News Archive

A chronological list of submitted village news.

Architectural Plants
08/11/21 - Foliage and Form 

Christmas Fayre
21/10/21 - Christmas gifts and crafts & much more  Read more >>

Menston Gardeners
05/09/21 - Menston Gardeners - Coming Soon 

The Friends & Family Hub
22/08/21 - for families of children with SEND  Read more >>

Service of the Word
25/07/20 - Reopening of church services at St John's  Read more >>

Parish Church Closure
29/03/20 - Building closed but resources available 

St George's Day
06/04/18 - Small grants to support community activities - DEADLINE 10 APRIL  Read more >>

Menston crime update
25/08/17 - From OWL (Online Watch Link) 

Cornerstone 10th Anniversary
17/07/17 - Special offers at Cornerstone! 

Kirklands Community Centre
17/01/17 - Bradford Council are proposing to subject Kirklands to a Community Asset Transfer scheme  Read more >>

Menston's Vicar is leaving
05/01/17 - Join us at the Menstone Club on Monday 9 January to say goodbye to Ruth Yeoman, after her 13 years as vicar at St John's.  Read more >>

Christmas tree recycling
02/01/17 - Recycle your tree and support St Gemma's Hospice  Read more >>

Let's light up Menston!!
08/12/16 - Get involved and win a prize for the best decorated house in our village  Read more >>

Refuse/recycling collections
05/12/16 - There will be no change to collection days over the festive period  Read more >>

WY Police Christmas Card competition
22/11/16 - Closing date 27th November. 

Removal of unwanted brown bins
14/11/16 - Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 November  Read more >>

Menston in Bloom needs volunteers
11/10/16 - Are you able to offer some time to help us?  Read more >>

Parish Council August meeting
07/08/16 - This meeting has been CANCELLED 

Lucky Dip Raffle
12/04/16 - Many fantastic prizes at MAG's Harrogate MVC Concert on Saturday 16th April!  Read more >>

NSPCC Christmas Coffee Morning
21/10/21 - NSPCC Christmas Coffee Morning 

Menston Community Library
31/07/18 - Summer activities at the library 

'ECHOES OF WAR' ~ the book
05/03/18 - Menston's commemorations of WW1 

Beginner's Yoga
25/08/17 - Classes start back soon at Kirklands  Read more >>

23/07/17 - Volunteers needed for the new session starting in September  Read more >>

Dementia Friendly Menston
05/06/17 - Calling all businesses to become a Dementia Friend  Read more >>

Help to save Kirklands for village use!
10/04/17 - By April of next year Bradford Council intends to transfer to the community the Kirklands Community Centre, its associated buildings and land.  Read more >>

Closure of Menston Library
14/03/17 - Temporary closure from 1st April 

Goose found!
26/01/17 - Are you missing a goose? 

Using mobile phone whilst driving
26/01/17 - New law comes into effect in March 2017  Read more >>

Better Homes Yorkshire
23/01/17 - Replacement boilers, promoted by Bradford Council  Read more >>

Menston Parish Council meeting
23/01/17 - Please note: earlier start time - now at 6.30pm on Thursday 26th January, room 17 Kirklands  Read more >>

Fake Amazon emails
08/01/17 - A message from Action Fraud 

Imperial Works
03/01/17 - A potted history of G L Murphy's tenure  Read more >>

02/01/17 - 2 hour structured group revision for GCSE starting 14 January  Read more >>

Fake Bank letters
15/12/16 - Lloyds customers should be on the lookout for a new sophisticated fraud that involves fraudsters sending fake bank letters¬†  Read more >>

Replacement domestic boiler offer
28/11/16 - Don't let a boiler breakdown spoil your holidays! Bradford Council is promoting this offer  Read more >>

Support Menston Cricket Club!
15/11/16 - Vote for their application to the Aviva Community Fund  Read more >>

Fairfax Club
15/11/16 - Proposed redevelopment of site 

Press release
08/11/16 - Bingley Road and Derry Hill 

Bingley Road and Derry Hill
02/11/16 - Planning permission has now expired for both of these proposed developments  Read more >>

Menston Retired Men's Forum
13/10/16 - New members are welcome 

Kirklands Bridge Club, Menston
13/10/16 - We are celebrating 42 years of our Bridge Club  Read more >>

Menston Crown Green Bowling Club
13/10/16 - Do you have an interest in bowls?  Read more >>

Making Menston Dementia Friendly
11/10/16 - Supporting a national initiative, we are working towards a Dementia Friendly Community in Menston  Read more >>

James Preston
11/10/16 - Ward Officer Constable for Menston 

Menston Cares
11/10/16 - Are you interested in becoming involved?  Read more >>

Rotary Club of Otley Chevin
11/10/16 - New members are always welcome 

Removal of telephone box
11/10/16 - On the junction of Cleasby Road and Main Street  Read more >>

Your library needs you!
09/10/16 - Volunteers are urgently needed to help run the library to avoid its closure. Please complete an expression of interest form  Read more >>

Menston Parish Church report
27/09/16 - This report on past and future activities was inadvertently omitted from the September issue of Menston News  Read more >>

Burglaries in Menston and Burley
12/09/16 - Information from West Yorkshire Police 

Join the OWL network
12/09/16 - Used by WY Police to communicate with Neighbourhood Watch and Business Watch members  Read more >>

Twist+Breathe Yoga
06/09/16 - New class starting in Menston, on Tuesday evenings at St Mary's Catholic Voluntary Academy  Read more >>

John Pullan
25/08/16 - Funeral Arrangements 

Defence Medal found
08/08/16 - I am looking for the owner.....  Read more >>

29/06/16 - Your local support group for children with special needs  Read more >>

Local planning - make your views known!
19/05/16 - Bradford Council is now consulting on the scope of their Land Allocations Development Plan Document - deadline 19th July.  Read more >>

Your library needs you!
12/04/16 - Could you spare some time to help manage the library from 1st April 2017 and avoid its closure?  Read more >>

Garden waste collection service
30/03/16 - Latest update from Bradford Council 

Menston Community Association update
03/02/16 - Christmas lights, iPads and the Queen's 90th birthday!  Read more >>

Garden waste collection
29/01/16 - Consultation by BMDC on proposal to charge for this service from June 2016.  Read more >>