News

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May

MAWDESLEY MUSIC

It’s not to late to get your tickets for our Summer Concert in St Peters church at 7.30pm on Friday 11th May 2018.. This concert features the well known local artist Elizabeth Harrison who will be presenting music for all tastes. Come and join us on a beautiful summers evening and relax to some easy to […]

26
Apr

Memories of Dorothy Ann Entwistle (Nee. Lyon)

Memories of Dorothy Ann Lyon. Date of Birth,  July 8, 1933. Baptised in Mawdesley in 1933. Reverend Edmund and Margaret Thomason were my maternal grandparents, my mother, Dorothy was the fifth of the seven children, Richard, Robert, Catherine, Margaret (Peggy) Alice and Nancy, born between 1893 and 1905. Margaret died on January 19, 1907 and […]

25
Mar

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.

10
Mar

Croston Scouts Sponsored Sleep Over

As you can see the Croston Scouts sponsored sleep over in the church was a great success thanks to your support There was a good turn-out of scouts and they welcomed visitors in the early part of the evening who came to wish them well and offer their support and donations for the Food Bank […]

01
Mar

Flower Bed Maintenance

Are you a keen gardener or an enthusiastic amateur and can you spare a couple of hours a week to help with the maintenance of the flower beds around the church? Because of ill health the current team have lost members and need your support so that St Michaels and its grounds,  which occupy a […]

23
Feb

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 […]

21
Feb

Croston Fest 2018

The church is open 11am till 4pm on Saturday 24th February for the Croston Fest with the Magic Voices Choir singing in the church at 12pm and the Red Admiral Music Academy Brass Band playing at 2pm. Books, Bric -a-Brac, Soup, Tea & coffee are on sale on the Saturday and on Sunday during our […]

20
Feb

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.     […]

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