Nora Cox

They presented Nora with a beautiful inscribed cut glass bowl at the Banqueting Suite at Leeds Civic Centre in November, 2002. Nora had earlier been nominated for Supervisor of the … Continue Reading →

Harry Wright (Flash)

More affectionately known as Flash. I first remember him as a coal humper delivering sacks of coal (half cwt) with Neville Thompson. Hard and thirsty work filling the sacks at … Continue Reading →

Don Beilby

Probably the most visible person in the village, notwithstanding that his 6’ 3” frame has been on view in some capacity for 60 odd years or more. Don is most … Continue Reading →

Ronald Lewis

Born in Methley at St Margarets Road, the family later moving to the ‘newer’ houses on Savile Road.   Ron attended Mickletown School from 1931 to 1937 and then on to … Continue Reading →

Alma Townend

An avid supporter of the village community (has been all her life).  Read any of the back copies of the Livewire and Messenger magazines and you will recognise the hand … Continue Reading →