Monthly Archives: June 2016

New Pre-School opening at St Francis

Nestled in the hills above Goosnargh, you will find St. Francis’ Catholic Primary School. It has been described as a ‘hidden gem’ by many as it is surrounded by rolling countryside and all of nature’s beauty. Staff, parents and the whole school community are looking forward to the opening of their new Pre-School. St.Francis’ are […]

Heartbeat’s Inaugural Morecambe Bay Charity Walk

Members, staff and supporters of Heartbeat NWCC will be taking on the challenge of the Morecambe Bay Walk in August 2016. Heartbeat is North West’s leading cardiac rehabilitation charity, providing services for over 800 people every week. Based in Preston, and working across Lancashire, the charity has supported heart patients and those at risk for over […]

Tricentenary – Grimsargh St. Michael’s Celebrates 300 Years!

2016 marks a very special anniversary in the history of Grimsargh St. Michael’s Church. This year marks the 300 year anniversary. While the existing church is not 300 years old, there has been a place of worship in Grimsargh for 300 years and that in itself is certainly worth celebrating. The current church was rebuilt […]


Goosnargh and Whittingham Whitsuntide Festival 2019

Matilda Cowgill-Smith was crowned as this year’s festival queen at the Goosnargh and Whittingham Whitsuntide Festival (GWWF) last Saturday 1st June 2019. The procession started off...

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Are your feet ready for the beach?

Summer is here! It’s time for sandals but are your feet fit to be seen in public? It might be time for some professional assistance… A traditional Chiropody / Podiatry treatment...

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Garden View – This Month – Black-Eyed Susan

You might not know its name, but you are probably familiar with the Rudbeckia. A late summer perennial daisy. It's sometimes called Coneflower or Black-eyed Susan. It flowers from early...

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