Blackrod Stitch & Knit News

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, venue and the occasional minibus for our days out. Everyone welcome.  Fancy a...

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St Katharine’s Flowers for Fellowship Club

St Katharine’s Flower Club Next meeting will be a demonstration on Friday 30th September at 2pm in St Katharine’s Upper Room. £3 to include refreshments Any profits will go to church funds. Why not join us for fellowship and chat? Further information from Anita Skinner on 01204 691097  

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Events Group News – Oct 2017

The National Heritage Day in September was a great success and about 150 people visited St Katharine’s to enjoy all the information and photographs we had on display, as well as our beautiful stained glass and carvings which were greatly admired.  The bells were rung at various times of the...

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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. Our stall...

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Blackrod Community Walks

Do you remember the summer of ’76? The 1976 United Kingdom heat wave led to the hottest summer average temperature in the UK since records began. The weather on our Tuesday walk was nothing like it. Cloudy, cool with the threat of a shower. Undaunted, 15 of us set off...

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Ladies Who Lunch – August 2016

Wednesday 24th August 2016 at Owens Restaurant & Bar, Ramsbottom, BL0 9AL 3 course lunch £12.95 or a la carte available Transport provided from Blackrod (11.15am) Book a place with Janet Milward (01204 699503)  

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Bellringers Urgently Needed

Mike Kay, our Tower Captain, and friends opened up the ringing room over the Scarecrow weekend to give visitors a taste of what campanology was all about! There was a steady stream of visitors most of the time the tower was open and hopefully some of those will be inspired...

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Last Night of the Proms with The Middleton Band

On Saturday 24th September 2016 at 7:30pm at St Katharine’s Church, Blackrod. PLEASE NOTE: Tickets £8 each (not £7 as advertised) Price to include refreshments. Fancy Dress optional, hooters, flags and hats welcome!

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St Katharine’s Monthly Flower Club

The next meeting of the St Katharine’s Monthly Flower Club will be on Friday 29th July at 2pm in the Upper Room at St Katharine’s £3 to include refreshments Each month there will be a demonstration or workshop Any profits will go to church funds.  Why not join us for...

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