Yorkshire Sculpture Park

On the 4th November 36 day trippers set off to Wakefield to visit the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, on what I now realise was the most benign day of November so far, it was overcast but dry, still and warm, perfect for wandering around the extensive park. I think all of...

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Blackrod Community Walks November 2015

Anglezarke and the River Yarrow Circular After the awful weather of the previous day we were thankful for a dry start. Our meeting point was the Bowling Green  car park at Rivington.. We set off along what is known as Pilkington Embankment which forms part of the east bank of...

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Toy Sunday – 29th November 2015

TOY SUNDAY this year will take place on Advent Sunday—29th November. Our gifts for children at Christmas will again be donated to the NSPCC, and to the FORT ALICE home for families at risk. Please remember to bring toys and gifts unwrapped, and to think of the older children as...

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Christmas Clean Up

In preparation for our Christmas celebrations we are having a mini spring clean on Saturday 14th November from 10-12. Bring spit and polish or anything else you think may be handy!  There will be free brews to all volunteers!!  

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Shoeboxes 2015

Shoeboxes 2015 There are empty boxes available in church for a small donation of £1.00 (or you could cover your own box, shoe, not boot size please) and all contain a leaflet giving advice on how to go about packing your box and suitable things to put in it, toiletries,...

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Ladies Who Lunch Dec 2015

Ladies who Lunch will be getting into a festive mood on 2nd December at Retreat in Bolton with a 3 course lunch for £22.95 with a £10 deposit to secure the booking. We would love you to join us so please contact Janet Milward if you want to join the festivities!  

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Can you make a brew?

Due to a couple of retirements there is room for another team to join the Coffee shop volunteers. Usually you appear on the rota three times each year – so if you can make a brew and help out please have a word with Jean Hibbert – 691575.  

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Christmas Fair 2015

Have you got it…….? I know it may seem very early but we have been putting together our wish list for the Christmas Fair!  Perhaps you could have a hunt round over the next couple of months and let us know if you can help with any of the following:  ...

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