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 Rotary Shoe Boxes

The photos show the second batch of shoe boxes being filled this week. Garstang URC have filled 88 boxes which will be distributed by Rotary International this Christmas.






Posted: Fri 25th Oct 2019

  Commitment for Life


Following the recent Commitment for Life Service and the Communion collections, Garstang URC were able to send £400 to Commitment for Life to support the work of Christian Aid and its partners. Many thanks to all who contributed.


Posted: Fri 25th Oct 2019

In October, three URC members, Hilary and David Ralphs and Stella Clarke, joined the team of Millenium Green volunteers to plant 6000 wild daffodil bulbs on the Green. Escaping heavy showers, they planted 500 bulbs in a designated area. Now we wait for the results. 


(Photos from Stella Clarke)





Posted: Fri 11th Oct 2019

 More pictures of the Scarecrow Festival can be seen under Community, Screacrow Festival or by clicking this link

Posted: Tue 9th Jul 2019

In June 2019, eight members of the Men's Fellowship set forth on this year's 'Great Adventure' using public transport to visit the Anderton Boat Lift near Northwich. This historic piece of engineering is restored to full working order and, in its setting with visitor centre and canal walks, made for a most enjoyable afternoon.


Posted: Thu 27th Jun 2019

Tonight, Sunday, 23rd June, there will be a service of Reflection and Wholeness led by the Revd. Dr. Irene John in the Church hall at 6.30pm.

On Wednesday, 26th June, there will be Bible Study with Revd. Dr. Irene John at 1.45pm followed by a visit to Weswards Care Home.

More photos of the Big Bash can be found under Misional Partnership on the website.

More photos from June's Charity Coffee Morning can be found under Charity Coffee Mornings on the Website.


Posted: Sun 23rd Jun 2019


Posted: Mon 10th Jun 2019




Commitment for Life's partner Global Justice Now has taken direct action today during the visit of Donald Trump's visit to Britain.

They unfurled a banner on Tower Bridge demaning the Government dumps the US Trade deal.

Posted: Mon 3rd Jun 2019
On Sunday we held a joint service with our friends in the Methodist Church to celebrate the start of Christian Aid Week.

Below are Rev. Keith Borwick and Rev. Irene John before the service.
May's Charity Coffee Morning was in aid of Parkinson's UK.
May's Tea & Chat was again enjoyed by all who came.
Rotary Shoebox Scheme
This month we are collecting things for Teenagers. Sportswear, scarves, jewellery and games would all be very much appreciated.
Thank you for all your donations, Pauline Greenwood.



Posted: Thu 16th May 2019

Sunday's service will be held at the Methodist church, Garstang.

Note the earlier time of 10.30am.

On Wednesday 15th May there will be the monthly Tea & Chat in the Church Hall.

In the evening, you are invited to join the Men's Society in the Church Hall at 7.30pm to watch the film Casablanca.


Next Sunday, 19th May, our service will be led by Lis Mullen at the usual time of 10.45am.

Below is a message from Lis.

Posted: Fri 10th May 2019

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