Christmas Services 2015

It won’t be long before the first cards begin to arrive and the rush towards Christmas really begins. St Mary’s Church invites you to some of our many Services which mark Christmas, and to celebrate what this time of the year is all about. There will be solemnity of the first Communion of Christmas at … [Read more…]

OASIS – Special Request

Special request from Oasis for good condi@on toys for them to put in their shop for parents to maybe purchase for their children over Christmas, at affordable prices. Please leave in church or contact Maureen Woolley.

Oasis …..Autumn Lunch ….

We had wonderful weather with excellent food and wine and an inspiring talk from Victoria . An enjoyable afternoon was had by all and we raised £905.80 for the Oasis Centre . In addition to this £ 1,000 was donated the following day by a Manchester Firm who heard of the success of Oasis from one of our … [Read more…]

Thank You – Macmillan Coffee Morning

I would like to take this opportunity to thank everybody who came along and supported the Coffee Morning on Wednesday October 8th in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. We had a wonderful morning. Also a big thank you to people who couldn’t attend but kindly gave a donation or provided a raffle prize. We raised £805 which was … [Read more…]

Reservation of grave and ashes plots

It is the policy of the Diocese of Chester that Grave burial places and Ashes plots should no longer be able to be reserved. Those that have already been allocated and reserved will, of course, be honoured. However, please note that the PCCs will no longer be able to grant reservations in the churchyards. Revd Jane Parry Rural … [Read more…]

1st Anniversary – 200 Club

It is with delight that we can announce that in the first year of being in operation – the 200 Club has donated over £1300 to Church funds. If you would like to be part of this, and also be in with the chance of winning some £ in the monthly draw, please visit the … [Read more…]

Warden Writes

October is month that often brings a sense that change is on the way. We are moving rapidly through Autumn, the weather is changing, the first frosts are imminent and the feeling is that winter is not too far away. There are still things to enjoy and look forward to; Harvest when we remember and give thanks for all … [Read more…]

Rector Writes

This will be my last contribution to the parish magazine as I leave you all this month to take up my new position as Chaplain to the David Young Community Academy in Leeds. It has certainly been a formative seven years as your parish priest and has afforded me with many privileged experiences. I have thoroughly enjoyed my involvement … [Read more…]