Our Projects

More New to come.

2017 Calendars now on sale

at Post Office.

Methley Archive 2014

Historical Society

Open Days  

Methley Calendars 2015

Available now  buy from our Post Office, Bell Hair and the Community Centre, Mondays 10am ~ 12 noon, Main St.

Please see our Calendar Page.

Calendars 4.50 each

2015

Open Day

Saturday ??th ? ??am till ?pm

&

Sunday ??th ? ??am till ?pm

Raffle

Methley Recipe Books

at

Methley Community Centre, Main St.

Please bring your photos to be entered on our database and in du course put onto this always in-progress website.

Our Public Patchwork

For your ongoing needle point.

Get your free patches to decorate:-

Our past & ongoing Projects

Methley Fest  2014

Monday 25th August

 12 noon till 7pm

Please Look for our stall

Please bring your photos to be entered on our database and in du course.

"An Evening in with Coal"

Mining Slide Show and Talk Evening

Place the Chapel, Main St Methley.

Anyone welcome to come talk about this varied subject please contact us click here

Any additional props welcome for the evening

Wednesday 30th April  7pm

Tickets 3.50

Tea/Coffee 50p - Tea/Coffee & bun 1

Book soon 90 seats catered for.

Our Christmas Party

Monday 9th December 2013

 All food and tea coffee provided.

Also Keith Parker will attend.

Bring your Methley family or any other Methley Photos to add to our Collection.

10 till Noon.

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS TURN ON NIGHT  

Friday 6th December 2013

 Stall at the Methley Community Centre.

 2014 Archive Calendars will be for sale.

Methley Calendars 2013

Available to  buy from the Post Office, Main St, Mondays 10am ~ 12 noon

 Reduced to 1.00 for last Calendars printed.

Methley Archive 2013

Open Days

Saturday 13th July 10am till 5pm

&

Sunday 14th July 10am till 5pm

Raffle

Methley Archive 2013

Evening Open Event

Hobby's & Evening Pastimes from the 50s, 60s

Bodging & Pegging

WEDNESDAY 27TH FEBRUARY

6 pm

The Chapel, Main St Methley.

A light-hearted look at traditional Crafts by Phil &Marlene Harvey.

Tickets now on sale 2 with Free Raffle Ticket   -    Refreshments

Bodging - turning wood on a hand made peddle/treadle lath.

& Pegging - making home made from waste wool clothing clipped pegged carpets to your colour pattern and size using home made wooden frame and pegging tools.

A very interesting evening for all age

Methley Archive 2012

Christmas Party

Monday 10th December 10.00pm till noon

As Always all welcome.

Please bring your photos to be entered on our database and in du course.

Thank you all for your support and attendance keeping us busy.

Methley Archive 2012

at Christmas Lights turn on

Friday 7th December 5.30pm till 10pm

Lights on 7.30pm

Methley Archive 2012

at Methley Fest

Monday 27th August 8am till 7pm

Methley Archive 2012

Open Days

Slide Show

Saturday 28th April 10am till 7pm

&

Sunday 29th April 10am till 7pm

 

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Friends of Methley Archive

Would you like to be a friend of the Methley Archive?

We are looking for people who are willing to be apart a member of the Archive and subscribe 5 a year to its upkeep and help us to our ongoing none profit expenses.

"Friends will receive occasional news letters and will be given priority to buy tickets for events when numbers are limited.

If you are interested in joining please print off and fill in the form below or write the details on plain paper.

You can hand in the completed form with your subscription any Monday between 10am and noon at the Community Centre or post to May Walker, 74 Savile Road, Mickletown, Methley, LS26 9  . We are looking forward to welcoming you as a "Friend".

Want to be Members can click on Image and download, print, fill in and post back to:

   Methley Community Archive.

   43 Garden House Close,

Methley,

Leeds LS26 9HR,

West Yorkshire,

United Kingdom.

Notification will be sent on receiving.

This is an ongoing project

Methley Archive

Memories Recipe Book

Recipes collected from

 Methley & Mickletown Residents

over the years. On sale now 2.50.

Still Selling Can Post one to you

Methley Archive 2011

Christmas Party

Monday 5th December 10am till noon

 

Methley Archive 2012

at Christmas Lights Turn-on

Friday 2nd December 2012 past event.

