Clubs and Societies


Aberford - Aberford Bowling Club

Mr. A. Bussey 01937 531 906   



Aberford - Aberford Golf Society

Ray Alderson 0113 281 3077   



Aberford - Aberford Horticultural Society

Mark Wheeler  mark@parisi.co.uk   



Aberford - Tuesday Club

Alvice 0113 281 2192   

Over 55's social club 


Aberford - Yorkshire Countrywomen's Association

Kate Waddington 0113 281 3344   



Burton Salmon - Friends of BurtonSalmonSchool




Elmet - Northern Comfort BHC Barber shop singing group

Darrel Simpson  01757 268069   



Elmet - St John's Ambulance Brigade

Mr D Ward 01977 684300   



Elmet - the Canal Zoners Association

Mr H Dyson 01937 557331   



Elmet - The Elmet Lions Club

John Perkins 01977 684692   



Garforth - 1st Garforth Scout Group

Michael Hansborough   gsl@1stgarforth.org.uk  

Beavers, Cubs, Scouts meeting times Monday to Thursday Evenings, Garforth Scout Hut  www.1stgarforth.org.uk


Garforth - 3rd Garforth Guides




Garforth - Dayspring Church

Nick Castle 0113 2320898   

Every first and third Sunday of the month 10:30am at Garforth Community College www.dayspringchurch.co.uk


Garforth - Dayspring Listening and Counselling Centre

Laurie Lowton 0113 287 5055   

Professional Counselling for stress, bereavement, etc. 


Garforth - Firthfields Community Association

Gwyn Beckwith 0113 286 2031 firthfields@aol.com  

Centre is available for use by the community, whether attending one of our   groups or hiring the Centre privately www.firthfields.leedslearning.org


Garforth - FOCUS

Helen Falkingham 0113 287 3754   

Women of all ages and backgrounds come & meet us, listen to talks, join  in crafts 


Garforth - Garforth Brass Band

Janet Lymath 07960 294986   

Garforth Brass meets on Sunday evenings from 6.15 to 7.45pm at Garforth Methodist Church. They play a wide range of music and welcome players of all standards. A training band for beginners meets from 5pm to 6 pm before the main band session. Instruments are available to borrow if you don’t have one. www.garforthbrassband.co.uk


Garforth - Garforth African Drumming Club

Alison Lyon 01423 880628 alisondrumsagogo@yahoo.co.uk  

African drumming club for children and young people, and their families. No experience necessary. All instruments provided. St Marys Church Hall Garforth Thursdays 4.30-5.30pm www.drumsagogo.co.uk


Garforth - Garforth Amateur Dramatic Society

James Grayson 07842 903018, 0113 2865552 and 07709050110 Patriciatoes@aol.com or info@garforthamdram.co.uk  

Amateur Dramatic Society based at the Welfare Hall, Garforth http://www.garforthamdram.co.uk/


Garforth - Garforth and District Lions

The Secretary 0845 833 5825   

Helping those in need in the community http://www.garforthlions.btck.co.uk/


Garforth - Garforth and District Probus Club

The Secretary 0113 2864692   

Meet at Barleyhill WMC 1st and 3rd Wednesday of month 10.30 to noon www.probusgarforth.wixsite.com/home


Garforth - Garforth Camera Club

John Bebbington 0113 286 4373 info@garforthphoto.fsnet.co.uk  

Interest in photography through a variety of social and practical activities www.garforthphoto.fsnet.co.uk


Garforth - Garforth Community Association

David Leroy 0113 286 8576 / 0113 232 0421   

Management of the Welfare Hall for the benefit of all www.wix.com/gcauk9/garforth-community-association


Garforth - Garforth Flood Support Group

Jacqueline Simpson 0113 2866709   

Meets last Monday of month at Miners Welfare Hall, Garforth 7pm (excl Bank Holidays www.garforthfloodsupportgroup.wordpress.com


