Month: October 2013

Old advertisments (1969)

The advertisments below were taken from the Silsden Parish News April 1959   Download the full version of the April 1969 Parish News (pdf 9Mb)

Town Hall Steering Group minutes 16 Oct 2013

  SilsdenTownHall_Steering_Group_Minutes_16-10-13 – the complete minutes of the meeting Welcome and Introductions  Works are progressing well and on schedule in accordance with the programme plan.The hall will definitely be open for the Christmas Market but may need to close for approximately

A 50`s Boy`s Bonfire Nite

Being Silsden born and bred we always had special foods on special anniversaries, bonfire night being such an anniversary. Always supposed to be on November the fifth, but it depended on your dad if he was working shifts or away

Grand Départ 2014

The official website Stage one Sat 5th July – map LOCATIONS ON ROUTE: Leeds – Harewood – Otley – Ilkley – Addingham – Skipton – Kettlewell – Buckden – Kidstones – Aysgarth – Hawes – Reeth – Leyburn – Middleham – Masham – West Tanfield – Ripon – Harrogate           Stage two Sun 6th

Old advertisments (1971)

Thanks Gary

Hothfield Street Secondary Modern, Silsden 1956

Back Row L-R: Mr Southwell, ?, Shirley Matthews, Barry Harker, ? Trevor ?, Alan Pridgeon, Keith Newton, ?, Michael Langhorn, Joyce ?, Gordon Wall. 2nd Row L-R: ?, ?, Janet Markham, Brian Haigh, ?, Mr Brown (Headmaster), ?, ?, ?, Alan

Town Hall Steering Group minutes 4 Sept 2013

SilsdenTownHall_Steering_Group_Minutes_04-09-13 – the complete minutes of the meeting Project update: Stripping out is continuing and reconstruction has commenced in the toilets area and lift shaft. Feature roof trusses and the top of the dome window have been revealed. It is proposed

Grand Départ 2014 Competition

Welcome to Yorkshire has posted the following: Sprint your way to Grand Départ 2014 Team Presentation tickets To celebrate the Grand Départ of the Tour de France coming to Yorkshire, we’re giving you the chance to win tickets to the

Grand Départ 2014 party time?

The weekend of 5 and 6 July 2014 is an opportunity to promote history, geography and the town of Silsden. A script is created by the organisers covering the iconic views and historical notes. This is given to every media

Grand Départ 2014 Businesses

“Once in a lifetime event” This cycle race is organised by Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) one of the biggest media and sports organisations in France. Tour de France 2014 Ltd is managing the event. The final route will be announced