FUTURE EVENTS

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THINKING ABOUT HOMING A GREYHOUND?

LOOKING FOR SOME POST-HOMING SUPPORT?

WANT TO SHARE SOME QUALITY GREYHOUND TIME WITH FELLOW GREYHOUND ENTHUSIASTS?

OUR 'DROP IN' SOCIALS ARE FOR EVERYONE!

PRESENT AND PROSPECTIVE GREYHOUND HOMERS ALIKE!

TIMES TO GET TOGETHER AND SHARE EXPERIENCES.

TO GET YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED ABOUT GREYHOUNDS & HOMING.

TO BE SUPPORTED THROUGH SETTLING IN & BEYOND.

AND TO ENJOY THE COMPANY OF FELLOW GREYHOUND ENTHUSIASTS & THEIR GREYHOUNDS.

MEET AND GREET EVENTS

GIVE US THE CHANCE TO SPREAD THE WORD THAT 'GREYHOUNDS MAKE GREAT PETS'!
ARE A CHANCE TO TALK TO VOLUNTEERS ABOUT THE PROCESS OF HOMING AND ABOUT LIVING WITH A GREYHOUND.
AND ARE SOMETIMES THE FIRST STEP ON THE HOMING ROAD FOR PEOPLE WANTING TO KNOW MORE.

 

EVENTS CALENDAR

HERE ARE THE BASICS ... 

FOR MORE DETAILS ABOUT EACH EVENT

PLEASE USE THE LINKS OR SCROLL DOWN 

2020

8.3.20              DROP-IN SOCIAL AT EMLEY

29.3.20            DROP IN SOCIAL AT FERRYBRIDGE

12.4.20             DROP-IN SOCIAL AT EMLEY

3.5.20              DROP IN SOCIAL AT FERRYBRIDGE

10.5.20             DROP-IN SOCIAL AT EMLEY

31.5.20             DROP IN SOCIAL AT FERRYBRIDGE

14.6.20             DROP-IN SOCIAL AT EMLEY

21.6.20             DROP IN SOCIAL AT FERRYBRIDGE

12.7.20              ***  NORTHERN GREYHOUND GATHERING  ***

9.8.20                DROP-IN SOCIAL AT EMLEY

30.8.20             DROP IN SOCIAL AT FERRYBRIDGE

13.9.29               DROP-IN SOCIAL AT EMLEY

27.9.20              DROP IN SOCIAL AT FERRYBRIDGE

11.10.20              DROP-IN SOCIAL AT EMLEY

25.10.20            DROP IN SOCIAL AT FERRYBRIDGE

8.11.20                DROP-IN SOCIAL AT EMLEY

29.11.20             DROP IN SOCIAL AT FERRYBRIDGE

13.12.20             CHRISTMAS DROP-IN SOCIAL AT EMLEY

 

THIS YEAR THERE WILL BE

2 'DROP IN' SOCIALS IN MOST MONTHS

 ONE AT EMLEY AND ONE AT FERRYBRIDGE

FOR PEOPLE THINKING OF HOMING A GREYHOUND, our Sunday 'Drop In' Sessions are a great opportunity to meet greyhounds and their owners and to ask all of your questions.

FOR THOSE WHO ALREADY SHARE THEIR LIVES WITH A HOUND - there will be plenty of greyhound chat & companionship, sharing of experiences &  information.

AND THERE IS ALWAYS GTWY HOSPITALITY - USUALLY WITH CAKE!

A WARM GREYHOUND WELCOME!

WELCOMING GTWY TREATS!

 

FERRYBRIDGE SESSIONS ARE FROM

1.30PM TO 3.30PM

AT FERRYBRIDGE COMMUNITY CENTRE

THE SQUARE, FERRYBRIDGE, WF11 8PQ

THIS IS A NEW VENUE FOR GTWY AND WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO WELCOMING PEOPLE THERE.

THE CENTRE AT FERRYBRIDGE HAS GREAT FACILITIES,

IS SUPER DOG FRIENDLY,

IS EASILY ACCESSIBLE FROM BOTH THE M62 AND A1 AND HAS ITS OWN CAR PARK + OVERFLOW PARKING NEARBY.