Garforth - Garforth Girls Brigade, Methodist Church,  Main Street,  Garforth

Liz Gordan 0785 5757760 davgor1@talktalk.net  

Craft,games,dance,spirtual,singing,cooking, figure marching,camp,helping others,service,educational.A christian organisation for girls, from 4 years upwards. http://www.gb-garforth.org.uk/pages/garforth.html  


Garforth - Garforth golf club

Ken Findlater 0113 286 2063   



Garforth - Garforth Historical Society

Mrs Vera Willis 0113 286 3524 www.histsocgarforth.zoomshare.com  

Members meet regularly at the Community Centre at Church Gardens (opposite the Methodist Chapel) with other members and with non-members to enjoy   historical topics from visiting speakers on a wide range of subjects of local   and general history www.garforthhistoricalsociety.org.uk


Garforth - Garforth in Bloom

Carol Woodhead  carolwoodhead@btinternet.com  

Creating and maintaining flower beds, tubs, Baskets to make Garforth a prettier place to live. meetingtimes=Dig days 1st Thursday, 2nd, 4th Sunday in the month. Meet at 9.30 at Jubilee garden next to Lord Gascoigne. Meetings 2nd Monday 7.30 at Gaping Goose www.garforthinbloom.org.uk


Garforth - Garforth Jets Badminton club

Stephen Sumner  inbox@garforthjetsbadminton.co.uk  

Competitive Badminton club, based in Garforth, playing in the top divisions of the local leagues  http://www.garforthjetsbadminton.co.uk


Garforth - Garforth Jubilee Brass Band

Charles Hindmarsh 07979 686675   

Established in 1977 to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of HRH Queen Elizabeth II. We are a young, dynamic and versatile brass band providing music services to the community. We offer free group and one-to-one music lessons for beginners of all ages as well as providing experienced players with opportunities to play in concerts and competitions across the region. Meetings every Wednesday at Ninelands School beginners/intermediates at 6.30pm, senior band 7pm www.garforthjubileebrassband.co.uk


Garforth - Garforth Musical Society

Mrs J Robinson 0113 206 6865 / 0113 286 6044   



Garforth - Garforth Railway Circle

Allan Dawson 01132868054 norm55e@me.com  

Slide shows. Digital presentations. Talks, by Guest speakers and members Usually the last Tuesday of the Month at 7.30 at Methodist Church, Church lane, Garforth www.garforthrailwaycircle.com


Garforth - Garforth Rangers

 02 3454 3334545   



Garforth - Garforth Rec Bowling Club

Pamela Bacon 07818698778   



Garforth - Garforth RUFC

Jonathan Fallas 0113 3935561   



Garforth - garforth touring car club

 07775 592747   



Garforth - Garforth Town AFC

George Williams and Bryan Haddington 0113 2877145 info@garforthtown.com  

Semi - Pro Football Club. Play in the Unibond League North Div 1 www.garforthtown.com


Garforth - Garforth Townswomen's Guild

Mrs P Wadsworth 0113 286 3343   

Garforth Townswomen's Guild aims include to further interest in women's affairs  irrespective of race, creed or party 


Garforth - Garforth Villa jnr football




Garforth - Garforth youth football league

 0113 2047864   



Garforth - GarforthBridge Club

Mrs Jeal 0113 286 2914   

Community participation/duplicate bridge also teaching bridge 


Garforth - GarforthMethodistChurch

Mr A F Sedman 0113 286 2618   

Members of GarforthMethodistChurch come together regularly to worship God 


Garforth - Kempo Ryu




Garforth - Leeds Health Walks

Chairman John Scott 0113 2863656   

All walks will be easy going and Approx 3.5 to 4 miles in length (unless stated). Walks are free no need to book just turn up. www.wix.com/lhwalks/front-page


