Important Dates for November

All Souls – Service of Thanksgiving for the Departed  Sunday 5th November  at 3.00pm All Soul’s Day is set aside by the church each year as a day of prayer for the souls of the faithful departed. There is a list in church for you to add names of departed loved...

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Macmillan Coffee Morning

  Friday 13th October 10 – 12 noon St Katharine’s are supporting the Macmillan Cancer appeal by holding a Coffee Morning on Friday 13th October from 10-12.  If you could bake a cake or offer a raffle prize to support the cause that would be great.  Just drop it in...

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Putting the churchyard to bed!

  It’s that time of year again when we have to make sure all the pathways are clear and the churchyard is tidy.  If you can spare and hour or so on Saturday 21st October it would be appreciated. The coffee morning will be running so chance for tea and...

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CHRISTMAS FAIR WISH LIST

  Please can you help by donating any of the following: * Items for the bathroom stall. * Bottles and chocolate for the tombola * Cakes * Gifts for a tombola (worth £1 or more please) * Variety of bits and pieces to fill jamjars (but we have enough jars thank you) * Jewellery * Unwanted gifts...

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Harvest Charity 2017 Update

STOP PRESS: Thanks to your generosity, £427.81 has been raised through the Harvest Collection this year for our chosen charity – ”Home for Good”.  We are sure it will be put to good use to support local children in care.  Thank you.   The PCC have voted to support “Home...

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FOSK – Afternoon Delight!

Well who’d have believed we would have such a lovely afternoon? Saturday morning was a washout, lunchtime it was still pouring!  At about 1.30 the rain stopped, the tables and chairs were dried off even though we didn’t think for one minute that it had finished raining, 1.45 – a...

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Blackrod Stitch & Knit

On Mondays from 10am to 12.30pm in St Katharine’s Church Upper Room  For anyone with an interest in stitching   Telephone 01204 697763 for details  A non-profit making group – all funds raised go towards the costs of materials, refreshments and the occasional minibus for our days out. Everyone welcome. See our...

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St Katharine’s Flower Club

Next meeting Friday 23rd September at 2pm in St Katharine’s Upper Room £3 to include refreshments Any profits go to church funds. Why not join us for fellowship and chat? Further information from Hilary Young on 01204 698482  

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Ladies who Lunch

Wednesday 13th September At The Black Horse, Limbrick Ladies Who Lunch meets once a month for  lunch at various venues around the area. Meet new friends, have a chat, enjoy a good meal.  Why not join us? There’s a raffle and proceeds go to the charity chosen by the group....

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Blackrod Community Walking Group

Longworth Clough Walk A return to Longworth Clough in August. The previous time was July 2015. This time the valley was in the full flush of summer. So much so that we needed a machete to get through some of it! A bit like the jungles of Cambodia someone said....

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