Events Group News

Coffee and Cake Don’t forget our monthly coffee morning on Saturday 22nd August – come and exchange your summer reading books, enjoy a toasted teacake with a brew and a chat, meet & greet – all free entry!!!  See you there between 10 and 12 – just drop in. An...

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Mayor’s Charity Events

Race Night The Town Mayor of Blackrod, Mike Hollick, invites you to a Race Night on July 17th (Friday) at Hilltops Social Club at 7pm. Tickets are £6 and include a Hot Pot Supper.  Entrance is by ticket only available from the Town Clerk in the Council office 01204 696362...

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Senior Moments Film Club

SENIOR MOMENTS Community Film Club Proudly presents “We Bought a Zoo” Starring Matt Damon and Scarlett Johansson   On Tuesday 7th July At 2.00pm In St Katharine’s Upper Room Tickets for afternoon tea available at £3 each from the church office or contact: Valerie Marron Tel:  01204 456619 *Please note – No Senior Moments...

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Ladies who Lunch – August 2015

Canal boat trip & afternoon tea Ladies who Lunch are doing something different in August.  We are going on a canal trip along the Leeds & Liverpool canal on a 2 hour cruise and enjoying afternoon cream tea. The event is open to anyone, male or female, we will set...

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Ladies Who Lunch – July 2015

Friends of St Katharine’s and Ladies who Lunch invite you to a Buffet lunch (Jacob’s Join) Wednesday 8th July, 2015  12 for 12.30pm Guest Speaker – Val Chamberlain:   Nepal – before and after Why not join us for a summer lunch of fellowship and fun? £7.50 (in aid of Nepal in...

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Coffee at the Chapel

Come to a Coffee Morning! at Blackrod Methodist Chapel, on the first Saturday of the month. 10am to 12 noon. Next one on Saturday 6th June.  

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Blackrod Scarecrow Festival 2015 -Updated again!

It was certainly a weekend of two halves!  Fabulous weather on Saturday with hoards of visitors sharing our annual community day and then came 3pm on Sunday!!! Gales and torrential rain made some very soggy scarecrows around the village.  However, not to be deterred,  by 6pm people came out again...

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Events Group News

Million thanks to all who supported the annual Plant Sale – lovely hanging baskets and good strong plants which should withstand the wind and hail on a May day in Blackrod!!  £1100 sold – we now have to wait for the bill to see how much was raised for church...

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Rota, Tombola, Hamper – HELP!

Planning has started for St Katharine’s contribution to the Scarecrow Festival and we would be very grateful for anything we can use on a tombola – the more the merrier!  We are also going to repeat the raffle format from last year when we did three hampers – one chocolate,...

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