Community Groups

KIPPAX COMMUNITY FIRST RESPONDERS:-  contact Paul Hammill 07585777908

If you would like to join us or just want to find out more about the group, then please telephone me on 0113 2871693.
You could take a look at our new website
Mary Webb


We currently meet every Tuesday and the second Saturday of every month, carrying out practical tasks on 10 different nature reserves in the Lower Aire Valley which are managed in a partnership between Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and Leeds City Council. We are a really dedicated and varied group and are working hard to improve these spaces for wildlife and people alike. We are always looking for new, local members so please contact  (07825 668 419) for further details.

For details of our next show or for details about the society please go to
To contact the secretary ring 0113 2872129

If you would like to help or require any information regarding Kippax In Bloom visit our website or contact Pat Samy at Pat's Sweets on the High Street - Tel:01132862283

A reminder to those who like listening to brass band music is that there is a band concert on the second Sunday of every month throughout the year at 8pm in The Kippax Band Social Club.

For more information about The Band  Click here

Kippax Scouts are desperately in need of new leaders. The boys are clamouring to join but we cannot take them because of a leader shortage. If you think you could help please contact Samantha Carmichael: email
National contact:

These groups meet on various nights throughout the week. Membership is open to girls between the ages of 5 and 14 years. They all run a very interesting programme. For further details or to enquire about your daughter joining please contact the district commissioner on 07969141808. Any-one over the age of 14 who's interested in becoming a Young Leader or Adult Leader please contact Sheila on the number above or email


Reverend Andrew Checkley the minister for Kippax and Trinity Methodist Church, Castleford. Tel. number 0113 2877669  
Worship and other regular activities

Find us on Facebook, as a Public Group "Kippax Methodist Church"

To hire church rooms please ring: 0113 2869488


Reverend Rosemarie Hayes - 01132862710
Reverend Diane for Flynn - 0113 2864607
Reverend Viv Master - 0113 2874408 for information on all our activities

For details of Church Hall hire please contact Hall Manager Stewart Fawcett
0113 2862730 

KIPPAX ART GROUP,              

We are a self-help group whose members range from complete beginners, to experienced artists who are always happy to help and advise. It’s members work in a wide range of mediums. The group meet at 7.15pm to 9.15pm every Wednesday EXCEPT the 3rd Wednesday of the month at Gibson Lane community Centre. The fee is £15 a quarter, which includes refreshments.

For more details contact


The Readers Group now meet on the second Monday in the month from 5.45 to 6.45pm.
There is now a teenagers group who meet every fourth Wednesday from 5.30 to 6.30
Story time is on Fridays from 2pm to 2.30pm.
Should you want further information please ring 0113 3781878 during opening hours

Here’s a reminder of our opening times:
Monday       10 am to 7pm
Tuesday        9 am to 5pm
Wednesday   9 am to 5pm
Thursday       9 am to 5pm
Friday           9 am to 5pm
Saturday      10am to 1pm

If you would like your group details to be published on this page please contact any parish councillor