Summer Newsletter 2015

The Town Council is pleased to advise that the Summer edition of the newsletter has now been delivered to all households in Featherstone by Royal Mail. If any resident has not received their copy please could you contact us using the contact form on this website. Many thanks.

Saturday 4th July is Gala Day!!

This Saturday is Featherstone’s Annual Town Gala!! We have plenty of events and fun activities going on throughout the day at Purston Park. There is a fancy dress competition with the theme of American Independence Day. Prizes will be awarded to Under 5’s, Under 7’s and Under 10’s. We have the school sports taking place at 1.30pm, Jesters Gymnastics at …

No Boxes Just Bins from 14th July

Wakefield Council will collect all recycling in your brown paper bin from 14th July. You can stop using your recycling box after your last collection before this date (shown on your current bin collections calendar) and can put all of your recycling in your brown paper bin. Wakefield Council is making changes to make it easier to recycle and state-of-the-art …

Featherstone Gala Saturday 4th July 2015

Plans are well under way for this years Annual Town Gala. The Parade will start from St Wilfrid’s School at 11am headed by the Parade Marshall, The Pennine Jazz Parade Band with the Mayor Councillor Maureen Tennant-King, the Gala Queen 2014 Miss Brodie Westwood, Gala Queen 2015 Miss Freya Brenton in the lead car. Civic Dignitaries from surrounding towns and …

Mayor’s Civic Service

The Mayor’s Civic Service took place on Sunday 10th May at St Thomas Church. The Civic and Mayor’s awards are made every year honouring local people who make outstanding contribution to the local community. This years Civic Award winners are : Mr Roger Parkinson Featherstone Rovers Volunteer Group Ms Eileen Davis Mr Parkinson has been fundamental in the work that …

Mayor’s Civic Service

On Sunday 10th May 2015 the Mayor’s Civic Service will be held at St Thomas Church, Featherstone. The presentations will take place with St Thomas normal Sunday service which this year includes a baptism.

Featherstone Gala 4th July 2015

Featherstone Gala will this year take place on Saturday 4th July. Starting with the parade leaving St Wilfrid’s Catholic High School at 11:00am Watch this space fore more information coming soon!!  

Annual Town Meeting 18th March

The Annual Town Meeting will be held on 18th March 2015 at Featherstone Methodist Church from 4pm to 7pm. The meeting will be held at 6.30pm.  

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