Category Archives: Citizenship

50th Anniversary Afternoon Tea

As part of our 50th Anniversary celebrations, we will be hosting an afternoon tea at Farmer Copleys on 11th July at 2:30pm. The afternoon will include live accoustic music from ‘In Peru’, flower arranging with Michelle’s Flowers and our 50th Anniversary cake cut. Selection of Handmade Finger Sandwiches Wedge of Copleys Rarebit Bakers Homemade Scone […]

Pupils’ civic care for Pontefract and the planet

As Pontefract Civic Society turned 50 in May, we brought back a tried and trusted activity for school pupils who care about their town and the environment, and their artwork did not disappoint us. Dozens of anti-litter posters were created during May and June at Carleton Park School and St. Giles C of E Academy, […]

Golden Jubilee Celebration – Doncaster Youth Jazz Orchestra

As part of our 50th Anniversary celebrations, Pontefract Civic Society will be hosting a Golden Jubilee Celebration event on Friday 24th May in Pontefract Town Hall. You and your guests are invited to join us for a night of swing with Doncaster Youth Jazz Orchestra as we celebrate 50 years of civic service. This band […]

Pontefract Youngsters’ Shield Designs

Over the summer, we have attended numerous community events in Pontefract with our stall, including the Liquorice Festival, Yorkshire Day, Picnic in the Park and others. In addition to promoting an awareness of the society and our projects in the town, we also asked children to design a knight’s shield to decorate our very own […]