherby’s most popular traditions to recognise the amazing people who contribute without reward for the town of Wetherby. The deadline for nominations is 1st December 2015 and entries will be scrutinised by a panel of Wetherby people including last year’s winner and the Wetherby Town Mayor. The winner will be presented at The Dickensian Christmas Market, Wetherby on 13th December 2015. Current title holder Jo Maltby from #wetherbyhour said ‘It was a complete shock and honour to receive this title. I love our town and have the utmost respect for the business men...