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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Heritage Open Day 2017

We are now planning for the national Heritage Open Day on Saturday 9th September when St Katharine’s Church will be open from 10-4pm. There will be lots of information, photographs and special things to look at, so do call in during the day and enjoy a browse. The Tower Ringing...

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FOSK – Friends of St Katharine’s

Friends of St. Katharine’s are holding a Strawberry cream tea & Prosecco Afternoon from 2-4pm (coffee and tea are available too) On Saturday 12th August At Sylvia & Graham Moss’s garden, in Blackrod £6.50 each Tickets available from FOSK members  

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Coach Trip to Trentham Gardens

Thursday 21st September Depart 9.30am Cost of trip plus entry to gardens £20   Sylvia Gregory is taking bookings with payment. If you wish to hire a wheelchair please let me know at time of booking. The coach should be back in the village by 5.30pm. Last bookings and payment...

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