SOUPS, SONGS AND SANTA

The residents at Mount Pleasant Park were delightfully surprised by a cheery scene on December 16th, as Bill Macdonald, who lives with his wife Mavis, on the site, paired up with Reverend Heather Buckley of St.Lukes Parish Church, on a nostalgic glide around Longshoot, The Oaks, The Meadow and Alison drive. Volunteers from the ‘Drop […]

THE GOOSTREY CHRISTINGLE TRADITION

Every year at Christmas time many British children stick sweets on cocktail sticks, stick them in an orange, put a candle on top and gather together. Christingle is a joyful celebration that brings families and communities together which derived from John de Watteville in Germany in his attempt to get children to think about Jesus. […]

Bell ringing comp today

(Sunday Update: Goostrey won!) This afternoon, Saturday 21st April, from 3pm you’ll hear our church bells ringing. Goostrey is hosting the annual 6-bell striking competition for bell ringers in South Cheshire. The aim is to ring a four-minute piece of method or call changes. The teams will be judged on their rhythm and accuracy and […]