Garforth in Bloom
A wonderful group of Volunteers who help keep Garforth looking beautiful all year round.
You can become a member from as little as £5 a year, which all helps to their funding pot to make, our town look great
Garforth Golf Range
'family friendly, learn practice and improve, everyone welcome.
No membership fees just pop in select your basket size and enjoy! Golf for all'.
Telephone 0113 287 1111
Monday - Friday 9am - 9pm
Saturday, Sunday and
Bank Holidays 9am - 6pm
Garforth Golf Driving Range, was established in 1993.We are open to everyone and no membership is required, simply pop in buy a basket of balls and enjoy, you can learn, practice, improve all while having great fun and exercise.
Garforth Golf Range provides a number of facilities. The range is one of the longest in the UK, featuring a south facing & elevated countryside location and has both grass and power tees in bays.
Our team of professional coaches are available 7 days a week to provide free advice and expert tuition to all levels of golfer at sensible prices.
We are an authorised fitting centre for all the leading brands including Callaway, ping, taylormade, Titleist, Nike, Mizuno and cobra, Our stock is vast and our store is one of the largest in Leeds.
The Country's lowest priced golf equipment is right here in Garforth.
Bumps & Babes
Here at Bumps and Babes we are a social enterprise business providing specialised, friendly and fun Health, Fitness and
Education Courses for Pregnant ladies, new mums with babies and expectant parents
Go Educated Parents'
We offer Antenatal Education and Parenting Course for Expectant Parents. It's a new service, so at present, it's delivered either in your own home on a one-to-one basis in the Garforth area or at our home in the LS15 area.
ENQUIRE ABOUT THIS COURSE
Contact our Specialist Midwives
07950 401 713
07905 143 835
(starts after Easter)
Bumps and Buggyfit for pregnant and new mums with babies
Holiday Inn - Tuesdays 12.00pm
Aqua-natal Babes for new mums and babies
Walton School of Dance Wednesdays 10.00am
Fit Mummies Exercise Class for pregnant and new mums with babies
Whitkirk Thursdays - 10.00am
BabyConnect Massage courses
Holiday Inn - Thursdays 7.00pm
Aqua-natal for pregnant mums
Antenatal Education and Hypnobirthing Courses for expectant parents
Full day courses at weekends
Christine Keith (Band Manager)
Telephone : 07952 312789
Sundays - 6.00pm - 8.30pm
Garforth Methodists Church
The band is always interested to hearing from potential new players or customers requiring our musical services. For general enquiries, bookings, or if you would like to join us, please email the band
Classes and Workshops (Term Time Only)
Contact: Kirsty Bedford
Telephone: 07984 151 110
34a Main Street
Classes and Workshops
After school art class
ages 4 - 10yrs
Mon, Tues, Weds & Fri
Teen class 11- 16yrs
Tuesday’s 2.45- 4.00pm
Adult beginner art classes
Tuesday’s 12.30 -2pm
Our Art classes are designed to inspire imaginations and nurture creativity in a relaxed and friendly environment.
I also offer 1-2-1 art sessions.
Funky Jives are fun freestyle dance sessions for primary aged children to enjoy learning simple routines and gaining co-ordination and special
awareness skills using pom poms, ribbons, scarves, hoops, maracas and bells. They also get to enjoy parachute activities and bubbles. Simple yoga style positions to finish the session ensures a calm child leaves happy and hopefully tired after the energetic session.
Dance party packages are also available
Sessions can be adapted to suit lunchtime or after school clubs in
schools as well as during curriculum time as part of PE lessons.
Contact: Katherine Burgess
Telephone: 07540 893 173
Mondays @ Garforth Methodist Church
Tinies - 9.30-10.00 am
Under 5’s - 10.10-10.50am
Wednesdays @ Kidzone
Under 5’s - 9.30-10.10am
Fridays @ Garforth Methodist Church
Under 5’s - 10.10-10.50am
Garforth & District Lions Club
To empower volunteers to
serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through Lions Clubs.
Serving Garforth & District since 1972
Telephone: 0845 833 5825
Find your voice
Fridays at Walton school of dance
10.30am -11.30am 12-24 months
11.30am -12.30pm 24-36 months
1.00pm -2.00 pm 6-12 months
We'd love you to join us
Speech and Language Therapist
Contact: Hannah Chard
Number: 07923 402 604
Walton School of Dance
Sensory Story time by Find Your Voice Speech and Language therapy is a story time with a difference. Aimed at babies and toddlers, it is all about giving parents the confidence to play and share books with their children, knowing they’re helping to build language skills.
