Menston Sports and Games Clubs
Sports Listed - Aikido,Badminton, Bowling, Bridge, Cricket, Netball, Tennis.
Kirklands Bridge Club
Popular friendly club playing Rubber Bridge - Acol System. Open to all, with players of some experience preferred. New members welcome. Kirklands Community Centre. Alternate Tuesday 19.15 to 22.00.
Contact: Secretary Mrs Christine Upton, 18 Fieldhead Drive, Guiseley 01943 879 326
Menston Badminton Club
Plays non-league badminton for enjoyment. Open to all, but experienced players preferred.
Wednesday 10.00 to noon at Kirklands. Contact Alan on 01943 871 081.
Friday 10.00 to 11.30 at Kirklands. Contact Laura on 01943 875 041.
Menston St Mary's Deanery Badminton Club
Social badminton in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Additionally social events, outside visits and other activities. Open to all aged 16 to 70+ of all abilities.
St Mary's School. Tuesdays winter and spring school terms 20.00 to 22.00.
Subscription £55 for 33 nights play, visitors £5 per night.
Contact: Janet Hatton 01943 602 341
Menston Bowling Club
Promotes the game of Crown Green Bowling at the Green behind Kirklands Community Centre from April to October. Open to residents of Menston and others subject to acceptance by a membership committee. Joining fee £10. Annual subscription: adult £10, junior £3.50.
Contact: Peter Hammond, Secretary, 24 Wrexham Road, Burley-in-Wharfedale 01943 863 417
Menston Cricket Club
Provides an opportunity for all ages to play and enjoy the game. Outdoor playing season from late April to mid September.
Senior Teams: (Airedale and Wharfedale Leagues) Matches on Saturdays, nets Tuesday from 18.30.
Junior Teams: Under 9s: matches on Saturday mornings 10.00, nets Thursday evenings.
Under 13s: Matches Friday from 18.15, nets Monday 18.30.
Under 15s: Matches Sunday from 10.00, nets Monday 18.30.
Supporters always welcome. Annual Subscriptions: Senior players £40, Students £10, Juniors £15 to £7.50.
Contact: John Bradley, 65 Westgate, Guiseley 01943 875 417 or see www.menstoncc.co.uk
Menston Ladies Netball Club
Friendly club open to all ages and all abilities. We have women who live in Menston as well as its surrounding areas (Guiseley, Otley, Burley, Ilkley etc).
Wednesday Evening Training: Open to all and coached by a Bradford Council Coach. Meet at High Royds Drive, Menston (off A65, opposite St Marys School) at 6.40pm and car share to Pulse Fitness in Bradford.
Thursday Evening League Night Menston Ladies Squad: If you wish to take your netball more seriously then this is the night for you! You need to attend some (or all) of the Wednesday night training sessions so that we can train as a team as much as possible. Matches are usually scheduled between 7pm-9.30pm and held at Benton Park School, Rawdon.
If you are interested in playing on a Wednesday or Thursday night (or both) or want some more information, then ring/text Julie 07779967878 or Kathryn 07939040416.
Menston Tennis Courts Users Association
Maintains the tennis courts in the park in good order, in conjunction with Bradford Metropolitan District Council, with informal supervision of the courts to prevent or limit vandalism. Enrolment Saturdays generally about Easter 10.00 to noon in library foyer. Details are posted in the Library and on the Community Notice Board in the grounds of Kirklands.
Subscription £8.00 annually, key deposit £10. Keys for occasional use may be obtained from the Post Office, Main Street or 'Cut Away Hair Salon', 1 Bingley Road. Charges apply.
Contact 01943 884 609
Wharfedale Aikido Club
A dynamic traditional Japanese martial sport. Club affiliated to British Aikido Association and other national organisations. St Mary's Roman Catholic School, Menston, Thursdays. Junior classes 6.30pm - 8.00pm. Adult classes 20.00 to 21.30.
Contact: Bob Jones 01943 863 857
Wharfe Valley Bridge Club
A Duplicate Bridge Club. Kirklands Community Centre. Thursdays 13.30 to 16.30. Subscription £5 annually, £1 per attendance.
Contact: Mrs M Smith, 10 Craven Park 01943 874 396