tea lightzsSet your clocks to go back Saturday night, not tonight as the picture says
If you don’t have children it means an extra hour in bed..... you lucky people
Over the next week, we will be welcoming 2 new members , one of them is very new to using social networking…. Keep an eye out for smiley teeth and an agent that can help sell your home
Finally, a fair few roads have been re-surfaced this week, I know the council has had major cuts this year, but it does worry me what they’re using on the road….#moreliketreacle
Are you all set for Halloween and the half term, here’s what’s on in the local area:
Monday at Garforth Library Monday 26th Spooky Fun from 11 – 12 – Ghostly craft activities and stories, Take part in the Ghost parade and come dressed up as a scary creature for a chance to win the spooky competition - suitable for families with children aged up to 11 years no booking required
Monday 9 am-11pm Stay and Play Creepy Crafts
Wednesday 9 am-11am Creep Crafts
Friday make your own Tea lights
Make sure you get your tickets for, Friday 30th - 5pm – 7pm Spooky spectacular – buy your tickets
Monkey Maze Friday 30th from 4-6pm
Angels and Butterflies – Look on their Facebook page for half term Sand Art and workshops
Swillington Organic Farm - The Green Movie family Matinee has sold out but FRIGHT NIGHT BONE CHILLER at £15 from 8pm-11pm 18+ only
Lotherton Hall from Saturday 24th - 31st October
Spooky Scarecrow Trail
Follow the clues around the estate and see the spooky scarecrows on display. Don't forget to visit the Witches cottage! 24th October - 1st November. 10.00am-4.00pm.
On the 31st October is Halloween Day. Come dressed up for our Halloween special. With spooky craft activities, face-painting and more!
On Tuesday 27th October 11.00am - 4.00pm is 'Lotherton Ghosts.' Learn about Lothertons family of dogs in the pet cemetery with tail-wagging crafts. (meet at the pet cemetery)
Wednesday 28th October 11.00am - 3.00pm. 'Make a mini scarecrow' Inspired by Lotherton's resident scarecrows, make your own mini scarecrow to take home. (Meet in the hall.)
Also on the 28th in the Bird Garden Education Room is 'Halloween Creepy Crafts Workshop' make some creepy crafts and find out more about some of our spooky species in the bird garden. 1.00pm-3.00pm.
All these workshops are estate admission only.
#WOTS (word on the street)
I share Tweets and Facebook posts from West Yorkshire Police and Leeds Outer East Police - You too can follow these
Twitter: @WYP_LeedsOuterEast and @WestYorksPolice
Police arrested a male yesterday in Garforth after finding a cannabis farm! #stonehim
Glebelands Recertation Ground, Ninelands Lane – Proposed work for the construction of a flood defence embankment on recreation ground – read more
A great insight at the Site Allocation open meeting today at Welfare Hall today - still on until 7pm tonight, so you still have to go and find out
Instead of listening to rumours about housing, go and find out for yourself what the LCC have to say about the sites that are allocated for 'possible' future housing and infrastructure. It's interesting, it may sway your opinions from what they were when walking in the door, for or against.
Find out the Facts here as to where it's at and what happens next
Weather - Note, the Garforth Live page now has a 3 day Garforth Weather forecast
The mornings are starting to feel like Autumn
Coming soon - A review section, so you, the community or members will be able to put a review for other people to see
SHOP LOCAL, or there will be no, LOCAL SHOP
My name is Christine Thom, I came to live in Garforth nearly 22 years ago; you may have seen me around ?