Garforth - Macmillan Cancer Relief

Mrs E J Gisburn 0113 286 6358   

Volunteer fund raising Garforth and District 


Garforth - Neighbourhood Elders' Team

Monica E Walker 0113 287 4784   

NET works with and for older people and their carers 


Garforth - Rainbow Club

Denise Looker 0113 232 0550   

Club seeks to provide children with varied activities and outings 


Garforth - Sinatra Music Society -Leeds Branch

Glenys Day 0113 286 7341   

Music Society 


Garforth - St BenedictsGarforth

Fr Donal Lucey 0113 286 3224    



Garforth - St Mary's (CE) - Garforth

Gordon Cooper 0113 286 3737 gordon@williamcooper.freeserve.co.uk  

For advice and spiritual counselling www.st-marys-garforth.co.uk


Garforth - Take a Pride in Garforth Group

Jacqueline Simpson 0113 2866709   

Action Group against littering, dog fouling and fly-tipping 


Garforth - Vision is not Essential (VINE)

Mrs A D Knott 0113 286 5200   

Aim is to help newly-blind and partially sighted people, provides large-print booklets about services available 


Hillam - Hillam Historians

Jenny Hoare 01977 68333   



Kippax - 1st. St. Mary's Kestrels Scout Group

Group Scout Leader Samantha Carmichael 0113 2876126 kippax@leedstemplars.org.uk  

Meet at St. Mary's Church Hall on Tuesday. 17:30 for Beavers. 18:00 for Cubs and 19:45 for Scouts. https://scouts.org.uk/get-involved/


Kippax - Extend Exercise

Pat Goodacre  patgoodacre@tiscali.co.uk  

provides movement to music for over 60's and for less able of any age 


Kippax - First Steps

Elizabeth Anne Thomas 0113 287 0326   

First Steps hold a short service in church followed by coffee and a play session 


Kippax - Great and Little Preston Parish Council

Janet Winn 0113 2869288 malcolmrwebster@aol.com, boyd792@hotmail.com  

Meetings are held in the Elders Community Centre, St. Aidans (opposite the cricket ground) on the last Wednesday of every month (excluding August and December) at 6:30 pm. At the beginning of each meeting, there is a 10 minute open session for parishioners to speak. http://www.greatandlittlepreston-pc.org.uk/index.html


Kippax - Kippax Amateur Operatic Society

Anne Brookes 0113 286 2468   



Kippax - Kippax and District Local History Society

Edgar Pickles 0113 286 4785   

Society focuses on the research and recording of Local History 


Kippax - Kippax Community Association

LorraineHarrison 0113 286 5211   

Centre is available for use by the community, whether attending one of our   groups or hiring the Centre privately 


Kippax - Kippax in Bloom

Mrs Pat Sammy  0113-2862283    

Kippax in Bloom 


Kippax - Kippax Line Dancing

Carol Bradley 01132 871099   

Line dancing takes place every Monday and Wednesay evening at Kippax Band Club, 7.30 to 8.30pm - beginners / easy dancing, 8.30 to 10.00pm - improver / intermediate. It is a fun, enjoyable social evening with gentle/moderate dancing to different types of music. No partner needed - everyone made welcome 


Kippax - Kippax Methodist Church

Rev Robin Fox 0113 2877669 Rev.Robin@btinternet.com  

Worship - Sunday Service 10:30 am, Junior Church 10:30 am, 1st Tuesday of month Communion 9:00 am. Objective - Promoting Christian Faith & Fellowship through corporate worship, pastoral care and service within the local community. 


