Lower Withington
Social and Fundraising Events

Key events over a 12-month period:

7th Jul 19: We held a special service for the 70th Anniversary of the Lower Withington Rose Day.  We welcomed both our newly crowned Queen and the retiring Queen along with their attendants to be part of this Rose Day Service.  This year we also invited all the past queens to join us for the service and the weather was good for us again this year to have our fellowship lunch on the village green.

6th Jul 19: At the village Ros Day this year we held a produce and bric a brac stall raising money for Church funds.

9th Jun 19: We held our first fellowship walk after the morning service and finished up having a BBQ at the end of the walk.  A very enjoyable afternoon. 

19th May 19: Our joint Rogation Service between the Chapel and St Peter’s Church was held at a local Farm with the band leading the singing.  This was another well attended service and the monies collected from the service were sent to the Agricultural Chaplaincy.

13th Apr 19: Coffee morning held to raise funds for the Number 11 Project in Burslem.

8th Apr 19: At our Anniversary service we welcomed back Revd G Wassell for our morning service.

12th Mar 19:  This year we held some Lent soup lunches with a short bible study. 

1st Mar 19:  We held our first Spring games evening with a pea & pie supper. 

3rd Feb 19:  We held our annual joint plough service. 

23rd Dec 18:  Another full church at the candlelight carol service led by one of our members.

16th Dec 18:  We all went out for a lovely Christmas Lunch at the Red Lion.

2nd Dec 18:  Our annual joint village carol service was a very successful event, the band led the music and funds raised were sent to Action for Children.

1st Dec 18:  We had a bric a brac & produce stall at the village Christmas Fair.

11th Nov 18:  We held our first joint village remebrance Service, this was a great success at St Peter's Church.

2nd Nov 18: Normally in the Autumn we have a hot pot supper which was started by the Guild.  This year we held another fish & chip supper with the annual card game of Whot.  Prizes were awarded to the winners and losers.

14th Oct 18:  The Chapel was decorated beautifully again this year for our Harvest Festival Service.  Again after the service we enjoyed a lovely faith lunch and our harvest sale was very successful.

28th Sep 18:  A few of the Chapel members joined the Muppets Team on the 2018 Maggie's Culture Crawl which was a walk from The Christie Hospital in Manchester through to Manchester City Centre and visiting various culture locations on the way.

12th Aug 18:  We held a hog roast with songs from the musicals, fundraising event, in a marquee in the village.  The evening was a huge success we were entertained by the band Elementary as people arrived, the hog roast was delicious and everyone was amazed by the talented Tom Loughlin, singing a mixture of classical and songs from the musicals.  We held a raffle in aid of "The Forget Me Not Group" at New Life Church and tickets were in aid of Church funds.

Lower Withington Events

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Monday 13 Jul 6.30pm
Circuit Zoom Prayer Space
Monday 27 Jul 6.30pm
Circuit Zoom Prayer Space
Monday 10 Aug 6.30pm
Circuit Zoom Prayer Space
Friday 6 Nov - Sunday 8 Nov
Circuit Weekend