Classic car show comes to Mawdesley Cricket Club

On Bank Holiday Monday 29th May Mawdesley Cricket Club will open its doors to vehicles from throughout the ages. St Peters Church will have a Tombola stall and a stall selling home made cakes and jams (offers of tombola prizes, cakes or jams would be gratefully received). With over 80 cars and motorcycles expected, together […]


Lots join us on Noah’s Family Ramble

A truly great day with all ages joining together to enjoy the lovely weather as we celebrated and walk together from Croston to Mawdesley as a celebration of the 3 parishes in our United Benefice. As you can see from the photo’s there was lots of chatting as we walked along the country roads and […]


Easter in our United Benefice

We began our Easter Morning services with a 6am Dawn Eucharist in Bishop Chester’s Wood behind St Michael & All Angels Church to celebrate The Resurrection of Christ.   Despite the gloomy weather forecast we were blessed with a sunny dawn and members from our 3 villages came together in fellowship surrounded by the beauty […]


Noah’s Family Ramble

We are celebrating our United Benefice by walking from St Michael’s Church in Croston to St Peter’s Church in Mawdesley. We will be setting off at 2 pm on Sunday 30th April and most of the walk will be on footpaths across the fields. Please come and join us as it is a family event […]


Services for Holy Week

Holy Week 2017 – Services in the3churches Palm Sunday 9th April (Blessing of Palm Crosses) 9 am      Croston     Meet on the Green to process to church for 9:15 service in Church 11 am     Bretherton   Service in church 11 am     Mawdesley   Service in Church Walking the way of the Cross & Compline (30 […]



Suggested Daily Readings for Lent Ash Wed – 2nd Sunday of Lent There will be daily reflections for Lent starting on Ash Wednesday and running all the way through to Easter. The readings are following the pattern used in ‘Lent for everyone, Matthew Year A’ by Tom Wright. Please read through the passage once or […]


Removal of Christmas Wreaths, pots and decorations

Just a polite reminder to all concerned that all Christmas wreaths, pots and decorations should be removed from the Cemetery and Church Grounds before the start of Lent. To assist, the maintenance team will begin to remove all items remaining in the Cemetery and Church Grounds from the 13th February, this will give sufficient time […]


Confirmation 2017

Confirmation marks the point in the Christian journey at which you affirm for yourself the faith into which you have been baptized and your intention to live a life following in the way of Jesus. If you would like to be confirmed please put your contact details on the list at the back of church, […]

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