Kippax - Kippax Parish Council

Colin Child 01977 681350 Clerk.kippaxparishcouncil@btinternet.com  

The Council meets each month 7.00pm on the third Thursday at Mount Pleasant Community Centre. Please see the notice boards for further details. Feel free to come along and have your say. There is a 10 minute "public forum" for you to air your views. http://www.kippaxparishcouncil.gov.uk/


Kippax - Leeds Samurai Martial Arts

Lisa Powders 0113 2879667 lisapowders@gmx.co.uk  

Jujitsu with Leeds Samurai Martial Arts every Wednesday 6-8:00pm at Kippax Leisure Centre www.leedssamuraimartialarts.co.uk


Kippax - LeedsPhoenix Club

Mrs M Watson 0113 286 7813   

The Phoenix club exists to bring together people who have experienced head and   neck cancer in order to support each other, share problems, and also to  generally have fun 


Kippax - LorraineSchool of Theatre Dance

Mrs LorraineHarrison 0113 286 9321   

Ballet, tap, modern jazz, theatre craft, gym, freestyle, adult tap, line dancing   are taught 


Kippax - Osteoporosis Society - Leeds Branch

Pat Goodacre 0113 286 8193   

Runs self-help groups, offers telephone advice plus a help line and regular   newsletter 


Kippax - Royal British Legion - Kippax Branch

Mr Fielding 0113 286 3734   

Ex-servicemen's Club 


Kippax - St Mary's (CE) - Kippax

Bruce Carlin 0113 286 2710 rector@stmarykippax.org.uk  

Promoting the Christian faith and offering pastoral care to the people of our   area www.stmarykippax.org.uk


Kippax - St Vincent Paul Society

J T Guthrie 0113 286 3449   

Society aims to serve the people of the area especially the elderly, the lonely and   the disabled as best we can 


Kippax - The Fitness League

Miss Denise Perry 0113 286 4475   

Exercise and movement to music 


Kippax - The Growing Zone, Gibson Lane, Kippax , Leeds LS25 7BQ

June Perkin   diggerjune@talktalk.net  

an alloment Garden Project for Children and Adults with Special Needs  www.growingzone.btik.com


Kippax - Yorkshire Evening Post Brass

Diane Carlisle 0113 286 2415   

A brass ensemble of 10 -12 people, New members always welcome  


Micklefield - Micklefield Male Voice Choir

Keith Rhind 0113 2864122   

Rehearsals at Micklefield Junior School, Great North Road, Micklefield on Wednesday evening at 7.30 p.m. New members are always made very welcome www.micklefieldmalevoicechoir.btck.co.uk


Micklefield - Micklefield Tenants and Residents Association

Keith Rhind 0113 2864122 keith.rhind@btinternet.com  

Meet at CHURCHVILLE HOUSE AT 6.30pm every other month www.aboutmicklefield.btck.co.uk


Monk Fryston - Hillam & Monk Fryston Cricket Club

Tony Vaks 01977 685227   



Monk Fryston - Hillam & Monk Fryston Ladies Lifeboat Guild

Liz Blaza 01977 683719   



Monk Fryston - MF & SM Mothers Union

Mrs M Halton 01977 683789   



Monk Fryston - Monk Fryston Art Club

Jean Derne 01977 682611   



Monk Fryston - Monk Fryston playschool

Jayne Wood 07909 818396   



Monk Fryston - Monk Fryston Toddler Group

Liz Hey 01977 682814   



Monk Fryston - Monk Fryston Youth Club

Julie Sadler 01977 685795   



Monk Fryston - Monk Fyston Guides

Mrs J Bottomley 01977 682097   



Monk Fryston - Playschool, Church Hall

 01977 681050   



Monk Fryston - Women With Interests

Carolyn Popham 01977 684008   



Sherburn - All Saints Church

Rev Chris Wilton 01977 682122   

 http://www.allsaintschurchsherburninelme t.org/


Sherburn - All Saints Church Choir

Rev Chris Wilton 01977 682122   



Sherburn - All Saints Womens Fellowship

Mrs G Laycock 01977 682122   



Sherburn - Barkstone Ash Beekeepers Association

Mr Robin Tomlinson 0113 2865842   



Sherburn - Fairways Bowls Club

Mrs M Limbert 01977 683455   



Sherburn - Kushinkai Karate Academy

Sensei Dave Brook 07971 093166  kushinkaikarate@yahoo.co.uk  

Every Tues at Athelstans primary school and Every Sat at Eversley Park Centre. Teaching a combined curriculum of Karate and lifeskill 


Sherburn - MacMillan Cancer Relief. 

