Take Away the Stone

(John 11:39) Sunday Service at Ss Simon & Jude Church, Cockshutt - 26th March, 2023 Thank goodness … despite the clocks springing forward by one hour with the onset of BST (British Summer Time) in the early hours of this morning, we all made it to Church on time!  Although officially Spring, the morning dawned … Continue reading Take Away the Stone

Ellesmere Guides Centenary

Monday 1st May, 20232:30 - 4:30Ellesmere Town Hall Please could you advertise the forthcoming centenary of Ellesmere Guides: Ellesmere Guides 1923 – 2023 I have been thinking for a while about Ellesmere Guides centenary, which I had reason to believe would be in 2026, although, from an old log book, I know that the Golden … Continue reading Ellesmere Guides Centenary

“Oh, thou who dost these pointers see”

A huge thank you to our very own Benefice historian, Chris, and his very interesting piece on the history of the Cockshutt Clock; like a lot of us, it might be old, but it’s still going and is, nevertheless, loved and treasured by the villagers of Cockshutt.  It’s an interesting fact that despite the endless … Continue reading “Oh, thou who dost these pointers see”