Gardens Are Full Of Edible Nutrients

Where did the name Dandelion and Burdock originate from? Recipes for the use of fresh leaves and flowers, native to us for many years, are there for the picking, accordingly. Dandelion and burdock is a beverage consumed in the British Isles since the Middle Ages. It was originally a type of light mead, but over […]

GOOSTREY METHODIST CHURCH

  The Methodist church in Goostrey,  has not been able to perform a “Churches Together” presence with their friends at St Luke’s church Goostrey, at events such as those in the pervious years. The  Palm Sunday Walk, Rose Day Stall, Covenant Service, Plough Service, and Education Sunday, this past year, have not  been possible. Due […]

A TASTE OF STOCKHOLM-SWEDEN

“Why not go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is.” Mark Twain Stockholm is known as one of the most inclusive and welcoming cities in the world. Its contemporary, urban appeal is balanced with centuries-old history and closeness to nature. As for the things to do in Stockholm, the list is endless. Stockholm […]

GETTING THE VITAMIN D YOUR BODY NEEDS

Tracy Mills grew up in Goostrey village and attended our local junior school. She studied Genetics at Birmingham Uni followed by more than 20 years biomedical genetic research in Pharmaceuticals at AstraZeneca, Alderley Park. She has kindly written the article below about the importance of Vitamin D, and its effects on boosting our immune system. […]

A TASTE OF NICE – FRANCE

“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list”  Susan Sontag Bonjour! This week’s virtual travel journey takes us to Nice, France, where deep blue waters of the Cote d’Azur are the dramatic backdrop for an elegant city. Breathe in the fresh Mediterranean air as you stroll the famous Promenade des Anglais, be charmed by […]