Coffee Day 2018

Coffee Day – 7th July 2018 Coffee Day is rapidly approaching and after the changes we had to make because of the closure of St Michaels last year, we will be able this year to return to our usual format of having a short service in church before we begin the procession. Full details and […]


Dawn Easter Worship 2018

Please note the location of the service has changed to Bishop Chester’s Wood behind St Michael & All Angels Church, Croston. The time remains the same at 6.45am. Check out the calender for other services during Holy Week which include 2 child friendly events.


Art Competition at Croston

There’s still time to get your thinking caps on, and don’t be afraid to do something different if thats what you would like to do, our photo competition in 2015 produced some really good but unusual pictures. ARTS COMPETITION 2018 £25 GIFT VOUCHERS – UNDER 11’s & 11-16 We are inviting entries for our Arts […]


Childrens’ Lent Challenge 2018

                                God likes ordinary days. That is why he make so many of them. Everyday has the potential to be extra- ordinary. But it is up to us to make them extra – ordinary for ourselves and others.     […]


Please help Katie fill a van with Teddy Bears

“Never underestimate the healing power of Teddy” Teddy Fans! This is an urgent appeal from Katie Souther for teddies who need a new home. A teddy is like a comfort blanket, so she is collecting and recycling comforting soft toys by sending them to children who have been affected and displaced by war. If you have […]


Messy Church fun in Croston

Our second ‘Messy Church’ with the Methodists has been another great success with both children and adults enjoying a range of activities and sharing hotdogs and cake. After all the fun the parents had a bit of a rest as the children played pass the parcel with a prayer in each layer. As the children […]


United Service, Bretherton

Come and join us at the Congregational Church at 10.15am on the 21st January 2018 as we mark the the week of prayer for Christian unity which began on the 18th, after the service there is a Soup Lunch and a chance to chat.


Some of Croston’s Events December 2017

This year’s Christmas Tree Festival was another great success thanks to everyone who decorated the trees and everyone who came to visit over the weekend, if you didn’t have a chance to visit this year’s event heres a chance to see the wonderful selection of trees on display. The photo’s don’t do justice to the […]


Don’t Miss This Weekend’s Events in the United Benefice

Events in Croston & Mawdesley On Sunday 10th December 2017   St Michael & All Angels Church, Croston. The church will be open throughout the day for visitors & Jubilate will be singing during the afternoon. The market closes with a short Carol Service in church. 3 pm Jubilate will be singing Carols in Croston Park […]

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