Ladies Who Lunch – February 2017

Next month’s lunch date will be on Wednesday 15th February at the Dog & Partridge, Charnock Richard. Please ring Jean – 01204 691575, or Mary – 01204 697763 – to book your place this month. Ladies Who Lunch meets once a month for lunch at various venues around the area....

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Blackrod Community Walkers

A Walk from Abbey Village. No one expected that it would be dry weather for the January walk, it had even been raining on the drive over to Abbey Village but it seemed to stop when we got out of the car.  We had parked the cars at the Hare...

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SMALLS FOR ALL UPDATE

  Thank you so much for a fantastic response to our Smalls for All charity.  268 pairs of knicks, 108 bras and £70 donation from Ladies who Lunch. I never thought that we would have anything like this uptake when my granddaughter suggested it to me.  There have been donations...

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FRIENDS OF ST KATHARINE’S (FOSK)

  We have another pew cushion on the way, and need about another £300 to complete them all.  As soon as we have a full compliment of FOSK members we will continue with fundraising, Unfortunately the quiz night we had hoped to put on in February has had to be...

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BLACKROD COMMUNITY GROUP

  Blackrod Community Group continue to meet on the first Wednesday of each month in the council offices at 10am and if you are interested in finding out more about the work they do please come along. Volunteers are looking into the possibility of using our Community Centre as a...

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Can you help Winter Watch?

As in past years, during February, St Katharine’s will be collecting items for Winter Watch.  Winter Watch provides homeless people with food, clothing, showers and advice on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings between January and March.  Each evening is staffed by volunteers.  The café is based at our Urban Restore...

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Westhoughton Town Mayor’s Charity

 THE HOUGHTON WEAVERS AT THE PARISH CHURCH OF ST BARTHOLOMEW  ON FRIDAY, 10TH FEBRUARY, 2017 at 7.30 P.M.  TICKETS £10  (BRING YOUR OWN DRINKS & NIBBLES)                      FROM CLLR MS. ANNE GRAHAM TEL: 07913 417 353  ALL PROCEEDS IN AID OF THE TOWN MAYOR’S CHARITIES: FORTALICE (BOLTON) AND DAYTRIPPERS (BOLTON)  Published by Westhoughton...

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PCC Membership, Churchwardens and Sidespeople.

Being a representative on the PCC is open to everyone on the Electoral Roll. If you feel you have time to offer and would like to support St Katharine’s in this way we are looking for parishioners with a fresh outlook who would enjoy being part of this area of...

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Confirmation 2017

This year’s Confirmation Service will be held on Sunday the 7th May at the 11am Service at St Katharine’s Church. Bishop Jack Nichols will confirm the candidates. If there are any young people in Year 6 or above who would like to be confirmed this year please come along to...

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