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EAST LANCS NCT –NOVEMBERNEARLY NEW SALE The East Lancs Branch of the National Childbirth Trust (NCT) is hosting its next nearly new sale in November.The sale takes place on Saturday 23rd Novemberat Langho and Billington Community Centre in Langho from 10.30am until 12pm. The Community Centre is located next to St Leonard’s Church, Whalley Road, Langho, opposite the entrance to Mytton Fold Hotel. Louise Dunn, Coordinator of the NCT East Lancs Branch, said; “Mums and dads-to-be can find great bargains at the sale while funding NCT’s vital charity work across the UK. So whether it’s a cot, pram, clothes or toys you need, come along and see what you can find.” Money raised from the sale goes towards helping run projects such as the free phone support lines for pregnancy/birth and breastfeeding, where calls are answered by qualified antenatal teachers and breastfeeding counsellors and, helps fund local support work such as the NCT Bumps and Babies group in Clitheroe, which is run by local breastfeeding counsellors, antenatal teachers and volunteers. If you are an NCT Member (bring your card) or Volunteer you can attend a preview of the sale and shop between 9.45am – 10.15am. To register as a seller or volunteer to help with the sale please call 0844 2436118 and select option 2 or email NCTeastlancs@yahoogroups.com.

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Remembrance Sunday will held on 10th Sunday November 2013


A full weekend of festivities, starts 6pm Friday 6th December Lights switch on ceremony including fireworks | Radio Presenter from the Bee | Hot Food stalls from local businesses | Christmas Market at the Civic Hall | Design Platform Artisan Market at Longridge Station with family craft workshop | Music from organ wagons & carol singers | Children’s Fun Fair | “Lady Matilda” the Land Train, providing transport around Longridge | Santa’s Grotto at Longridge Youth Club | Live music and Open Mic event after the Christmas Markets at the Civic Hall

And so much more… there’s something for everyone this Christmas!


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Longridge Band Events Saturday November 9th Houghton Weavers Joint Concert Longridge Civic Hall Sunday

November 10th Remembrance Sunday Parade & Church

Sunday

November 17th Northern Open Contest – St Helens

Saturday December 7th CHRISTMAS CONCERT @ Longridge Civic Hall Wednesday December 11th Ferraris - Charity Evening Saturday December 14th Lancaster & Morecambe Choral Soc. Christmas Concert Sunday December 15th Bolton Golf Club (2.00PM) Saturday December 21st Sainsbury’s Longridge Sunday December 22nd Gibbon Bridge (6.30PM) Sunday December 22nd New Drop Hotel Longridge (8.00PM .. back of beyond!) Tuesday December 24th Community Carols – Longridge Centre – Then round restaurants

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Saturday 9th November at 7.30 pm Admission by Ticket Only Ticket Price .. £15.00

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CALLING ALL TRADES PEOPLE Whittingham Parish Council is seeking quotes for various maintenance jobs within the Parish and where possible, the Council would like to appoint local trades people. Examples of work contracts could include Cleaning and painting a former telephone kiosk. Fixing a bench onto a paved area. Repairing and varnishing existing benches / notice boards. Installing a window into a stone bus shelter. Hedge trimming and grounds maintenance Mowing of grassed areas. If you are interested in any of the above tasks and require further details, or would like your business details to be stored on our data base to be considered for future quotes, please contact. Mrs Julie Buttle, Clerk to Whittingham Parish Council,.

Email wparishclerk@gmail.com. Telephone 01772 761637


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Thursday 5th December

Festive Winter Warmer Event

Shop, pamper & relax let us do the wrapping for you! Ticket only event! Call 0800

107 0522 or visit www.ribbyhall.co.uk/spa-hotel

The Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall Village, Ribby Road, Wrea Green, Lancashire, PR4 2PR Terms & Conditions apply. Offers are subject to availability.



The Carrier Pigeon Magazine - November 2013