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...
Vicar to take part in vigil for homeless

Vicar to take part in vigil for homeless

As we all know the 6th of February marks The Queen’s Accession Day in 1952. I am sure that we will all offer a special prayer of thanksgiving for her life and dutiful service of her people over the last 67 years. In 1953 these words spoken by The Queen to women in the...
All My Hope On God Is Founded

All My Hope On God Is Founded

When I was a chaplain in the Royal Air Force my postings officer once asked me where I should like to serve. A couple of places came to mind; one of them was in Brize Norton in Oxfordshire and the other one was Akrotiri in Cyprus. Imagine my surprise when I was told...
Mothers’ Union Evening Drive and Meal

Mothers’ Union Evening Drive and Meal

Forty members and friends gathered in Laurel Street for a 6pm departure to the New Drop Inn on the edge of Longridge Fell near Ribchester. In view of the road works in Tottington (and the ability of temporary lights to move around at will!) a ‘recce’ took...