Administration Assistant – Vacancy

Administration Assistant required. 12-16 hours per week negotiable. The successful applicant must have a good, standard of education and excellent IT skills. Salary £17,072 – £17,772 pro rata depending on experience. Please see below for the Job Profile and Application Form. Alternatively email the Town Council at towncouncil@featherstone-tc.gov.uk to arrange for an application form to be emailed to you direct. Closing …

Great News!!

The Town Council is pleased to announce that the funding for the War Horse project (a place of peace to be together) has been approved by WREN, subject to some minor stipulations. The Town Council would like to thank WREN for giving approval for the funding, Wakefield M.D.C. for all the help and support they have given to assist with …

Tender for Mobile App for iOS and Android Phones

The Town Council is looking to produce a mobile app that will take people on a historical tour around Featherstone. If you would like to submit a price for this contract you should complete the attached form and return this to the Town Council, in an envelope, 31st May 2017 clearly marked ‘App Tender’. Please click here to view more …

Annual Town Meeting – Wednesday 26th April 2017

The Annual Town Meeting will take place at the Methodist Church Hall on Wednesday 26th April 2017. Come along from 4.00pm onwards as we have information stands from Wakefield & District Housing, Leeds Credit Union, National Coal Mining Museum and the Town Council. The meeting takes place at 6.30pm. We hope to see you there!

Limited Tickets Available – Easter Tea Dance

This Thursday will be Featherstone Town Council’s Easter Tea Dance. Due to the popularity of this event we now have limited tickets available. If you would like to attend please come to the Town Hall on Thursday morning to pick up your tickets to avoid disappointment!

Easter Tea Dance – Thursday 30th March

The Town Council are holding our Easter Tea Dance on Thursday 30th March from 4pm to 6.30pm. Tickets are £4.00 each to include light refreshments. Bingo and prizes plus the Mayor’s Raffle in aid of The National Autistic Society. Plus decorate an egg competition! Music as always provided by Mr David and Mrs Jeanette Herries. Due to the high demand …

Featherstone Gala – Saturday 1st July 2017

This year Featherstone Town Gala will be held on Saturday 1st July. If you are a charity or community group and would like to attend then please click here to download out application form. We have many events taking place so please watch this space for further information coming soon!!

A PLACE OF PIECE TO BE TOGETHER

Back in March 2016 the Town Council asked for your opinion on the new artwork which is to be situated in a prominent location at Mill Pond Meadows. We are now at a stage where we are seeking your help and support by creating evidence to submit to WREN for the funding in order that Cod Steaks can construct and …

Charity Auction – Friday 17th February

On Friday 17th February the Mayor of Featherstone will be holding a Charity Auction at Girnhill Lane WMC. We are currently seeking donations that we can auction on the night from local businesses. The aim of Town Mayor is to represent the proud people of Featherstone however, the post also allows the Mayor to choose a charity; this year Councillor …

Christmas Lights Switch On – Wednesday 23rd November

Featherstone Christmas Lights Switch on – Wednesday 23rd November. Festivities start at 4.00pm and the big switch on is at 6.00pm. We have lots of entertainment including Donkey Rides, funfair, North Featherstone Junior & Infants School Choir, stilt walkers, charity stalls, face painter plus  we will have clowns, Izzo and Malteser to keep the children entertained. Come along to what will …