GOOSTREY RESIDENTS EXPECTED TO CELEBRATE ROSE DAY DESPITE COVID

The people of Goostrey are expected to come out in force to the support the scaled down Rose Day procession that will make its way through the village on 26 June. Because of the Covid restrictions, the usual pageant on the school field will not take place but instead, the Rose Queen Cate Clayton and […]

GOOSTREY SET TO CELEBRATE ROSE DAY DESPITE COVID UNCERTAINTIES

Goostrey will celebrate Rose Day on Saturday 26 June even though there will not be an event on the school field because of the uncertainties surrounding the exit from lockdown. Instead, the Rose Queen Cate Clayton and Rosebud Queen Rose Worsley, will be crowned in a short ceremony, that will take place at 12.30pm on […]

TWO QUEENS SEND GOOSTREY CENTENARIAN A BIRTHDAY CARD

A stalwart of Goostrey Rose Day received birthday cards from two queens on her 100th birthday. Margaret Barber, who now lives at the Mount Pleasant Nursing Home in Allostock, received the customary greetings from her Majesty the Queen and a specially designed card from the Goostrey Rose Queen Elect Cate Clayton. Margaret, who was 100 on […]

GOOSTREY ROSE QUEEN WILL BE CROWNED THIS YEAR

13-year-old Cate Clayton who should have been the 2020 Goostrey Rose Queen will definitely be crowned this year. The Committee was forced to cancel most of 2020 Rose Day due to the Covid-19 pandemic but is determined to do as much as possible in 2021. However there remains considerable uncertainty surrounding the exit from lockdown […]