Happy New Year !
Some photos from out busy 21st December.
The Service of Nine Lessons and Nine Carols was on Sunday 17th December at 6:30pm.
The service was lovely, everyone enjoyed the candles and the projected stars ( big thank you Jon ).
A big thank you to everyone who helped get the church ready and a huge thank you to the readers , Choir and Eleanor who was our soloist.
December Magazine below-
Event details below-
The Christmas Bingo took place at Four Lane Ends Mission in Bickerstaffe on 1st December. £301 was raised for the Mission. A big thank you to everyone who came and everyone who helped.
A big thank you to West Lancs Borough Council for the £500 from the Community Chest towards stage 2 of the Four Lane Ends Mission Car park.
Bickerstaffe Christmas Fair took place today , Saturday 25th November at Four Lane Ends Mission Bickerstaffe . The Fair was opened by Edward McCarthy.
Theafternoon included food and drink, raffles, cake stalls, the pound stall, games, other stalls and the chance to meet Father Christmas himself who had time to pop by. The Brownies and Guides had a stall and local business Starbucks from Bickerstaffe.
The funds raised are for Holy Trinity Church.
The grand total raised was £812.
A big thank you to everyone who helped and everyone who attended.
The raffle prizes were donated by local residents and Booths, The Rainford Deli, Quattros, G and E Hallsworth, Rainford Salon , Starbucks, Haye’s Opticians and the Derby Arms.
Some good news. We are to receive £570 to go towards the plastering work in church (nave/chancel). The total amount is £1140. The funds are from the National Churches Trust. More details and photos to come soon….
Other funding news £200 from the Local Member Grant Scheme of LCC from County Cllr Julie Gibson (Skelmersdale West/Labour) towards the Four Lane Ends Mission Car Park Part 2 Project. Many thanks.
Today (12th November) the Remembrance Service took place led by Rev Martin Adams. The service included representatives of local organisations including Bickerstaffe Parish Council, Bickerstaffe C of E School, WI, Mother’s Union, Bickerstaffe Football Club, Bickerstaffe Guides and Brownies.
Thank you for your attendance and to everyone who helped.
“We will remember them.”
We had a Remembrance Service today with Bickerstaffe C of E School. It was a lovely , moving service which was well attended. Thank you to everyone who came and everyone who helped.