Vicars’ List, Noticeboards and Buttresses

Many thanks to Phil Parker who very kindly responded to the plea for a calligrapher to add Angela’s name to our list of Vicars at St Katharine’s since 1300.  Thank you once again Phil for coming to our rescue!  If you have a bit of time in church to look...

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Blackrod Neighbourhood Development Plan

The Household Survey will be delivered to residents around the end of June so please watch your post as this is very important for Blackrod’s future development. Whether you consider yourself to have a housing need or not, the information you can provide in the Survey is important in helping...

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Rhapsody News

The Big Sing 2017 an evening with Rhapsody Community Choir and guests on Friday June 23. At Adlington Community Centre Tickets again are £8.00 and can be ordered via the internet ticketsource.co.uk/rhapsody or from Heather (693609). This is always a fun evening, with a great atmosphere. So come along and...

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SCOT LONERS 9th Annual Reunion

Sunday 28th May 2017 at The Poacher, Scot Lane 1.30pm onwards  Come and join John, Joe, Peter and David Green and many others for the afternoon If you have any connection with the area come and join us for a few drinks, a bite to eat and a few reminiscences.  

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THANK YOU from Urban Outreach

Dear Friends On behalf of Urban Outreach and all who access the food projects, we would like to say a huge thank you for your continued support through the Grub Tubs.  So far this year we have fed 3,378 with the Storehouse Foodbank and Storehouse Pantry being accessed 1,392 times. ...

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Christian Aid Week – Nejebar’s Story

‘Our wish is to get out from this situation and to be able to go further. We only want a peaceful life. We want our children to have an education, to go to school. The most important thing is for our children.’   Nejebar and Noor lived in Afghanistan with...

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Christian Aid Week 14th to 20th May 2017

Christian Aid Week will soon be upon us – 14th to 20th May 2017 Last year Blackrod raised an amazing £1,805.70 from door to door collections  If you can help with our door to door collections please contact Barbara Miccoli on 0751 7341322. We are joining with more than 20,000 churches...

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Easter Flowers

  Once again, the church will be decorated at Easter by window displays, pedestals and individual lilies “in memory of loved ones “ If you would like to donate towards the cost of the flowers please get in touch. The cost of displays will be the same as last year:...

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PANTS GONE – to the Pantagon!

The donations of pants and bras were safely delivered to Edinburgh thanks to Sylvia and David Gregory. Sylvia has received this letter from Maria Manamara, Founder of Smalls for all: “I just wanted to say thank you very much for the very generous donation of £70.00 and the bags of...

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TUNE IN

  Tune in to prayer and worship with others by listening to the Daily Service on BBC Radio 4 Long Wave 198 and DAB.  It’s fifteen minutes each day Monday to Friday of Hymns, Prayers, Scripture and Worship Songs from various traditions, and is an ideal link for those at...

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