Tottington’s Big Day Out 2022

Tottington’s Big Day Out 2022

The organisers of TBDO were delighted to be able to promote the event after a two year enforced lay off. The St Anne/St John’s CC partnership worked extremely well again. The event is an essential source of income for both for organisations with the Parish Hall...
Support our Castle Armoury

Support our Castle Armoury

At full Bury Council Meeting on 20th July 2022, a cross-party motion was passed to campaign to secure the survival of the Castle Armouries building in Bury. It was agreed that an open letter (see link below) would be written from the Council and other concerned...
Queens Platinum Jubilee Dinner

Queens Platinum Jubilee Dinner

Well, what a way to further extend the Queens Jubilee celebrations. Eighty-two people attended the black tie event in the hall and it was so nice to see everybody dressed up in their finery enjoying themselves, sipping a glass of bubbly in the sunshine prior to the...
Tariro Appeal

Tariro Appeal

The organisation I help to run in Zimbabwe urgently needs help to keep our kids in school. Can you help us please?Fr Nicolas Stebbing CR Tariro was set up as a UK charity in 2009.The number of young people cared for by Tariro UK funded projects has risen from 10 in...
The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022

The service of Readings and Hymns for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee was packed to the rafters on June12th, so for those of you who weren’t able to attend (and for those of you who did!) Hugh has suggested we print the readings here for you to enjoy. There are some...
It’s a small world!

It’s a small world!

I was recently made aware of a survivor from the bombing of the village in 1944. Both parents of the person in question were killed on Christmas Eve and she herself was badly injured. I was very pleased to go and visit Mary Conway, formerly of 225 Bury Road, Chapel...