Mrs J Burgis 01937 557697   



Sherburn - Methodist Womens Fellowship

Mrs Bedford 01977 682758   



Sherburn - Northern Comfort BHC. Barber Shop Singing Group

Darrel Simpson 01757 268069   



Sherburn - RAOB Pride of SIE Lodge

D Lambert 01977 683552   



Sherburn - Scireburnean Theatre Co

 01977 681024   



Sherburn - Sherburn Aero Club

 01977 682674   



Sherburn - Sherburn Allotment Society

Mr M Green 01977 682961   



Sherburn - Sherburn and South Milford Art Society

Olive Simmonds  01977 681545  ojayart@yahoo.co.uk   

Painting for pleasure, with artists of all abilities using various media. Instruction is available for beginners. Meetings are each Thursday evening from 7:30 until 9:30 Sherburn Church Hall 


Sherburn - Sherburn Angling Club

R Jeffrey 01977 684353   



Sherburn - Sherburn Art Club

T Finnigan 01757 26888   



Sherburn - Sherburn Bears Junior Rugby Club

 01977 683784   



Sherburn - Sherburn Bears Rugby League Club

Matt Orford 01977 553120 matt.orford@yorkshirelaser.com  

Training Tues 7:00pm-8:30pm and Thurs: 6:00m-7:00pm. age 16+,   all welcome 


Sherburn - Sherburn Beaver Scouts

Susan Taylor 01977 685132   



Sherburn - Sherburn Bellringers

Mrs M Bottomley 01977 683277   



Sherburn - Sherburn Boghoppers Walking Club

Jean Mooney  01977 683749 jean@elmet98.freeserve.co.uk  

Regular walks once a month, by coach which leaves Sherburn @ 8.30am Sunday morning with pickups depending on the route. Programme on display in Parish Church Hall. Meetings held in Church Hall 3rd Tues eve.each month Oct. to Apr. Visits out May to Sept. Current Programme can also be viewed on the website  www.sherburnboghoppers.com


Sherburn - Sherburn Books on Wheels

Sherburn Library 01977 681828   



Sherburn - Sherburn Bowls Club

D Dexter 01977 684305   



Sherburn - Sherburn Breath Easy Club

Terry Clegg 01977 683597   



Sherburn - Sherburn Brownies 1st

Mrs J Ivens 01977 684118   



Sherburn - Sherburn Brownies 2nd

Mrs K Boocock 01977 681972   



Sherburn - Sherburn Camera Club

Mr David Buckle 01977 681412   



Sherburn - Sherburn Church Hill Play group

Mrs R Parnaby 01977 683523   



Sherburn - Sherburn Community Association

Karen Packham 01977 681954 karenpackham@yahoo.co.uk  

Sherburn Community Association meets on the second Wednesday of the month at Elmet Social Club, starting 7:30pm. New members are welcome. 


Sherburn - Sherburn Community Education

Jane Austin 01977 683 3120   

Provides adult education/community learning and Youth provision in the Sherburn  area 


