Monthly Archives: August 2016

Test Drive – Mitsubishi Outlander Diesel

How many miles is a typical test drive? A quick run round the block? Half an hour, perhaps? At UK Carline we prefer to give our cars a decent run. Since  have kindly loaned us an Outlander diesel to test-drive, I used it for a long run, covering 500 miles in one day. The car was used […]


There is a definite change in the air and as the end of the school holidays approach, the return to routine is imminent.  In September many people flock to their local Leisure Centre or Gym and pick up their fitness campaign again.  So what is going to tempt you in your bid for fitness?  Do […]

Inter Pub Golf Challenge

Sunday 24th July saw the 3rd Inter Pub Golf Challenge hard fought battle between the Swan Inn, the Boars Head, the Mill Tavern & the Black Horse. Once again, the seemingly invincible Boars Head lads came out on top for the 3rd year running. The event is purely a bragging rights exercise & ALL monies […]

Brick North West

Brick North West which is to help military veterans return to the civilian workplace as they recover from combat related mental injuries this will be achieved by replacing the old football pavilion in Ashton Park with a new coffee shop/bakery to provide training/employment and improve their self worth. At the moment we are using a […]

World Heart Day on 29 September 2016

Medical research charity, Heart Research UK, believes life is for living and living it to the full. Coronary heart disease is the UK’s single biggest killer, but fortunately a significant number of cases are preventable and the charity’s priority is to stop people getting the condition in the first place. With such a wide variety […]

Holy Trinity Church FLOWER FESTIVAL 2016

‘COMMUNITY SPIRIT’ What a sucessful Flower Festival!  The amazing flower arrangements were of the highest standard and over one thousand visitors passed through our doors over the three days.  In the Church Hall there was a well-researched and fascinating local history exhibition and the art exhibition by local artists portrayed great talent.   Delicious luncheons and […]


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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