A WARM GREYHOUND WELCOME!

GREYHOUND-FRIENDLY VENUES!

 

EMLEY SESSIONS ARE HELD IN THE

VILLAGE COMMUNITY CENTRE,  EMLEY,  HD8 9RJ

FROM 11AM TO 1PM

(It is in an un-named road opposite Church Street, where Upper Lane meets Beaumont St at the Emley Cross.   Find the Wentworth Pub and you are there!
The entrance is on the side facing away from the access road and there is parking both in front of and behind the building.)

ALWAYS A CUPPA!

AND A WARM GREYHOUND WELCOME!

 

MEET AND GREET AT

PETS AT HOME,  CROWN POINT,  LEEDS

11AM TO 3PM

WE HAVE NOW HAD OUR LAST SESSION AT CROWN POINT IN 2019 -

BUT WILL SOON KNOW THE DATES ON WHICH YOU CAN MEET US THERE IN 2020 ...  WATCH THIS SPACE!

Pets At Home are great supporters of the Greyhound Trust and West Yorkshire branch has a great relationship with the store at Crown Point, where we regularly have a promotion and fundraising stall. 
There will be volunteers on hand to talk about homing greyhounds and some 4 legged 'helpers', all set to show that 'greyhounds make great pets'. 
​So come and have a chat with us!
For more information about this event please contact:   Sue - tel: 07402 732306

 

MEET AND GREET

AT JOLLYES, HALIFAX

Shroggs Road Retail Park, Shroggs Rd, Halifax HX3 5HL

Look out for future dates in 2020

We are delighted to continue our relationship with Jollyes Pet Superstores and it is great to be returning to the Halifax branch for more Meet and Greet opportunities. 

There are volunteers keen to talk to everyone about greyhounds and what great pets they make.  And there are, of course, be some 4 legged ambassadors on hand, to prove the point!

So do come along and have a chat - and maybe even a greyhound cuddle!

For more information about this event please contact:

Julie  -  tel: 07917 796795 

 

KIRKSTALL ABBEY SUNDAY MARKET

MEET AND GREET

We have a regular stall at the Outdoor Market held inside the lovely ruins of Kirkstall Abbey -  a great place to meet up with friends old and new!


For our existing group of greyhound homers, it is a fine time for socialising – the GTWY stall makes a grand meet-up point.


And it’s a terrific opportunity for anyone thinking of homing a greyhound to come along and enjoy some greyhound company; and to chat to some friendly greyhound owners.

LOOK OUT FOR DATES IN 2020

And come along to talk ‘greyhound’, with the added bonus of sampling all of the lovely things on offer at the market!​

There is free parking at the Abbey House Museum and free entry to the Abbey Visitor Centre. ​

Abbey Road, Kirkstall, Leeds   LS5 3EH

 

MEET AND GREET

AT JOLLYES, KEIGHLEY

11am - 3pm​

LOOK OUT FOR MORE DATES IN 2020!

Jollyes, Keighley Retail Park, Hard Ings Road,

Keighley BD21 3NJ 

We are delighted to say that our partnership with Jollyes Pet Superstores continues into 2019. 

As usual, there will be volunteers there with their own 4 legged 'demonstration models', just waiting to show what great pets greyhounds are. 

For more information about these events please contact:

Julie  -  tel: 07917 796795 

 

WE HAD A GREAT DAY ....

AT THE NORTHERN GREYHOUND GATHERING 2019 

AND WE ARE NOW LOOKING FORWARD TO THE 

NORTHERN GREYHOUND GATHERING

2020!

THE DATE IS FIXED - 

SUNDAY, 12TH JULY, 2020

AND WE WILL BE RETURNING TO WETHERBY RACECOURSE

FOR A DAY OF GREYHOUNDS, FRIENDS AND SHOPPING

LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE!

 

Please contact us by phoning: KATH: 01484 865280 / 07723 027995 or SUE: 01977 704155 / 07402 732306

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