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.


RICHMONDSHIRE & HAMBLETON CARERS CENTRE

Pop-up information point at Middleham Key Centre on Wednesday 29 June between 10 am and 1 pm.  There will also be an evening presentation to the Town Council at 7 pm, to which members of the public are welcome.

 

 

 

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

Richmondshire Children's Centre: at Middleham Key Centre "Sing & Sign" Thursdays in the Richard III room - term time.  Please ring 01609 532595 for further information.

CUPPA WITH A COPPER 

Your local PCSO usually visits the Key Centre each month.  PCSO Tracie Taylor-Page will be in the Key Centre on:
Wednesday 29 June 1.30-2.30 pm and Thursday 30 June 11.30 -12.30 pm
 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 £2.30 a roll.

RECYCLING SUPPLIES


"A Summer Supper with a Greek Flavour".  Friday 29 July in Richard III Hall.  Greek menu with music and raffle.  Dress optional.  Tickets available from the Key Centre office or from Angela on 01969 623472.

MIDDLEHAM QUILTERS

The makers of the wonderful Millennium Hanging, which adorns our foyer, meet every Monday from 11.00am to 2.30pm.  


WENSLEYDALE DECORATIVE & FINE ARTS SOCIETY

 For further details contact Ros Higson 01765 635244


ANTIQUES & COLLECTORS FAIRS:

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

Next Fairs: 26 June & 31 July.  For details or to book a stall ring Stella Pheysey Johnson Tel 01969 625692.

MIDDLEHAM & DALES LOCAL HISTORY GROUP:   

For further details please ring Tony Keates on 01969 640436 or email: dotandtonyk@ 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

RICHARD III FESTIVAL           1-3 JULY 2016 - see separate page for more detailed information

Events commence on Friday evening, with a York Waits concert in Middleham church.  On Saturday there is an evening of talks at the Key Centre and on Sunday, An afternoon of talks.  Tickets available for the Key Centre Office or call 01969 624111.  Free events take place in the town throughout Saturday and Sunday.

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

FAIRHURST'S BISTRO: Enquiries: 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.

'Pie and Pud Nights': Friday 2 July.  £27.50 per person for 3 courses plus a glass of Gamekeeper Ale.

'Proper Steak Nights': 30 July.  £29.95 per person for 3 courses plus a flute of fizz.

Open for Sunday Lunch on the last Sunday of each month. 

Ring 01969 624668 or see  www.fairhursts.co.uk/bistro for more information

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 in the Lady Anne Neville Room.  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

LUNCHEON CLUB:

Meet weekly on Thursdays, at 12 noon providing a valuable social occasion for the  over 60's.  

Everyone welcome, ring 01969 624002 for further details.


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


MIDDLEHAM TOWN COUNCIL:           The Town Clerk's office is situated in the Key Centre, tel: 01969 625225 or email: mtcouncil@talktalkbusiness.net


Normal council office opening hours:

Tuesday   9.00am - 4.00 pm

Wednesday 9.00am - 4.00pm

Thursday  9.00am - 4.00 pm

Town Council Meeting:  Wednesday:        29 June & 20 July 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


 All Rights Reserved by Middleham Key Centre - Charity No. 1071636