Organisations in Denholme
Denholme Bowls Club Foster Park. New members welcome. All ages. Tuition given and bowls supplied. Contact: Secretary, Walker Mallinson 01274 832668.
Conservative Club Minorca Mount, Denholme Tel. 01274 833327. Games room, Concert room., comfortable lounge. New Members & Members guests welcome.
Cricket Club. Keighley Rd., opposite Denholme Shared Church. Welcomes new players and spectators to all their matches at the cricket field. The club runs 3 senior teams and 4 junior sides. Contact: Secretary, Phil Poole Snr 07778 138036.
Denholme Elders Network meet every Monday at the Mechanics Institute 10.30am to 12 noon. All over 55’s welcome. There is often a speaker, dominoes, cards, crafts tutoring, Sequence Dancing, Bingo, Exercise Classes, regular trips out. There are currently more than 60 members. Contact Manager, Janette Hird 07805 359467
Environmental Action Group Meets regularly to discuss the latest projects to help maintain the community gardens. If you want to get involved in making our village a brighter place and enjoy a spot of gardening, then Contact Louise 07739844983.
Football Club: Denholme United 1st & 2nd teams play regularly at Foster Park during the season: Contact: Mr Reuben Tough 01274 831547 or 07766 537820.
Gala Committee. A voluntary group who work and organise the Children’s Gala on an annual basis. Sponsorship and volunteers are always welcome. Contact: Chair, Margaret Birch 01274 834203
Parent and Toddlers Group meets on Friday mornings at Denholme Shared Church during school term time to provide essential play for the young and a meeting place for mums and dads 9.15 -11.15 am. Join us for a drink and a snack, have a chat and make new friends. Contact Leader, Rebecca Grange 01274 833069.
Denholme Rural Crafters meet upstairs in the Mechanics on Thursday from 1 to 4pm Many crafts are on offer such as patchwork, quilting, rug making, wall hangings, soft toys etc. so discover your creativity and come & join this friendly group. Cost of each session is £2 including tea and biscuits. To find out more contact: Penny Fitzpatrick on 01535 215437.
Denholme Scouts Group meet at the Scout Hut, Minorca Mount. Beavers (6 - 8 yrs) on Mondays 6 - 7.15 pm, Cubs (8 - 10 yrs) on Thursdays 6.30 - 8pm and Scouts (10 -14 yrs) on Tuesdays 7 - 8.30pm. Events include camping, outdoor activities, sports. Subscriptions are payable monthly at £9 per month. Boys and girls welcome. Contact: Alice Wear 07892 700797
Denholme Smallholders Association Plot applications only contact Mr Joe Jennings 01274 8344228. Secretary, Alison Otulakowski 01274 832712.
Denholme New Allotments 22 plots with excellent facilities. Usually a small waiting list. Contact: Secretary, Maggie Garratt Tel: 01274 830495.
St Paul’s Wives’ Group meet every fortnight on Wednesdays 7.30 to 9pm in the Mechanics Reading Room. A variety of speakers are invited, evening outings arranged, with summer walks and coffee evenings to raise money for charity. Contact: Betty Haigh Tel: 01535 271870.
Denholme Sailing Club meet at Doe Park Reservoir every Saturday 1.30pm and Sunday 12 noon. During the summer months also meets on Tuesday 7pm. Contact: Sailing Secretary, Steve Hodgson Tel: 01132 556796.
Denholme Ladies Institute meets at Forrester Court Tuesdays 1.30 pm. All ladies welcome to join us for a game of bingo, a chat and a laugh. Contact: Chair, Dorothy McKniff 01274 835348.
Descant Music Group Wednesdays 7.30 - 9.00pm. contact Frances Morgan 01274 833521
Denholme Local History Group meet on a Wednesday once a month at the Mechanics at 7.15pm. There is a small charge of £2 to cover expenses. Contact Frances Morgan 01274 833521 or Judith Drake 01274 833603
Local community group against wind turbines on Thornton Moor.