Month: September 2013

Halloween Time in Silsden

The first of October gives just 30 days, or more importantly, 30 nights to prepare for the scariest date on the Gregorian calendar, “Halloween”. Pumpkin growing countries throughout the world grow the fruit for food, but not the UK.(A fruit

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BMDC Budget Consultation

Council Budget Consultation                                                          20 September 2013 I am writing to invite your

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“The Circus is Back in Town”

We took our two grandchildren down to the River Field last night to see the “Circus Mondao”.   I explained to the boys that it would be a small group of people who did many, many jobs. The young lady

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Local Development Framework (LDF) – houses on a green field near you

Silsden councillor urges people to have a say on new homes plans for Keighley area 10:00am Thursday 12th September 2013 in News Councillor Adrian Naylor overlooks fields on the edge of Silsden he says may be earmarked for housing Local

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A 50`s Boys Spring

Boinggg, springing into spring after the fantastic highs of winter was in itself a great season and it seemed to be the shortest season when you’re a kid. The soccer season coming to a head and the thoughts of cricket

Posted in Memories of Silsden

A 50`s Boy`s Winter

Sliding on, Winter brought us liberty bodices with rubber buttons, school jumpers and duffel coats, posh duffel coats had fur round the hood and proper bone horn shaped toggles fasteners, and even posher folks kids had a Gabardine. I had

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A 50`s Boy`s Autumn

 September 1st and we fall into Autumn like the leaves off the trees, too cold for shorts now and the worst for us was it was getting much darker much earlier. It seems last week was summer, still in short

Posted in Memories of Silsden

Aire View Infant School, Silsden 1964

If you know any names, or class details, then please leave a comment at the bottom of the page.

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Aire View Infant School, Silsden 1963

If you know any names, or class details, then please leave a comment at the bottom of the page.

Posted in Memories of Silsden, Pictures

Aire View Infant School, Silsden 1962

If you know any names, or class details, then please leave a comment at the bottom of the page.

Posted in Memories of Silsden, Pictures
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