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FoMPS Yomp – Saturday 18th May 2019

FoMPS Yomp – Saturday 18th May 2019

The FoMPS Yomp is our annual dads’ fundraiser/social event: a walk from Burnsall to Menston (approx 32km / 20 miles), taking in a few pubs along the way.

This year’s event is on Saturday 18th May 2019. Meet at the school at 7.45 for an 8.15 departure.

Places cost £25 which covers a coach from the school gates up to the starting point, breakfast and a meal.

This event gets more popular every year, so secure your place today. Click the button below to reserve your place via PayPal. Thanks as always for your terrific support.

Thanks to Justin Leeming for the photo.

FoMPs Christmas Fayre Saturday 1st December 2018 3-5pm


The Christmas Fayre is fast approaching. It’s on Saturday 1st  December 2018, starting at 3pm through to 5pm.
We will have all the usual favourite stalls including the ever-popular Tombola, the Christmas Raffle, Jolly Jam Jars, cake stall and café, including, hot pork rolls, mulled wine and hot chocolate, , plus of course the chance to meet Santa!

This year the Shopping Alley is back along with Otley Junior Brass Band playing a short set


If you can spare an hour or 2 on the day to man a stall or help with any preparation work prior to the fayre please click on the link below and put your name and number into the table to volunteer at the christmas fayre. We couldn’t put on any events without lovely parent helpers! For more info about what is needed, or if you have another way you would like to support the event then please contact Naomi on 07903139630.  Alternatively contact any member of the FoMPs committee or email:


Look forward to seeing you there! Please keep checking the website for more information as the big day gets nearer.

[SOLD OUT] Family Night – Saturday 11th February 2017, 6pm

[SOLD OUT] Family Night – Saturday 11th February 2017, 6pm

The always popular Family Night returns on Saturday 11th February 2017 from 6pm to 8.30pm.

Disco, games and entertainment will be provided by Party Mania. Hot dogs and FREE squash will be available for children, with a bar serving wine, prosecco and beer for the grown-ups. Continue reading “[SOLD OUT] Family Night – Saturday 11th February 2017, 6pm”

St John’s Church Summer Fayre – Saturday 2nd July 2016

St John’s Church Summer Fayre – Saturday 2nd July 2016

There is no FoMPS Summer Fayre and Scarecrow Hunt this year, as we alternate arranging the Fayre each year with St John’s Church. Details of this year’s event on Saturday 2nd July 2016 are on Facebook.

The FoMPS Summer Fayre and Scarecrow Hunt will return in 2017.

FoMPS Quiz – Friday 26th February 2016 – Tickets on sale now

grapesquizThe ever popular Quiz returns on Friday 26th February 2016 at 7.45pm in a new venue, the KS2 hall.

Look out for tickets in the playground soon, or you can purchase your ticket using PayPal.

Buy tickets for your team (8 people = £40)

Buy individual tickets (£5 each)

There will be nibbles on the tables, and don’t forget to bring your own drinks and glasses.

If you’d like us to match you into a team, please drop us a message using the form below and we’ll be in touch.

Summer Fayre Balloon Tracker

Summer Fayre Balloon Tracker

We’ve had lots of texts from people who have found the balloons we released at the end of the Summer Fayre. Has your balloon travelled the furthest? Visit our Balloon Tracker and find out.

Open Balloon Tracker

Summer Fayre and Scarecrow Hunt Update – Saturday 4th July from 1pm

Summer Fayre and Scarecrow Hunt Update – Saturday 4th July from 1pm

Stall Layout
Stall Layout

It’s the Summer Fayre and Scarecrow Hunt this Saturday, 4th July. Pick up your Scarecrow Hunt Clue Sheet from the Registration Desk (see map) from 1pm. The Fayre runs from 2 until 4.30pm.

Highlights this year include the Fancy Dress Parade at 3pm with a prize for the best dressed Children’s Book Character, Running Races at 3.30pm and the Balloon Race at 4.30pm.

In between, pick up a hotdog and a Pimms at the bar and barbecue, test your skills in the Penalty Shoot Out, browse for a bargain at the book stall and enjoy games including Splat the Rat, Hook a Duck and Tin Can Alley.

See you Saturday!

Scarecrow Sponsors

A huge thank you to all these local businesses who have kindly sponsored a Scarecrow this year:

Co-operative Food Menston 58 Main Street. Tel: 01943 872041
Dacre, Son and Hartley
DAH Financial Planning
Dotty Print
Green Dog Walkers To join Green Dog Walkers or discuss local issues call 01274 437146 or email
JGL Design
Kellies Kluckers Available from DelicaSolo or Fairfax Cottage, Main Street
Kool Kids
Limefires Media
Manor Coating Systems Otley Road, Baildon, BD17 7DP
Nick Cahill Plumbing and Heating
Physio Logic Ltd
Ribston Pippin
Shipley Glen Tramway
Solo Catering & Delicasolo
The Menstone Club
The Railway Children Menston Railway Station. Tel: 07954 166 653