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Ilkley's over-90s enjoy a good old knees-up
1:40pm Thursday 3rd October 2013 in News
Afternoon tea was served with free entertainment for more than 80 of the oldest residents of the Ilkley area.
Ilkley and District Good Neighbours hosted its annual party for the over-90s at Ilkley’s Clarke Foley Centre.
Guests came from Addingham, Burley-in-Wharfedale, Ilkley and Menston.
They were looked after by volunteers from community groups, as well as youngsters from Ilkley Grammar and Wharfedale Air Cadets.
Lord Mayor Khadim Hussain and Ilkley Parish Council chairman Coun Mike Gibbons chatted to partygoers, along with Coun Heathcliffe Bowen, the new vice president of Ilkley Good Neighbours.
Pianist Brian Mason and the Joze School of Dance entertained while Coun Paul Kitching compered in a red fez.