What’s On

THURSDAY 3 NOVEMBER

Pocklington U3A drop-in coffee morning, Pocklington Arts centre, 10am-12pm. Entrance £1.

FRIDAY 4 NOVEMBER

The Shore, United Services Club, 8.45pm. Tickets £3.

Clothes fashion show, Barmby Moor Primary School, 7pm. Tickets £5 (including a glass of wine) available by emailing nessi1@aol.com or phoning 07919 523347. In aid of Barmby Moor Pre-school.

SATURDAY 5 NOVEMBER

Rose and Ray’s Coffee Morning, 2 The Paddock, Wilberfoss, 10am-12pm. Bacon butties, cake, tea, coffee etc. In aid of John the Baptist Church. £1 entry.

Children’s art class: ‘Something Bright for Bonfire Night’, Pocklington Arts Centre, 10am-12pm. Create a magical picture using soft pastels and glitter.

Pocklington Chrysanthemum Society show, Burnby Hall. We cater for many interests, including cookery, handicrafts, floral art, photography and fruit and vegetable growing. Contact Sheila Smith on 01759 304036 for more details.

John Morgan, United Services Club, 8.45pm.

SUNDAY 6 NOVEMBER

Winter afternoon tea, All Saints’ Church, Aughton, 2pm-4pm.

Craft Fair, Melbourne Village Hall, 10.30am-3pm. Refreshments available.

Family Sunday lunch, Stamford Bridge Village Hall, 12.30pm. Tickets are £10 for adults, £5 for children. Under 5s go free. For tickets call 01759 371078 or call Rutherford’s in the village.

22nd annual craft fair, Burnby Hall, 10.30am-4pm. Large hall full of professional stall holders. Come and do your Christmas shopping on your doorstep, buy a raffle ticket to win a weekend away and sit and drink tea or coffee in a wonderful Christmas atmosphere. It is the perfect way to start (or continue) your Christmas preparations. Admission £1, including a free cup of tea or coffee. Accompanied children free. Organised and in aid of  7th Pocklington Guides. For more details please phone 01759 304737.

TUESDAY 8 NOVEMBER

Women’s Fellowship Meeting, Pocklington Methodist Church, 2.30pm. Speaker: Rev G. Dougill.

THURSDAY 10 NOVEMBER

“Playing with words” – a one-day creative writing workshop, Pocklington Youth Centre, 10am-4pm. Come and kick-start your imagination. In a small, friendly group you can explore your writing with a series of fun exercises designed to build short-stories. We’ll look at character, dialogue and plot, plus the biggest challenge of all – how to get started and keep writing. Please book in advance by contacting Sue Cooper (local writer and journalist) on 01759 368286 or email sc2323@btinternet.com. Cost: £30 (refreshments included but not lunch).

SATURDAY 12 NOVEMBER

Informal acoustic sing-around, Boot and Slipper pub, Barmby Moor, 8.30pm. Includes raffle.

Debbi Francis, United Services Club, 8.45pm.

Autumn Fayre, Bolton Methodist Chapel, 11am-1.30pm. Hot soup and bacon butties, cakes, preserves, cards etc.

Barmby Moor Parish Walk, St Catherine’s Church, 9.30am. All are very welcome. There will be a pub lunch after the walk. For more details, contact Janet Toes on 01759 302924.

Charity barn dance with Hot Not Bothered. Raising money for Multiple Sclerosis Trust. Tickets £10, including a buffet supper. There is also a bar. For tickets call Diane on 01759 372583 or email leydi26@btinternet.com.