General Activities and Recent Visits

what we do

Activities include :

Recent visit to Spooner Industries Ltd in Ilkley who provide industrial solutions around the world for the principle market sectors of Paper, Non-wovens, Metals, Food, Converting and Environmental.

Manufacturing industrial process machinery such as industrial ovens, dryers, coolers, provers/proofers, air turns, stabilisers, oxidisers and solvent and energy recovery equipment. Since 1932 Spooner has been a leading innovator in the principles of forced convection technology

Visit to Nell Bank:  

Nell Bank provides day and residential experiences for schools and community groups across the full age and ability range.  The award winning activities and nationally significant inclusive facilities make it a top choice for learning outside the classroom.

The accessible location and stunning surroundings make Nell Bank an ideal venue for adult team building courses and conferences.

Visit to Advanced Actuators in Silsden

Advanced Actuators Ltd is a well established leading supplier of actuators, control solutions and hydraulic components. Since 1969 they have supplied a range of diverse markets, including oil & gas, power generation, nuclear, marine, and industrial marketplaces throughout the world.  

It was summed up as "we provide the hand that turns the tap valve"  The valves that they turn are HUGE in the oill, gas and water industries.  For more info go to

Very interesting and informatatvie visit and thanks to their MD Chris Woodhead for hosting us.

Holly Ball,

Pancake Race,

Christmas parcels,

Collections at Booths and Tescos for among other things:

Water Aid to Uganda etc etc