We had a table in the Community Centre selling Calendars 4 and other fundraising items.

Methley Christmas Lights switch  Started 5:30pm

The Community Centre ~ Main Street

Methley Calendars & Christmas Cards available.

All went well thanks to all concerned.

Methley Archive 2011

Christmas Party

Monday December 10am till noon

 

Methley Archive 2011

Wednesday 23rd November

Evening with:

Ian Clayton

Author Broadcaster

~ Presenter ~

The Importance of Community Heritage

&

 Slide Show

 

3.00

80 places filled

 

The Chapel Main St, Methley

 

7.00pm - Start

~

Interval Raffle Draw

Glenys Worrillow ~ Ager

Slide Show Presenter

'Old Methley'

~

The evening "Went Very Well"

 thanks to all 80 Methley folk that came.

Was the opportunity to view & purchase Methley Calendars 4

& Christmas Cards 50p each with envelope.

~ ~ ~ ~ ~

A very good evening was had by all.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has taken part and contributed towards the organisation of our community heritage evening.

Methley Archive 2011

Filming of a BBC 1

 Inside Out

Prisoner of War Documentary

Monday 14th November 7.30am till noon

Please bring your photos to be entered on our database and in du course.

 Click below to see

Inside Out Documentary

Methley Archive 2011

Open Days

Slide Show +

Saturday 18th June 10am till 7pm

&

Sunday 19th June 10am till 7pm

Methley Archive 2010

Christmas Party

Monday 13th December 10am till noon

We now qualify as part of the

West Yorkshire Archive Accreditation Scheme.

http://www.archives.wyjs.org.uk/

Methley Archive 2010

at Methley Fest

Have wet tent with Archive Exhibition

Monday 30th August noon till 9pm

Methley Archive 2010

Open Days

Slide Show +

Saturday 24th April 10am till 5pm

&

Sunday 25th April 10am till 5.00pm

Methley Archive 2009

Christmas Party

Monday 14th December 10am till noon

 

Methley Archive 2009

at Christmas Tree Lights

Turn On

Friday 4th December Evening

Methley Archive 2009

Open Days

Friday 29th May 10am

&

Saturday 30th May 10am

Slide Show all Methley Buildings in our Collection

Methley Archive 2008

Christmas Party

Monday 15th December 10am till noon

Methley Archive 2008

Show Events +

Friday 30th May 10am till 8pm

&

Saturday 31st May 10am till 2.00pm

Methley Archive 2007

Christmas Party

Monday December 10am till noon

Methley Archive 2007

Slide Show +

Wednesday 26th September 5.45pm

Please bring your photos to be entered on our database and in du course.

Methley Archive 2006

Christmas Party

Monday 11th December 10.00am till noon

Methley Archive 2006

Slide Show +

Wednesday 11th October 7.30pm on

Methodist Church

Methley Archive 2006

Archive Exhibition

at St Oswald's

Sunday 24th September  

Methley Archive 2005

Christmas Party

Monday 5th December 10am till 12 noon

Methley Archive 2005

Slide Show +

Wednesday 28th September 10.30pm till 8pm

Methley Archive 2004

Christmas Party

Monday 13th December 10am till noon

Methley Archive 2004

Open Days

Friday 18th June 10am till 8pm

&

Saturday 19th June 10am till 12 noon

Methley Archive 2004

 New Archive Laptop for the continuation of Methley Archive Database. Our first Laptop acquired 06-03-2001 from a Start-up Grant from Awards For All in that year was soon full and at its processor limit. All spare Computer equipment and or donations are gratefully used. This is a none profit organisation only funds are from our prize Yearly Calendars.

Tuesday 5th April

Methley Archive 2010

Christmas Party

Monday 13th December 10am till noon

Methley Archive 2003

Web Editor first morning with Methley Archive was Monday 19th May 10am till 12 noon.

Methley Archive 2002

Sorry no projects records for this our our first year. Hope you found the above events as enjoyable as we did arranging & producing them.

 

  http://www.nca.org.uk/archive_pace_setter_scheme/introduction_to_archive_pace_setter_scheme/

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