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Things to do on Thursday

Birdwell Water Colour Painting Group
When: Thursday mornings
Where: Birdwell Methodist Church, Sheffield Rd., Birdwell.
Contact: Margaret Beardhall 01226 203419

Hoyland Lacemakers
When: 1.30pm - 3.30pm
Where: Westbank House West St Hoyland
Contact: Laraine 01226 744516

Birdwell Methodist Church Exodus Projectv The project runs activities for children & young people
When: 5.30pm - 7pm Kids Club 8 to 11 yrs
7.30pm until 9pm Rock Solid Club 11+yrs
Where: Birdwell Methodist Church, Sheffield Rd, Birdwell
Contact: Martin Sawden at

Job Club
When: 10am 12 noon
Where: Hoyland Library, The Hoyland Centre, High Croft, Hoyland, Barnsley, S74 9AF
Contact: John Lang on 07531 201763

Over 60s Social Group
When: 2pm
Where: The Salvation Army, Central Street, Hoyland Common.
Contact: Tel 01226 742649

Jump Bowling Club
Brush up on your bowling skills and represent your community in bowling tournaments!
When: Evening
Where: Bowling Green Jump Park, Roebuck Hill, Jump.
Contact: John Hopkinson on 07729 507179

Youth Club (Age 7+)
Offers young people activities and advice on practical life skills.
When: 6pm - 7:30pm for young people aged 7 to 10 years old 7pm - 8:30pm for young people aged 11 years and over
Where: Jump Chapel, Church Street, Jump, Barnsley
Contact: Call in

Hemingfield Action Group/Hemingfield Crime & Safety Group
This group meets to help build community spirit within Hemingfield by organising several community events, undertaking local projects and by addressing local crime and safety issues. This group meets on a monthly basis.
When: 7pm
Where: Ellis C of E Primary School, School Street, Hemingfield.
Contact: Ian Warhurst at

Whist Drive
When: 7pm (Fortnightly)
Where: Hoyland Methodist Church
Contact: Rev Mick Neal 01226 770422

Springfield Ladies
Craft nights, quizzes, speakers, outings and themed nights for ladies
When: 7:30pm - 10pm
Where: Kirk View Centre, Kirk Balk, Hoyland.
Contact: Penny Webb on 07803 469370

Social Groupv
Over 50s
When: 10.30am 12noon
Where: Milton Hall, Elsecar

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Ward Alliance Funding

To find out how your group can access the Ward Alliance Funds please contact Dawn Grayton Community Development Officer for the South Area on;
01226 355865 or email

Groups Encouraged To Consider Crowdfunding

Groups looking for funds to support projects in Barnsley are being encouraged to consider crowdfunding.

To find out more visit: or email

South Yorkshire Funding Advice offer help and support to local groups with funding sources, advice on developing and writting bids etc.

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