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BWCT Monthly Draw

Winners in the BWCT NOVEMBER draw can be viewed HERE

The Roundhouse


The Roundhouse is available for hire to local groups and organisations from 5 per hour - To hire, contact Niccola Swan on 863826, email

Parish Council website
Parish Council website
Santa's Float

Santa Claus will again be touring the village in the run up to Christmas and helping to raise money for The Scouts and Guides new Headquarters. Dates and routes are below. The sleigh will be out between 6pm - 9pm so please look out for us.

  • Wednesday 16th December - Sun Lane, Mansfield, Wrexham, Greenhow, Harvest Croft, Hall Drive, Southfield, Copse, Langford Rd, West View, Aireville
  • Thursday 17th December - Midgley, Manse, Station Rd, Long Meadows Estate, Main Street, Wellifield
  • Friday 18th December - Endor Crescent, Holme Grove, Hill Cres and Menston Old Lane, Sandholme, Prospect Rd, St Michaels, Hasley, St Phillips, Norwood, Fenton, Lawn Ave, Grangefield.

If anyone would like to volunteer to help on any of these nights, they would be very welcome. Please contact Helen Haskins at

Christmas Lights Switch On - Sat 28 November
xmas lights Shine choir

The Craft Fair will be held in the Queen's Hall from 1pm to 5pm, and the Street Market will be operating from 2pm to 5:30pm.

From 2:30pm the afternoon goes into full swing: with Santa and his Magic Sleigh - Christmas Market and Rides - Angels Delight Displays, performance by Shine Gospel Choir and refreshments in the Methodist Church - Refreshments in the Roundhouse by the Burley W.I. - Burley Children's and Community Choir - Christmas Thoughts and Prayers by Rev. Tim Perkins - Jake Wright traction engine rides along Main Street - and the Grand Switch On by guest celebrity at 4:30pm.

Burley-in-Wharfedale Community Trust (BWCT) Membership

Membership subscriptions for BWCT are now due for 2015. We would like to thank all those who supported the Trust during the past year and to encourage new members to join. The Trust is a charity run by volunteers. It looks after and maintains a variety of assets and gardens in the Village as well as organizing the Duck Race, Hanging Baskets and Christmas Lights.
Please join for 2015/16 (10 individuals, 15 families). Online subscriptions can be made HERE or by sending a cheque to: John Grimshaw 1 Hopps Barn, Back Lane, Burley in Wharfedale LS29 7ED.