Burton-in-Lonsdale 

Village Organisations

There are a number of organisations in the village - new members are always welcome.

All Saints PCC

The parochial church council (PCC) consists of clergy and churchwardens of the parish, together with representatives of the laity.  The council is responsible for the financial affairs of the church parish and the maintenance of its assets and promoting the mission of the church

  

Burton Communication Group

Responsible for the Village website and production of the Burty. Contributors are always welcome. Please email burtonnews@gmail.com

Bowling Club

Burton-in-Lonsdale Bowling Club has now a new Club House and welcomes both members and visitors. 2018 membership fees are £22.00 and visitors pay £1. Club afternoon are Wednesday and Friday. The Club play friendly matches on some Saturday afternoons both home and away games, and members also play in two Crown Green Bowling Leagues. The Club welcomes new members of all ages. Contacts John Mason Tel: 015242 61919 Jane Burns Tel: 015242 61081.

Burton Bell Ringers

Come along on practice night on Tuesdays @ 7.30.  Beginners welcome. For further information contact John Keen 62792 or Dave Hodgson 61269

Burton Book Group

The group meets every 6 weeks to discuss a chosen book.  Contact: Jill Peel  61486

Burton First Responders

Burton First Responders are local volunteers who have been trained to attend certain emergency 999 calls with the aim of providing emergency first aid, until an ambulance arrives. We are always looking for volunteers to join our group. Contact: John Wood 61646

Burton Methodist Chapel

Sunday services and Coffee morning every Friday 10.30-11.30

Burton World War One Commemoration Group

A special interest group of like minded local residents who wish to record the role played by Burton in Lonsdale in World War One. 

Dominoes Group

Meets 2nd Thursday each month in Village Hall at 7pm

Heritage Group

The groups aim is to be responsible e for collation and recording of Burton in Lonsdale’s history and heritage relating to the buildings, people and activities of Burton in Lonsdale including; Recording oral histories of residents; Developing heritage trails; Digitization of material and to promote the heritage of the village through the organisation of events, talks etc We meet bi-monthly on the first Wednesday of a month at 7.30pm in the Punch Bowl.

Lonsdale Wheelers

Fancy taking your cycling to another level? Then come and try Lonsdale Wheelers, your friendly local cycle club representing the Lonsdale area, including Bentham, Burton, Ingleton, Keasden, Tatham, Kirkby, Leck, Ireby, Clapham, Austwick, Melling, Wennington and more. We have rides for the more serious and less serious, and hope to start a junior section too (road & MTB) for 10+ years. We meet on the first & third Sundays of each month, at 9.30am in summer and 10am in winter, from the sports pavi

 

Pals with Trowels

Meeting on the first Tuesday of every month at 8pm in hte Punch Bowl the aim of the Pals with Trowels is to enhance the open spaces in the village for the enjoyment of all. Our latest project is developing a community orchard.

Young Farmers

With over 25,000 members and 644 clubs, the National Federation of Young Farmers’ Clubs (NFYFC) is one of the largest rural youth organisations in the UK. Led by young people, for young people, Young Farmers' Clubs provide anyone aged 10 to 26 with a fantastic chance to meet lifelong friends, learn new skills, make a real difference to the local community.   Contact:  Ian Sedgwick 

WI

The WI is now the largest voluntary women's organisation in the UK. The WI will celebrate its centenary in 2015 and currently has 212,000 members in around 6,600 WIs. The WI plays a unique role in providing women with educational opportunities and the chance to build new skills, to take part in a wide variety of activities and to campaign on issues that matter to them and their communities. Details of Burton WI programme can be found here:  We meet 1st Thursday of the month in Village Hall at

 

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