Tag: Wakefield

The Cat & the Canary

Twenty years after the death of Cyrus West, a rich eccentric who felt that his relatives “have watched my wealth as if they were cats, and I — a canary”, his descendants gather at a remote mansion to learn who will inherit his vast wealth...

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Thatched House Social

A gentle start to the New Year TRAC events – a meal at The Thatched House on the Aberford Road in Stanley. Meet at 7 pm for a meal – but names in advance by 5 January 2020 please. For those with a mind full of facts the pub quiz...

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Temple Newsam Circular

On New Year’s Day we will be taking a leisurely stroll around the Temple Newsam estate to welcome in 2020, the year of perfect vision. Why not kick off your year with good intent and join us for a little light exercise and a lot of fresh air?...

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Mince Pie Time

As is tradition we will be having a social gathering to enjoy mince pies and mulled wine and to wish each other a Merry Christmas. Also as is tradition in lieu of Christmas Cards we will take donations for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance charity. See...

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Evening walk

Walton walk and meal. This will be a fourish walk out and back along the canal followed by a meal at the New Inn Walton.  This is a little gem of a village pub. The walk is along a good path though may be muddy in wet weather. Suitable for all...

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Methley Scarecrow Festival

This Sunday we will be studying the imaginative ways that the residents of Methley have come up with for scaring crows, at the Methley Scarecrow Festival 2019. See the festival’ s Facebook page for more info...

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Evening wander

Meet Holmfield House car park Denby Dale road at 7 pm for a 3 and half mile ramble arounds Thornes Park, canal and river and finish with a drink at the Holmfield pub which is a Greene King pub/restaurant so you can also grab a meal if you wish...

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Yorkshire Sculpture Park Walk

A short evening walk around the Yorkshire Sculpture park, starting at 7pm. Meet at Bretton village hall car park. (parking paid via honesty box) This walk will skirt around the perimeter giving good views of the park and sculptures. We will see...

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Bluebell Walk

The walk on Sunday 12 May is a leisurely 6ish mile amble from the car park on Bell Lane in Ackworth to Nostell Priory, to see the bluebells in engine wood and the middle lake, revisiting the area that trac helped clear of brambles during the...

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The Yorkshire Deli

For the culinary curious or a group of friends sharing a slice, the Yorkshire Deli is a place where real food and real moments matter – on Wednesday it’s enjoy a pizza & beer or glass of house wine all for £10. Names to Jackie by...

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