VISITOR & COMMUNITY INFORMATION POINT

For information and leaflets on local attractions and services, visit our visitor and community information point.

The friendly team at the Key Centre are always happy to tell you what's on or assist with any enquires.


 

OFFICE SERVICES
Full colour photocopying, laminating and fax facilities all at competitive rates.

WENSLEYDALE CHILDREN'S CENTRE IN MIDDLEHAM KEY CENTRE:

Stay & Play: Thursdays 1.30pm to 3.00pm  in the Richard III room  Taking summer break from 23rd July until 3rd September, except for the weigh-in session on Thurs 27th August.  Next Stay and Play on 10 September

Please ring 01609 532595 to book.


CUPPA WITH A COPPER 

PCSO Richard Braddick, your local PCSO, visits the Key Centre each month.   

Next date to be confirmed.  For further details please ring 01969 624002

Middleham residents can pick up an RDC green box, blue  bag  and green  garden waste bags from The Key Centre. Green boxes and blue bags are free of  charge. Green garden waste bags are £2.08 a roll.

RECYCLING SUPPLIES


MIDDLEHAM QUILTERS

The makers of the wonderful Millennium Hanging, which adorns our foyer, meet every Monday from 11.00am to 2.30pm.  Returning after summer break on  7 September.


WENSLEYDALE DECORATIVE & FINE ARTS SOCIETY

Taking Summer Break


ANTIQUES & COLLECTORS FAIRS:

Held the last Sunday each month (except December).  Open from 10.00am to 4.00pm Refreshments available.

Next Fairs: Sunday 30 August & 27 September.  For details or to book a stall ring Stella Pheysey Johnson Tel 01969 625692.

MIDDLEHAM & DALES LOCAL HISTORY GROUP:   

Autumn course of 3 sessions: 22 September,   6 & 20 October - 'From fibre to fabric, a hands-on exploration of some techniques in the development of textile crafts, with special emphasis on sheep and wool'.  Speaker: Louisa Gidney.  For further details please ring Tony Keates on 01969 640436 or email: dotandtony@ btinternet.com

BOOKS FOR SALE: 

Fall in love with Local Food in North Yorkshire: 90 page directory available at Middleham Key Centre, price 50p


BOOK SWAP

If you need a clear out of books after Christmas bring them to our Book Swap.  Feel free to pop in and browse, to borrow books free of charge or to bring good quality books to be enjoyed by others.  We have a good selection of adult and children's fiction, non- fiction If you don't have a book to swap a donation of 50p would be gratefully received.

WALKING:

A Grand Day Out (well 5 actually)            Five fantastic short walks in Wensleydale including walks around Hawes, Bolton Castle, Aysgarth, Middleham & Jervaulx. Booklet price £3.00

The Six Dales Trail (A 38 mile walk from Otley to Middleham)

The Six Dales Trail runs through some of the most beautiful, yet little - known countryside in the Yorkshire Dales, in Northern England. The trail starts in Otley, 12 miles northwest of Leeds, and heads north, for 38 miles to Middleham, traversing the Nidderdale area of outstanding natural beauty along its way, and taking the walker into 6 dales, each with its own distinctive character: £5.99

KEY CENTRE QUIZ - FRIDAY      2 OCTOBER, 7.00 FOR 7.30 PM

Pie and pea supper with tea and coffee - prebook your ticket for the pie order.   Bring your own refreshments.

'T' IN THE AFTERNOON: Every Wednesday afternoon at 2.00 - 3.30 pm for tea, biscuits and chat.  All welcome, bring any craft or just chat. Gentlemen are welcome too!

HEALTH FUSION AT THE KEY CENTRE -  For bookings ring: 01969 623354 or email: leyburnphysio@btconnect.com

FAIRHURST'S BISTRO: To make a table reservation ring  01969 624668.  For further details of theme nights, or in-house and outside catering for private functions.                   Email:   guy@fairhursts.co.uk     or www.fairhursts.co.uk   for in-house and outside catering for private functions.

Theme nights:  £25 per person for 3 courses:

21/22 August  -  Goan Curry Night

The Bistro is also available for private dining and parties.   Bigger events/functions can be catered for in the Richard III Room for up to 100 guests.  Access to the Bistro is from the rear of the Key Centre.


Come play Bridge at The Key Centre -

WENSLEYDALE BRIDGE CLUB

Come to play Bridge on Wednesday evenings.  If you do not have a partner, or are a complete beginner, please contact us, so that we can arrange for a partner or instructor for you.

Contact Susan Mackellar 01748 822261 or Mary Buglass 01969 623533

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LUNCHEON CLUB:

Meet weekly on Thursdays, at 12 noon providing a valuable social occasion for the  over 60's.  Please note the summer break: there will be NO lunch clubs on 13, 20 & 26 August.  Returning on 3 September.

Everyone welcome, ring 01969 624002 for further details.


MIDDLEHAM TOWN COUNCIL:           The Town Clerk's office is situated in the Key Centre and the clerk, Sue McDonnell can be contacted on 01969 625225 or email: mtcouncil@talktalkbusiness.net

Normal council office opening hours:

Tuesdays   9.00am - 4.00 pm

Wednesdays 9.00am - 4.00pm

Thursdays  9.00am - 4.00 pm


Town Council Meeting:  Wednesdays:        26 August, 30 September in the Garden Room at 7.00 pm


 

MIDDLEHAM MOBILE POST OFFICE

The Middleham "mobile post office" service  is available near Central Stores, Middleham:

     Mondays    11.00 am to 12 noon

     Tuesdays     9.30 am - 10.30 am

     Thursdays  11.00 am - 12.00 noon 

      Fridays       10.30 am - 11.45 am


For further information phone 08457 223344 or visit: www.postoffice.co.uk


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