St Katharine’s Flower Club

Since the Flower Club started in August 2014 we have continued to develop and enjoy various demonstrations and workshops.  As a result we have been able to contribute significant funds to the upkeep of St Katharine’s, which is heart-warming bearing in mind we only meet on a monthly basis. The...

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Ladies Who Lunch – Dec 2016

Christmas at Retreat, Adlington Wednesday 7th December £23.95 for 3 courses Christmas Lunch or Light Lunch menu available Transport can be provided from Blackrod Contact Janet Milward for more details 01204 699503 (We now have a lads’ table so they can do lunch too!)  

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News from Friends of St Katharine’s (FOSK)

Lucky Squares winners The winner of the Body Shop lucky bag is Barbara Maley and the winner of the Body Shop Strawberry classic box is Jean Hibbert. Thank you to all who took part and special thanks to Kayleigh for donating the prizes.  £100 was raised from these games towards...

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Blackrod Community Walkers – November 2016

Jumbles Walk   A dozen of us gathered at the Jumbles Reservoir car park on a bright but cloudy and cold Tuesday morning in November. The forecast threatened snow later. We hoped to be indoors before that came. Walking out around the Jumbles Reservoir we headed towards Chapeltown and then...

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FOSK – Superhero and Princess Party

There will be a children’s afternoon in November at Hilltops.  It will take place on Sunday 20th November from 3pm to 5pm.  We will be advertising this very soon so watch out for details!  The theme is Super Heroes and there will be games and guest appearances from some much-loved children’s characters,...

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Sunday School Harvest Presentation 2016

Recipe For Life (See the photos of our work in the Gallery!) In Sunday school we looked at lots of fruit and veg that you can put in a salad. To grow vegetables you need water, soil, seeds and sun. Sam made a big salad. Isabelle and Sophie made a fruit and veg out of clay. We...

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Harvest Charity 2016 -WaterAid

This is Akol Catherine, she has safe water in her village in Uganda, meaning she can grow vegetables for her family. Her children go to school, have full bellies, and lots of energy to play and learn. WaterAid’s Harvest Appeal aims to help rural communities in countries like Uganda, where...

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Friends of St Katharine’s (FOSK)

We have taken delivery of another seven pew cushions so more people are sitting comfortably.  Many thanks to the people who have donated to the cost of them, and to Senior Moments for their very welcome contribution.   We are organising a children’s afternoon in November at Hilltops.  It will...

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