New Services in Holy Week

New Services in Holy Week

This year these will include the liturgy of the Washing of Feet on Maundy Thursday and the Dawn Service on Easter Day. At the outset I have to say that no Christian denomination is the sole conduit through which public worship is offered for the worship God. Both of...
Confirmations 2019

Confirmations 2019

This year’s confirmation service will take place on Sunday 30th of June at 10.30 am at Anne, Tottington. The confirming and presiding Bishop will be the Right Reverend Jack Nichols, formally Bishop Suffragan of Middleton, Lord Bishop of Lancaster and Prelate of the...
Fond Farewell to Long-standing Mag Editor

Fond Farewell to Long-standing Mag Editor

There is much that goes on behind the scenes in Church life that many are unaware of. This is the case in the production of the parish magazine that was established in 1942 by the then Vicar, the Reverend Rogers. For the last 18 years Joyce Johnson has been the...
The Proof Of Endearment Is Endowment

The Proof Of Endearment Is Endowment

Miss Marjorie Howarth spent the remaining years of her life as a resident of the Sunny Bank Care Home on Sunny Bower Street in Tottington. In her will she left a legacy that has enabled St Anne’s to complete the reroofing, internal redecoration and re-plastering of...