Sherburn - Sherburn Creche

Mrs S Metcalf 01977 683444   



Sherburn - Sherburn Cub Scouts

Richard Worlock 01977 685030 richworlock@hotmail.com  

Meets at the Scout Hut on Fridays from 6.45 to 8.15pm 


Sherburn - Sherburn District Hearing Loss Society

Mrs A Howie 01977 685031   



Sherburn - Sherburn Eversley Cricket Club

Mr B Beal 01977 682886   



Sherburn - Sherburn First Guides

Alison Wadsworth 01937 832429   



Sherburn - Sherburn Friendship Club

Mrs P Odell 01977 682174   



Sherburn - Sherburn Gala Association

Mrs A Hodgeson 01977 684518   



Sherburn - Sherburn High SChool Youth Club

Mrs Sue Jarvis 01977 689081   



Sherburn - Sherburn library

John Cattanach 0845 034 9443   



Sherburn - Sherburn Lions Club

Paul Smith 0113 287 1249 paulsmithkippax@lycos.com  



Sherburn - Sherburn Model Flying Club

Jack Ward 01977 684832 wardair01@tiscali.co.uk  



Sherburn - Sherburn Netball Club

Becky Aspinall 07904 564222 Becky@maspinall.plus.com  

We are a friendly bunch with ages ranging from 18 to forty something. New members welcome all through the year. we train every Monday evening @ 7.30 on the Fairway in Sherburn 


Sherburn - Sherburn Parent Chain

Cherry 01977 683784   



Sherburn - Sherburn Pilates

Judith Russell 01977 680118 / 07739961036 juderussellholehan@hotmail.com  

Pilates at Eversley Park Centre on fridays at 10am 


Sherburn - Sherburn Rainbows

Mrs Vicky Leech 07944 576298   



Sherburn - Sherburn RSPB Club

Paul Henderson 01977 683009  pjhk2@aol.com.....  



Sherburn - Sherburn Singles Club (SSC),


Genuine FREE 'over 30s' Singles Club for Sherburn and surrounding area. Please email for further details and meets 


Sherburn - Sherburn Tennis Club

Heather Rotherham 01977 683639   



Sherburn - Sherburn Visiting Scheme for the Elderly

Beryl Green 01977 681828    sherburnvisitingscheme@hotmail.co.uk  



Sherburn - Sherburn White Rose FC Juniors

Gary Limbert 01977 682109   



Sherburn - Sherburn White Rose FC Seniors

Rob Sutcliffe 01977 683105   



Sherburn - Sherburn Youth Forum

Robert Keniwell 07821 930970   



Sherburn - Sherburn-In-Elmet History Society

Jean Mooney, Secretary 01977 683749, 07967 640383 jean@elmet98.freeserve.co.uk  

AN ENJOYABLE EVENING OF HISTORY, MEETINGS ARE HELD IN THE PARISH CHURCH HALL, SHERBURN IN ELMET at 8:00 pm. @SherburnHistory on Twitter , www.facebook.com/pages/Sherburn-in-Elmet-History-Society/321565671196030 http://www.clubbz.com/club/34193/sherburn-in-elmet/sherburn-in-elmet-history-society


Sherburn - St Johns Ambulance Brigade

Mr D Ward 01977 684300   



Sherburn - St Joseph's Toddler Group

Nicola Young or Sharon Spink  07957 552046 / 07969244864    

Meet at St Joseph the Worker Church, Every Tuesday 9.30am - 11.00am Come and meet other parents & carers, have a chat and a coffee while the children have fun! £1.50 for adult & 1st child (includes refreshments). 50p for each extra child  


Sherburn - the Canal Zoners Association

Mr H Dyson 01937 557331   



Sherburn - YorkshireMardave Racing Club

Richard Lower 0798 443 6447 richard@mardaveracing.co.uk   



South Milford - Brownies

Mrs Carole Leech 01977 685486   



South Milford - Guides

Mrs Paula Spencer 01977 682506 pspencer@dsl.pipex.com  

Guides is for girls aged 10-14. we meet on a Thursday from 7pm until 8.30pm and take part in a wide range of activities at our meeting place. Sherburn Parish Church Hall, in our local community and in the wider area 


South Milford - Rainbows

Miss Colette Ward  01977 680064   



South Milford - South Milford Cricket Club




South Milford - South Milford Junior FC




South Milford - South Milford Wine Circle




South Milford - South Milford Women's Institute

Pauline Nesbitt  email@smwi.co.uk  

Meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month. Why not come along and enjoy anything from a Belly Dancing night to a Chocolate Tasting Evening to a "Night at the Casino!" www.smwi.co.uk