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Wakefield AVA

The Arts Cafe Our Arts Cafe Evenings take place in Wakefield and Pontefract with all sorts of creative activities to support mental well being.  Try something new, reconnect with an old hobby or just take time out and relax with

Next Generation Girls’ Group

Next Generation Youth Group provides weekly sessions at Lightwaves every Saturday between 1 and 3pm for girls aged 8 to 16. Current activities include arts & crafts, table tennis tournaments, dance, baking, (holiday) trips and much much more! We are

Next Generation Boys Group

Next Generation Boys Group provides sessions at Lightwaves on Wednesdays & Saturdays for 8 to 19 year olds. On both days we offer multi-sport sessions where you can play against other teams. Learn new exciting skills in a fun environment.

Community Meeting

The next College Grove/Pinderfields community meeting is planned for Wednesday 13 January 2016, 6pm at Lightwaves.

Bar Lane development

The housing development on Bar Lane will go ahead. There have been several issues with the consultation process: Residents are concerned about the lack of response to their opinions, and the lack of opportunities to voice them. This has been


Also discussed was the planning application for 15 College Grove Road. The proposed development is for 10 bedsits. By general consensus it was felt that the proposed development was unsuitable for the type of house, the character of the surrounding

Open Spaces

At the last meeting on 18 November we discussed the Leisure, Recreation and Open Space Local Plan with Neville Ford, Wakefield Council’s Head of Planning. Residents made it clear that open space is scarce in our area, and that most

Street Party

Street Part 2015

The Lightwaves Street party will take place on Sunday 13th September between 11am and 3pm. There will be a wide range of activities for all including bouncy castle, penalty shootouts, information stall, face painting, roller skating, tug-o-war, tombola, games, music

Community Meeting

The next College Grove/Pinderfields community meeting is on Tuesday 8 September in Lightwaves at 7pm.

Kids Holiday Activities at Lightwaves

Keep active and entertained during the school holidays with our extensive kids programme for 8 to 16 year old. Activities are based on sport, games, arts & crafts an chill-out times.