Category Archives: Announcement

Silsden Youth & Community Centre open day

Silsden Youth & Community Centre are ready to officially open the Youth & Community Centre on 10th December at 11am.

Peter Robinson, Silsden Mayor will be opening the centre, with 2 special guest stars, Elsa & Olaf from Frozen.

We will have various activities for the kids to enjoy and of course it wouldn’t be the same without Santa, so we have a grotto too.

We will also be having refreshments, a raffle and tombola.

So come along and join in the fun.

Frankie and Phoebe Wainman to turn on Silsden Christmas lights

SILSDEN’S Frankie and Phoebe Wainman will be turning on the Silsden Christmas lights this year on November 27th after Silsden’s annual Christmas market.

Frankie Wainman Junior is the 2016 British and World BRISCA Stockcar Champion and Phoebe, 20, is the 2016 British Hotstox Champion.

This Years Christmas market will run from 10am to 4pm with stalls outside on the streets and inside the town hall.

The Silsden Town Band will perform in the memorial garden bandstand from 3.30pm, followed by carols at 4pm.

Frankie and Phoebe will turn on the lights at 4.30pm.


New Job: Credit Control / Office Admin

Temporary Contract to Cover Maternity Leave (minimum 12 months)

Part Time Position (16 hours)

Credit Control / Office Admin

The successful candidate will be a motivated, conscientious and well-organised individual who is able to work independently as well as part of a small but busy team. The individual must have excellent communication and IT skills and have a confident and professional phone manner.

Responsibilities will include a wide range of administrative duties. Daily tasks will comprise of, but not be limited to, putting sales receipts on our system, liaising with accounts ref payment errors and general credit control. There will also be some occasional processing and inputting of orders and dealing with customers, depending on the workload of the sales team.

Experience preferred but any relevant training will be provided on site.

Hours: 16 hours/week. Monday – Thursday 10.00am-2.00pm

Pay: £7.25/ hour

For an interview please contact Suzy Berry on 01535 654479 or

Website Release

The new Silsden website is well under way.

Although nobody can actually read this yet as it is still a secret.  Alex Gill won the game of killer in the Robin Hood last night and scooped a huge £6. That’s Xmas sorted!