A New Village Walk


All villagers and friends are invited to a ‘Castle Hill Caper’ on Sunday, October 4th. Please meet at 1.00pm at the Rose and Crown. The walk is to Castle Hill – a good place for a stop to enjoy the views! – and back via Molly Carr Wood.


Click Screenshot to see a map of the route. It’s about seven miles and is fairly level except for the ascent up to the picnic stop.

School Federation Proposal Consultation

As I’m sure you will know, it is proposed that Denby CE (VA) First School, Farnley Tyas CE (VC) First School and Thurstonland (VC) First School federate from 1st January 2016.

The attached document below is the consultation document regarding this proposal, which is also available on the school website.

Please look at the document and follow the guidance in there to make your comments known.

consultation document FINAL