Events Diary

Please find below the diary of events. If you would like any more information on any of the events listed below, or you are holding an event and would like to add to the calendar, please contact

Scarecrow Festival

Date: Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th July,
Location: Throughout the village


Valentines Disco (Over 18’s only)

Tickets available from the shop – £10 per ticket includes licenced bar and supper

Date: Saturday 10th February , 7:00 p.m till midnight
Location: Village Hall

“The Curse of the Pharoah” Village Pantomime – tickets available from Village Shop

Date: 11th, 12th & 13th January 2018
Location: Village Hall

New Years Eve Celebration (Over 18’s only)

Tickets available from the shop

Date: Sunday 31st December 2017
Location: Village Hall

Appleton Wiske Primary School Carol Service followed by refreshments in the Methodist Church

Date: 22nd December 2017
Location: St Marys Church

Carol Singing around the Village

Date: 19th December 2017  –  6:30 p.m.
Location: Around the village

St Marys Carol Service

Date: 17th December 2017  –  5:00 p.m.
Location: St Marys Church

Family Carols in the Chapel

Date: 17th December 2017  –  10:30 a.m..
Location: Methodist Church

Yorkshire Country Women’s Association and The Friends of St Mary’s Christmas Concert by the Leeming Military Wives Choir

Date: 13th December 2017
Location: Village Hall

African Handicrafts & Jewellery Party – in aid of the Meserani Project

Date: 18th November 2017 – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Village Hall

Remembrance Service

Date:  Sunday 12th November 2017 – 10:50 a.m.
Location: St Marys Church

Yorkshire Country Women’s Association – Christmas Crafts with Linda Breckon

Date: 08 November 2017
Location: Village Hall

The Friends of St Mary’s; Appleton History Talk – Part 2

Date: 16th October 2017 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: St Mary’s Church

Yorkshire Country Women’s Association – Costumes in the Theatre: a talk accompanied by a selection of costumes from the wardrobe of Middlesbrough Little Theatre – Pam Rowse & Sharon Bolton

Date: 11th October 2017
Location: Village Hall

Appleton Wiske Harvest Celebration and Lunch

Please add your name to the lists in the Chapel or Village Shop

Date: 1st October 2017
Location: Village Hall

Appleton Wiske Primary School Harvest Festival

Date: 22nd September 2017
Location: St Marys Church

Yorkshire Country Women’s Association – Of Fish and Actors:  100 years of Darlington Civic Theatre

Date: 13th September 2017
Location: Village Hall

Annual Village Hog Roast

Date: 28th August 2017
Location: Village Green, outside the Lord Nelson

ARA Tennis Competition

Date: 13th August 2017
Location: Appleton Wiske Tennis Courts

Yorkshire Countrywomen’s Association – The Flight of a Thousand Eyes: By light aircraft to Australia

Date: 12th July 2017
Location: Village Hall

Fishermen’s Mission Fish & Chip Supper

Date: 7th July 2017 – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Lord Nelson Inn

Scarecrow Festival

Date: 1st & 2nd July 2017
Location: Throughout the Village

Praying in Colour

Date: 2nd July 2017 – 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Appleton Wiske Primary School followed by Tea and Cakes in the Village Hall.

Appleton Players AGM

Date: 28th June 2017
Location: Village Hall

Appleton Wiske School Sports Day and Summer Fayre

Date: 27th June
Location: Appleton Wiske School Playing Field

Appleton Wiske Pre-School AGM

Date: 13th June 2017 – 7:30 p.m
Location: Village Hall

Friends of St Mary’s Summer Afternoon Tea

Date: 4th June 2017
Location: Wetherlam, Appleton Wiske

YCA Meeting – Talk by Ian Mountain – “Aboard the Tall Ships”

Date: 10th May 2017 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Village Hall

Annual Parish Meeting

Date: 8th May 2017 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Village Hall

“Evening of Magic” – in aid of the Pre-School

Date: 5th May 2017 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Village Hall

“Simple Simon” Village Pantomime

Date: 12th, 13th, 14th January 2017
Location: Village Hall






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