Messy Church

Celebrate Harvest with a Messy Church Afternoon Come and join Croston St Michael’s Church and Trinity Methodist Church at Trinty Methodist Church on Saturday 23rd September 2017. Starting with food at 12. 30 pm and finishing at 3.00pm, Celebrate Harvest as a family with games, fun and crafts. All ages welcome. If you would like more […]


Croston Coffee Day

Coffee Day – 1st July 2017 The village will be closed to all traffic Between 13:45 till 16:00 approximately. The day begins at 13:30 with a short service at the rear of St Michael & All Angels Church. The Procession of Witness will leave Church Street / Town Road at 14:10 and end at Croston […]


Confirmation Service

Confirmation marks the point in the Christian journey at which the participation in the life of God’s people inaugurated at baptism is confirmed by the bishop laying on of hands, and in which those who have been baptised affirm for themselves the faith into which they have been baptised and their intention to live a […]


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 […]


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 […]


The Puppets are coming

United Benefice Puppets During the family service the puppets will be singing and giving a short Advent message. 4th Dec 11:00:              Bretherton A non-eucharistic child friendly service which lasts about 45 minutes 11th Dec 09:15:               Croston A Eucharistic family service lasting about 1 hour 11th Dec 16:00:   […]


Mawdesley & Croston Events 26th/27th November

St Peters Mawdersley with Bispham encourage you to come and share our colourful interactive community gathering. We open at 10.30am in the village hall Mawdesley. Mr Stanley Hazlewood  & his wife will open proceedings and officiate.. Our stalls give you locally baked cakes, jams, crafts & knitting, tombola, face painting and much more. Local school children […]


Croston: Coffee Day

Coffee Day – 2nd July 2016 The Coffee Day Committee are again looking for volunteers (male or female) to help the existing team on the day. Assistance is again requested for procession stewards / traffic marshalls, banner steerers, banner carriers, gate money collection, refreshments and general assistance in the church grounds on the day. A […]

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