Rachael Smith (01829 270939)
Part of Girlguiding UK a charitable organisation dedicated to providing opportunities for all girls who want to join. The current 1st Holt Brownie Pack was registered in 1977 and prides itself in providing local girls with the chance to ‘Go Girlguiding’.
Holt Presbyterian Chapel Hall, Castle Street, Holt from 6.00pm – 7.15pm every Thursday evening during school term time.
Steve Williamson (01829 270685)
Tuesdays 10:00 - 13:00
Fridays 20:00 - 21:00
St. Chad's Church, Bridge Street, Holt
Tower Captain: Paul Gaade (01829 270659)
St. Chad's Church Bell Tower on Monday evenings starting at 7:30 p.m. and finishing no later than 9:00 p.m. Sunday service ringing from 9.00am to 9.30am.
Thursdays 19:30 - 21:00
Crown Green Bowling Green, Green Street, Holt
£10 per season (March - October, weather permitting)
Open 7 days a week during this period from 9:00a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Contact: Dennis Kettle Tel.: 01829 271340
The bowling green has been established in the village for over 30 years and has been a constant meeting place for the people of Holt to enjoy a game of bowls and some refreshments.
Chapel Street, Holt
Rachael Williams (01829 271299)
Groups and organisations can apply for reduced schedule of charges by a standard rate of 25% for charitable events and organisations and for local fund raising.
The Main Band rehearses every Thursday evening from 7-45pm to 9-45pm, or there is the training band for those less experienced, contact us through our website.
Scout Hut, Farndon
See the Farndon Web Site for full information
Farndon Slimming World
Karen Wood - Consultant (01829 771496)
The special offer cost for April is £9.25 including a joining fee and first group fee. There are discounts for students and senior citizens on the weekly fee and a discounted family group membership. They can accept young people of 11 - 16 free of charge.
The Slimming World Group is held every Wednesday at 7.00pm in Farndon Memorial Hall. People are welcome to come along or ring Karen first.
Holt Community Council
142 Borras Road. Wrexham, LL13 9ER
Mrs. Jean Pierce (Clerk to the Council) (01978 359791)
Holt / Marchwiel Women's Institute
The first meeting of Holt WI took place in Holt Endowed School on Tuesday November 6th 1973. Mrs Inez Bellis was elected as President.
There were 56 members and it was decided to meet on the first Tuesday each month in the Kenyon Hall. One of the first speakers was Mr Jack Powell on 'the History of Holt'. In 1983 the WI moved to the Community Centre.
The WI has played an important part in the in the life of the village ever since. In recent years we have joined with members from Marchwiel and have at present 30 members.
We have lively, informative and enjoyable meetings. These are held in Holt Community Centre, Chapel Street, at 7.30pm on the first Tuesday each month. Visitors are very welcome to come along to any meeting as a guest, for a small fee and if they decide to join the Annual Membership is £30.
President: Mrs Margaret Stratton
Secretaries: Mrs Joan Salathiel (01978 761661) Mrs Gaynor Evans (01829 270358)
Treasurer: Mrs Ailish Williams
Wrexham Country Market every Friday in the Peoples' Market, Wrexham 9:00am to 2:00 pm. Also in Rossett, Station Road, on the first Saturday in the month 9:00 to 12:00 noon."
Farndon Country Market, every Wednesday in the Chapel House, Farndon
9:00 am to 11:30 am
Holt Endowed School Trust
Graham Mitchell (Clerk)
Holt Flower Club
Annual membership is £20. Visitors to the club pay £3 or £4 if it is an Open Meeting. The Holt Flower Club meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7.30 pm with a demonstration by a qualified floral arranger. The AGM is held the third Tuesday in September.Outings also arranged by the club.
Brian & Sue Payne
The Society was founded in March 1992. Its aim is to promote the study of the History of Holt and the surrounding area. Members will receive newsletters periodically throughout the year. The Society has working groups on various projects.
Holt Nomads football club compete in the Welsh National Division 1.
Home matches are played on the football pitch opposite Bellis's Country Market.
Holt Presbyterian Church Schoolroom
Mr. Peter Andrews (01829 270950)
Brookside, Wrexham Road, Holt
The completely refurbished schoolroom has many amenities including kitchen, disabled access and disabled toilet facilities. Suitable for meetings, discusions, social events, children's parties, etc. Also contact Mrs. Ruth Bramwell (01978 853187)
Marilyn Jenkins, Clerk to the Trustees (01829 270393)
Holt Community Centre, Chapel Street, Holt
Contact Gaynor (chairwoman) on 01978 661519 / 07702822307 or Julie (playgroup leader) on 07713886558.
We are members of Wales Pre-School Playgroups Association and have a team of
qualified staff who have seen their own children benefit from the environment that
Holt Under Fives provides. We are also inspected regularly by CSSIW - Care and
Social Services Inspectorate Wales and recently received a very favourable report.
This is available for inspection at our groups.
Every day is play day at Holt Under Fives!
Playgroup – from 2 ½ years. Places available for your child now! Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (term time only) 9.15am - 11.45am.
£5.50 per session - funding available from 3 years (conditions apply).
Our playgroup provides a complete, caring, fun and educational environment to lead
your child into the school system.
Parent & Toddler Group
No booking needed - just pop in! Every Tuesday 9.30am - 11.30am. £2 per child or £2.50 for a family- includes refreshments.
Mondays 19:30 - 22:30
Millennium Eco Centre
Borras Airfield, Tarmac Quarry, Holt Road, Wrexham
Jason Orme (01978 361543)
The Eco Centre has a remit of raising awareness of sustainable living and lifestyle. It is a front runner for environmental education and local awareness for children and young adults. Open to the public.
Mrs. A. Tilson (01829 270578)
Street Dancing Class
On Tuesdays between 5:00 - 6:00p.m. in the Kenyon Hall.
Contact: Naomi Williams.
12 Redwood Close, Holt
Parkinsons Disease (local Group)
Mrs. Sheila Crabtree (01829 270541)
The Trees of Holt Society
Len Murray (01829 270222)
TREES OF HOLT SOCIETY PLANT STOCK LIST 2005 ALDER, ASH, MOUNTAIN ASH,,HAWTHORN, HORNBEAM, HAZEL, WILD CHERRY, FIELD MAPLE, DOWNEY BIRCH, SMALL LEAFED LIME, BIRD CHERRY, BLACKTHORN, BEECH, BLACK POPLAR, ENGLISH OAK, SISSLE OAK, DAMSON, WALNUT, HORSE CHESNUT
The Trees of Holt Society aims to promote, the propagation, planting, care and conservation of trees in Holt and its surrounds. It provides local provenance trees, produces a stock of locally sourced deciduous trees given free of charge to local residents.
Bryn Estyn Road, Wrexham, LL13 9YT (01978 261215)
Wrexham Rugby Club is based at Bryn Estyn Road in Wrexham. As well as adult teams, they have a youth and under 19s section, and a mini and junior section.
For people interested in protecting Wrexham's built heritage.
About the Society:
- We promote excellence in architecture and landscape through our annual awards scheme
- We strive to protect our heritage, and recently we have contributed much to a review of Wrexham’s conservation areas
- We aim to foster debate through our programme of talks
- We want to work with local government and with all who share our concerns
Rachel Williams, a member of the British Wheel of Yoga, holds classes as follows:
Holt Community Centre: Monday evenings at 7:00p.m.
Farndon: Tuesdays at 10.00 a.m.
Bickerton: Wednesdays at 10.00 a.m.
For further details please telephone 01244 570322