The annual over 60’s party, free for all residents aged 60 or above from Newton, Slaidburn and Dunsop Bridge,  will be held on Saturday 13th December 2014 in Newton-in-Bowland Village Hall. Doors open at 12 o clock with lunch being served at 12.30pm.

All eligible residents will receive an invitation, however if you do not please contact Mary Beaittie

Entertainment will be provided by Slaidburn Silver Band.

Enquiries Mary Beattie Tel 01200 446086


The Christmas Dance will be held on Friday 5th December 2014 at Newton Village Hall. Music will be provided by organist John Bowdler

Dancing will commence at approx 7.45pm, with supper served at 9pm.

Tickects cost £10 per person and can be reserved by calling Marjorie Tel 01200 446643


The next meeting for Newton-in-Bowland Parish Council will be held on Wednesday 26th November 2014 at 7.30pm and will be held in the village hall.

If anyone would like anyitems placing  on the agenda please contact Sandra Tel 01200 448289


Friends of Thorneyholme School are holding a New Years Eve party from 7pm on 31st December 2014 in Newton-in-Bowland Village Hall. This is a ticket only function with reserved tables. Ticket price includes hot supper (served at 8pm) and entertainment.

Licensed bar available

Ticket Prices 5-11 year olds £7.50

11-16 year olds £10

Adults £15

For tickets contact Marie Tel 01200 446630 or

                                      Nicola Tel 01200 448030

All ticket proceeds to go to The Friends of Thorneyholme School




Newton-in-Bowland Village Hall will be holding a dance on Friday 24th October 2014 to the music of John Bowdler. Tickets cost £10 to include supper and the dance commences approx 7.45pm. To book a ticket please contact Marjorie Tel 01200 446643


To commemorate 100 years since the beginning of The Great War and to remember, with honour and pride, our men of The Hodder Valley who answered the call and took up arms for King and Country, we are proud to present


by Daisy May Williams

in collaboration with Slaidburn Players and Friends

To be performed at Newton-in-Bowland Village Hall

on Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th November 2014 at 7.30pm

Tickets are £8.50 including supper and are available from

Aldwyth Tel 01200 446437

email pearson@themanse.freeserve.co.uk

Jane (JD4Hair) Tel 01200 446800

or Sandra Tel 01200 448289

Licensed Bar available


The Mayor will be attending Newton Village on Monday 15th September at 10.45am to officially plant a centenery oak tree.  If anyone would like to come the tree is to be planted along the riverside by Newton Bridge.


The next meeting for Newton Parish Council will be on Wednesday 24th September 2014 at 7.30pm in the village hall.  If anyone would like to attend please come along. If there is anything to be placed on the agenda please contact Sandra Tel 01200 448289


Slaidburn Silver Band will be playing in the garden behind the village hall on Sunday 31st August 2014 commencing 2pm.

Everyone is welcome to bring a picnic and drinks can be purchased from the licensed bar.

Admission is free

It the weather is wet the band will play inside the hall

Enquiries   Sandra  Tel  448289

Road Closure 28th July to 5th September 2014

The B6478 Slaidburn Road, Newton leading to Slaidburn will be closed due to bridge repairs at Hydes Farm from 28th July 2014 to 5th September. There will be no access available.

The diversion route will be via Waddington, West Bradford and Grindleton

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