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  • St Katharine's Church


      Could everyone please be aware that once Roger retires from active ministry on 15th February, he will no longer be licensed to perform any official duties so please do not try to contact him.  Mary and Roger will still be living in the vicarage as private citizens for a

  • Contact Points March 2015 onwards

        Booking Weddings and Baptisms: Please attend church office on Thursdays 7pm till 8pm. General Enquiries: Telephone 01204469220. Answering machine outside office hours. Email: Urgent Enquiries: Contact the Churchwardens Margaret Ryding 01204 270422 Robin Sharp 01204 693609    


    Please click on  the title above to see it more clearly. Sundays 8:00 am Holy Communion   10:00 am The Parish Eucharist Tuesdays 9:30 am Holy Communion Thursdays                                                                              7:30 pm Holy Communion   Saint’s Days and Holy Days as shown in the Events and Calendar area. Open Church: St Katharine’s Church is open

  • New Web Site

    Welcome to the new St Katharine’s Church website.  We hope that you will find the site easy to use and a vast improvement over the old one.  However, you may find certain areas of the site are currently incomplete or missing information; please bear with us whilst we continue to add

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    Blackrod Church School Governance

      The faith foundation at Blackrod Church School is a vital element of the ethos and nature of the education provided there. The sad death of Margaret Jones from the Methodist Church has left a vacancy on the Board of Governors for a Church Governor. School governors are expected to

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    Newsletter on the Future for St Katharine’s Blackrod after the retirement of the Rev Canon Roger Cooper

    The PCC is aware that the majority of people in Blackrod may be wondering about future arrangements for St Katharine’s. This newsletter is aimed at providing whatever information we can for all who have St Katharine’s at heart. On Monday the 29th of September 2014 the Archdeacon of Bolton David Bailey met

  • St Katharine’s Church – Touching Lives.

    Ever wondered how many ways the congregation of St Katharine’s reaches out and touches the lives of others in our local community? The Welcome and Invitation group have put together the following poster to show us how.