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Blooming Marvellous

Pontefract Civic Society commends the fantastic work achieved by Pontefract in Bloom in enhancing the town centre with hanging baskets and planters. Our trustees were therefore pleased to offer £300 to Pontefract in Bloom in sponsorship of the metalwork sculpture on Bridge Street. The sculpture was created by Stephen Williamson for Pontefract in Bloom as a memorial […]

Picture Perfect Pontefract

Following the success of our 2017 calendar of locally taken photographs, we once again asked the public to submit their favourite shots of the town for a 2018 calendar, and the entries were stunning! The photos were anonymously assessed by an independent judge, Steve Ininns, and 12 finalised chosen. Out of those 12, three were […]