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Winners in the BWCT MAY draw can be viewed HERE


This website is wholly funded by the Community Trust and is operated by a team of volunteers, along with these:

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Burley Garage Sales - Sunday 03 July

scout hut appealScout HutOn Sunday 3rd July, between 1pm and 4pm, there will be numerous garage sales at houses around Burley (and 1 in Menston). We have produced a map showing the locations of the garage sales. Some people are selling ice creams, others are selling photographs and vintage china whilst some stalls are selling toys, clothes and household items so why not enjoy a walk around the village, visit some of the stalls and pick up a bargain!
Maps showing the locations are available at Burley Library and online via our facebook page @burleyscoutandguidehutappeal. Copies will also be available at the Scout & Guide Hut. Many thanks to all involved!

Community Trust (BWCT) Membership

Membership subscriptions for BWCT are now due, and we would like to thank all those who supported the Trust during the past year, and we'd like to encourage new members to join us. The Trust is a charity run by volunteers - it looks after and maintains a variety of assets in our village as well as organizing the Duck Race, Hanging Baskets and Christmas Lights. The Trust runs this village website and also maintains the village diary.
Please join or renew your membership, effective from 01 June (12 individuals, 18 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.

Burley in Wharfedale Playground Project (BWPP)

Playground ProjectFundraising for BWPP is moving forward at a rapid rate with over 30,000 raised already towards the anticipated cost of around 100,000; a grant of 50,000 has recently been applied for. The cost includes not only a new playground for children but also adult fitness equipment in Grange Park. There have been several fundraising events over the past few months and more are planned between now and the end of October - see the Village Diary for details. In addition there have been many generous donations from individuals and organisations.
If you want to donate to this very worthwhile project please send a cheque or cash to Rachael Robinson at 5 Far Mead Court (payable to Burley in Wharfedale Conmmunity Trust).
Fundraising is being coordinated by Burley in Wharfedale Community Trust (BWCT). This is a registered charity number 1098871 for Gift Aid purposes.