Each six-week course is based on a popular children’s book and includes:
DBS Certified and fully insured
A parent led proposal to open a bilingual through school in Leeds, teachingFrench/English
and Spanish/English It's being created in conjunction with the existing weekend school run by the French and Spanish communities in Leeds.
Work is now underway with the support of the New School Network, who support
applicants through the process of opening a new school. The application is being submitted under the Governments Wave 14 funding application. As part of the application, a city wide consultation is beingundertaken
for the project. No location has been finalised for the proposed school, however, a city wide catchment area is being proposed to ensure those who would like to access a bilingual education can do so.
We wanted to market as much information to this area, so you, as a community can benefit from what's to come.
Please follow our facebook page to keep updated with news and what's coming, when.
Garforth Welfare Hall
Monday Evenings from 8-10pm
There are currently 35 Members who attend this great local activitiy
Team Manager: Shane Duckworth
07868 278 606
1st Team Captain: Lee Dawson
07792 025 564
We train and play out of Garforth Academy, Lidgett Lane and use the Gaping Goose as our Club House. We are an open age Rugby Union side (17-70), for all levels of ability from 1st time players to experienced players. We welcome new players, supporters, members and volunteers who wish to be part of a local club
The Cricket club are looking for new
Dennis Stockton - Chairman.
Telephone 0113 286 2156.
We are a local cricket club situated on Green Lane, Garforth. We have 2 senior teams, a Thursday Evening team and 3 junior teams, under 13s, under 15s and under 17s.
We play in the Wetherby Cricket League.
Is the Women’s Institute for you?
The Women's Institute (WI) was formed in 1915 to revitalise rural communities and encourage women to become more involved in producing food during the First World War. Since then our aims have broadened and we are now the largest voluntary women's organisation in the UK. We celebrated our centenary in 2015 and currently have almost 220,000 members in approximately 6,300 WIs. We play a unique role in providing women with educational opportunities and the chance to build new skills, to take part in a wide variety of activities and to campaign on issues that matter to them and their communities.
Firthfields Community Centre, Garforth, LS25 2HD
Every Third Tuesday - 8.00pm
Garforth Women’s Institute
Garforth WI was formed in January 2017.. Our programme is wide and varied, a meeting usually consists of an activity or a speaker and there is always time to socialise. As a member these meetings are free, we just ask for a voluntary contribution of £1 towards refreshments. Non-members are welcome to attend at a charge of £4.
We also have some successful sub groups: Make, Grow and Book. Make meet the second Tuesday in the month at Firthfields and try different crafts. Grow have an allotment on Church Lane and Book meet every other month at the Gaping Goose. There are charges to attend and non-members are welcome.
Should you decide to join, as a member you will be able to access the WI website which has lots of useful information including craft ideas and recipes. You will also receive the WI magazine and the West Yorkshire Federation newsletter. You will be able to access craft sessions and events locally and from West Yorkshire Federation at a reduced price.
Garforth Miner's Welfare Hall,
56 Main Street, Garforth, Leeds, LS25 1DD
Mike Nicholls - 07736 144500
James Grayson - 07842 903018
GADS was formed in 1947 by a small group of local people from Garforth and surrounding area. Today we are a small and friendly Society that performs 2 productions a year. Our plays consist of comedies, thrillers, dramas and farces. We are an affiliated member of the National Operatic & Drama Association (NODA).
Amateur Rugby League Club
Contact: Mark Wood
Glebelands Playing Fields
Garforth Tigers ARLFC is a community Rugby League club, based at Glebelands in Garforth.
We currently have teams in the Under 7's, Under 8's and Under 13's age group along with our Open Age team.
We're part of the Leeds Rhino's Ambassador Scheme so keep a look out on Sky Sports for our junior teams escorting Leeds Rhinos players onto the pitch at a home game!
New players, supporters or volunteers are always welcome!
Club and Match night are
Monday 7.30pm - 9.30pm
Garforth Badminton Centre
Friday 8.00pm -10.00pm
Junior Badminton Coaching
Friday - 7.00pm - 9.00pm
Visitor Fees are £5 per night
Membership Fees are approximately £40.00 per quarter
Garforth Flood Support Group
Garforth Flood Support Group exists to support those in Garforth and Swillington who have flooded, are flooding or at risk of flooding.
The Group is here to offer moral support and advice and welcomes new interest and membership.
Robert Richardson (Secretary)
0113 286 4473 or 07796 680 742
Jacqueline Simpson (Treasurer) 0113 286 6709 or 07940 485 982
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