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Last Updated on Monday, 17 August 2015 10:30

Seigen Band at Morley Town Hall


AUGUST  - Summer Entertainments Programme

Saturday 22nd  -  Rapide Brothers.  From 11.00 am until 3.00 pm along Queen Street.  



Saturday 12th  -  Heritage Open Day.  Guided tours of Morley Town Hall at 10.30 am and 2.00 pm.  Visitors will be able to see the Court Room (as seen on ITV's "Emmerdale"), the cells, the Alexandra Hall, the Civic Rooms consisting of the Large and Small Banqueting rooms, Reception Room, Council Chamber and Mayor's Parlour. Refreshments will be available in the Large Banqueting room.  There is no charge for the tours, and they are not bookable.  Visitors should meet inside the Town Hall, by the stone staircase.  

Sunday 13th  -  Walking Heritage Tour of Morley.  The walk begins at 11.30 am at the Town Hall, and will explore the old industrial heartland of Central Morley, now full of renovated buildings, some schools and parkland.  Members of the Morley Community Archives Group will show where trains once ran and folks worked in the mills and quarries. The area also has a fascinating blend of housing, old and new, big and small. The walk will last about 2 hours, and strong footwear is recommended. 



Thursday 29th  -  Pumpkin Lantern Festival and Disco. Due to the success of this event in previous years, it has been decided that admission to the Disco will be by TICKET ONLY.  Further information on how to obtain tickets, will follow.



Thursday 19th  -  Christmas Lights switch-on event.  Full details to follow. 




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Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 August 2015 13:55

A schedule of forthcoming Morley Town Council and Committee meetings for 2014/2015 can be found below.  The Agenda for the next meeting of Morley Town Council can be found on the 'About Morley Town Council' page. Members of the Public may be excluded from some meetings when confidential matters are being discussed.

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Civic Diary

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Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015 08:43





Saturday 5th  -  10.15 am:  Attending the Mayor of Wakefield's Civic Parade and Service.  Mayor and Mayoress. 

Saturday 12th  -  12.00 (noon) and 3.30 pm: "Meet and greet" in the Mayor's Parlour following tours of Town Hall.  Mayor. 

Saturday 19th  -  12.30 pm:  Attending the Normanton & Altofts Horticultural Show at the Alice Bacon Centre, Normanton.  Mayor. 

Saturday 26th  -  11.30 am:  Presenting the Summer Reading Challenge certificates at Drighlington Library.  Mayor. 

Sunday 27th  -  7.00 pm:  Attending the Launch Party for Morley Arts Festival in the Alexandra Hall of Morley Town Hall.  Mayor. 



Friday 2nd  -  7.15 pm:  Attending a performance of MAOS "When the Lights go on Again" in the Alexandra Hall, Morley Town Hall.  Mayor and Mayoress. 

Thursday 29th  -  6.00 pm:  Judging carved pumpkin lanterns in Windsor Court Precinct.  Mayor. 



Sunday 8th  -  9.30:  Attending the Service of Remembrance and wreath laying at the War Memorial in Churwell.  Mayor.

Sunday 8th  -  10.30:  Attending the Parade to the War Memorial in Scatcherd Park for a Service of Remembrance and wreath laying.  Mayor.

Sunday 8th  -  2.30 pm:  Attending the Service of Remembrance and wreath laying at the Tingley Air Crash Memorial.  Mayor. 

Thursday 12th  -  7.30 pm:  Presenting prizes and trophies for the Churwell Park Bowling Club at the Churwell WMC, Old Road.  Mayor. 

Sunday 15th  -  3.00 pm:  Attending the Oakleaf Memorial Service at Leeds Minister.  Mayor. 



Sunday 6th:  5.00 pm:  Attending the Mayor's Charity Carol Service in the Alexandra Hall of Morley Town Hall.  Mayor.