War Memorial Flowers

In late 2018, Joseph Morris, St Oswald’s gardener, cleared out the planter around the listed war memorial. It was solid with weeds, poor plants and exhausted soil. So he started again by removing everything, laying a new drainage layer and introducing new soil and plants. He wanted the replacement Spring planting to echo the red…

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Blackburn with Darwen Help Hub

For people on the Blackburn side of Knuzden Brook, here are the details of the Blackburn with Darwen Help Hub. The BwD Help Hub is a support network residents in need while isolating at home. The Help Hub can provide a range of support; organising deliveries of food and essential supplies, providing information and advice,…

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Live Lent

To follow the Church of England daily Lent Reflections online or on the app… Click Here These reflections explore the urgent need for people to value and protect the abundance God has created. There are 40 short reflections and suggested actions to help you, your family and your church live in greater harmony with God,…

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