Women V Cancer Bike Ride

Women V Cancer Bike Ride

Thank you to all those that have supported me in my fundraising for breast, ovarian and cervical cancers- I have raised £2,989 for the three charities from two events plus personal donations including a virtual quiz night (March 2021) hosted by our local quiz master...
SPIN

SPIN

My husband Mike and I recently had a clearout and were searching for somewhere to donate our unwanted things, when we happened upon this charity called SPIN (Supporting People In Need). They are an absolutely lovely group of people, and very passionate about what they...
Easter Dawn

Easter Dawn

Once again, and as we have done now for the last 5 years, a small band of the faithful gathered to witness to and celebrate the Resurrection of Jesus as the sun rose over the east end of the parish on Easter Day. At 4.00 am the banner on the Vicarage wall was put up...
Tsunami of Kindness

Tsunami of Kindness

On Sunday the 27th February after church, Judi Morley asked me to send out an email to the whole congregation telling everyone that a truck was leaving from the Polish Club in Bury the following Friday, taking much needed supplies to the Polish/Ukraine border for the...
Visit to Whalley Abbey

Visit to Whalley Abbey

What an ideal day to visit this historic Abbey. Spring was definitely in the air, and the sunshine and a gentle, warm breeze gave us all a feeling of well-being. The visit was very well organised and during the morning coffee we were introduced to the history of this...
Tottington, Christmas Eve 1944

Tottington, Christmas Eve 1944

The War appeared to be turning in favour of the Allies. Threats of German bombing raids had gone, even the threat of invasion now seemed remote, as the Home Guard had been disbanded. And while London was still being targeted, we were surely safe up here in the North...