Ladies who Lunch – March 2017

This month’s lunch date will be on Wednesday 15th March at The Paddock, Wrightington. 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. There’s a raffle and...

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FAIRTRADE FORTNIGHT  27 February – 12 March 2017

  It’s time to put Fairtrade in your break The food on our tables, the tea and coffee in our mugs, all from farmers who toil, sweat and slog.  However hard they work to provide the things we depend on, millions of farmers in developing countries aren’t paid what they...

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WOMEN’S WORLD DAY OF PRAYER 2017

 “Am I being unfair to you?” On Friday 3rd March 2017, we shall be holding our annual service at Blackrod Methodist Chapel at 2.30pm.  We hope that the weather will be kinder to us this year, as there was snow last time.  The service for 2017 has been planned by...

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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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