SUPPORT ELIZABETHFONTEIN SCHOOL IN SOUTH AFRICA

  The Goostrey Rose Festival committee has supported visits from  Elizabethfontein Primary School in South Africa since it’s twinning with  Goostrey Community Primary School in 2004. This on-going relationship with the  school is so very important as many villagers love to watch the children dance as  the main attraction on Rose Day when they visit […]

Zoom

  Listen! There are songs titled Zoom… By Fat Larry’s Band. By The Commadores. Now, we have Zoom by Connecting to one another. ” I wish the world were truly happy as one” Zoom…

SOUPA SOUPS

Soupa Soups is an idea conceived by Rev Heather, of St.Luke’s  Parish Church in Goostrey, to provide a means of reaching out to those residents who are most isolated in the community and before Christmas, more than 400 cups of soup were distributed by Rev Heather and Alison Wright siding from the Co-operative chain. The  […]

GOOSTREY PRIMARY SCHOOL KEY WORKERS CLUB STAFF

St.Luke’s Parish Church in Goostrey, co-ordinated with Holmes Chapel Co-Op store, to  run a delivery service for the elderly and infirm. They also, dropped off items to the Club at Goostrey Junior School last week. Alison Wright who contributed to this service gives her thoughts below: “Today I was able to deliver bags of healthy […]

GOOSTREY SPORTS PHOTOGRAPHER TIM WILLIAMS LRPS

Tim is a Sports Photographer who lives on Brooklands Drive, Goostrey, was earlier in 2020 a finalist World Sport Photographer of the Year Award for 2020, is now also a finalist in the 2021 British Photography Awards in the sports category with the same image.  The image that he is being judged upon is pictured […]

BELINDA HELPS LOCAL GOOSTREY RESIDENTS

Belinda Fellows (pictured below) who lives in Sandbach, Cheshire has helped local Goostrey residents during the COVID-19 pandemic, helping with shopping, cleaning and being a general superhero to the elderly. Sometimes it’s the little things that matter and Belinda has offered support to those who need it in the village. So thank you Belinda for […]