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Hospital worker's charitable 50th birthday boost
12:39pm Tuesday 8th October 2013 in News
A WORKER at the Friarage Hospital’s outpatient department has raised £1,560 for Cancer Research UK, Knayton and Borrowby Guides and the Hopalong Group, which focuses on improving equipment in the infirmary’s orthopaedic department. Andi Causer asked guests to her 50th birthday weekend of music, dancing and food to contribute to the causes, which have each received £520.
ON TRACK: Northallerton’s branch of the Wensleydale Railway Association will meet on Monday, October 21, at 7.30pm, at Northallerton Cricket Club, Farndale Avenue for an illustrated talk titled Four Seasons - One Direction, by Joan Archer and Miles Langthorne.
DANCE EVENT: An autumn ceilidh, including pie and peas supper, will be held at St Oswald’s Church, Sowerby, on Friday, October 18, from 7pm. For tickets, costing £7 for adults and £2 for children, call 01845-574983 or visit White Rose Books.
CLASSICAL SHOW: Prince Bishop’s Brass quintet will perform music by Bach, Gershwin and Bernstein, at St Oswald’s Church, Sowerby, on Saturday, October 19, from 7.30pm, as part of the Sowerby Music series. For tickets, costing £12, call 01845-518001, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit White Rose Books.
AUTHOR VISIT: Best-selling author Alexander McCall Smith, who wrote The Number One Ladies’ Detective Agency series, will visit White Rose Books, Market Place, Thirsk, on Friday, (October 11) from 2.30pm to 4pm, to sign books.
WOOL FOCUS: Yorkshire Alpaca Group will hold a short fleece show at Thirsk Auction Mart, in Blakey Lane, Thirsk, on Saturday, October 12, from 9.30am to 4pm. Free entry. For details, call 01302-700880.
WINTER JABS: Flu vaccination clinics will be held at the Lambert Medical Centre, Thirsk, on Saturday, October 12, from 9am to noon. No appointments are necessary for the clinic, which is open to anyone age 65 or over or those considered to be at risk.
MOVIE TIMES: The Ritz Cinema, in Thirsk will screen About Time (12A), from Friday, (October 11) to Thursday, October 17, at 7.30pm. For details, call 01845-524751 or visit ritzcinema.co.uk
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