Historic Croston Church wins Heritage Lottery Fund support for major repairs

ST MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS CROSTON   St Michael & All Angels Church in Croston has received initial support* from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for a scheme of major repairs to the roof and floors of this historic parish church, it was announced today. The project aims to eradicate death watch beetle that has […]


Croston, Christmas Tree Festival

A big thank you to all involved last weekend making the “Christmas Tree Festival” a big success. We made an amazing £1800 plus ( just awaiting the invoice for the Old School to confirm the actual amount.) Considering we had a hurricane on Sunday I think this is magnificent. Our visitors deserve a big thank […]


Croston, Christmas Tree Festival

If you missed the first day you still have a chance to come and see the trees tomorrow. Your sure of a warm welcome and you have the chance to vote for your favourite tree. It’s an event that is well worth seeing and we have included a few photo’s to give you a taste […]


Croston, Billy Beaver

Billy Beaver Comes to Church A big thank you to Beatrice who brought Billy Beaver from the Beavers Uniform Organisation to church. Beatrice has been looking after Billy for a week and has been making sure he sees lots of new things and has had lots of pictures taken with him and has written about […]


Puppets Rock the Church

We would like to give a massive THANK YOU to Janet,Jill, Rhianan, Molly & Jess  who travelled all the way from Christ Church, Thornton not just once but twice. Firstly on the Saturday to set up the puppet theatre in church & to present a workshop with the children so they could choose a puppet to use during […]


Croston, Hearvest Festival

  Sunday, 27th September, Come & join us at our Harvest Service. This coincides with our Patronal festival when the Church traditionally celebrates the feast of St Michael and all angels. Throughout the ages Christian communities built churches and gave them a name of a saint which was marked with a special celebration to mark the […]


Croston,Puppets @ Family Service

Sunday 11th October Janet Duegan and the puppet team from Cleveley Parish Church will be joining us at the All Age Worship service in St Michael’s Church  


Celebrating 50 Years Ministry

On Sunday 23rd August we celebrated John Raynor’s 50 years of Christian ministry. In July 1965 John was commissioned in the Church Army and when he moved to Lancashire was licensed as a Reader in the Church of England. Though John became Reader Emeritus last year both he & Josie remain an active part of […]


Journeying with the Marstons

News from the Marstons serving with Agape Student Life UK. July and August is the long summer break for the University of Nottingham and most of the students we spend the rest of the year with disperse all over the world. For us, the university summer break involves three things: Re-equipping ourselves in valuable ministry skills, Re-connecting […]

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