AUTUMN LUNCH Margie and Pam would like to thank the team who helped with the Autumn Lunch and also everyone who attended.  The event was a huge success and Frank Flaherty gave a most amusing talk! Profits are not yet ascertained but £490 was made on the raffle. Do watch out for the Spring Lunch on Wednesday 10 May 2017. ST WILFRID’S WALKING GROUP The St Wilfrid’s Walking Group will meet again on Saturday 29 October. From the top of Bilton Lane, a circular walk, down into the Nidd Gorge and along the river toward Knaresborough, hopefully to enjoy the colours of the Fall. Shorter option, if required, about 1.25 hours; main walk, a little over 2 hours. Please meet in the church car park as usual, at 10.00am.  Tim Gray. REVD IAN JOHNSTON Ian has completed his curacy in Leeds and is now moving to a new post as Associate Priest in the Benefice of St. Thomas a Becket, Hampsthwaite with Felliscliffe, St. Thomas the Apostle, Killinghall and St. James, Birstwith.  He will have a particular focus in Killinghall. His licensing will be during a Eucharist on 27 October at 7.30pm at St. Thomas the Apostle, Killinghall.  Ian would be delighted to see his many friends from St Wilfrid’s at this service. DEVELOPMENT EVENTS Saturday 12 November 2016  - Tim and Heather Rhodes GK Quiz Night will be held on at 7.30pm. Price to include fish and chip supper is £15 per person.  Tickets will be on sale from the beginning of October so do get your tables organised – maximum 8 people per table! Licensed Bar throughout the evening. Friday 18th November 2016 –‘An Evening with the Heritage Boys’ – a concert featuring the music from the 60s and 70s.  There will be a short quiz on the music and a hot supper followed by music to dance to, for those in the mood! Tickets £15 per person.  All proceeds in aid of St Wilfrid’s Development. Friday 9th December 2016 -  Christmas Barbecue  7pm – 11pm Fantastic barbecue food, licensed bar and live music with Andy Annat and the famous Crackerjack Barbecue. Tickets available via the Green Room restaurant 566881 or from the parish office 504629. Book early to avoid disappointment as places are limited! SCOUTS CAKE STALL  The Scouts will be holding a cake stall in the hall after Mass on Remembrance Sunday (13th November) with all proceeds going to the Royal British Legion.