Due to the weather, Dan Nelson’s talk at the Reading Room has been postponed from tonight (Friday 2nd March) to Friday 23rd March (deities and spirits of nature willing). If anyone who bought a ticket can no longer make it,…

Ribble Banks Parish Council requires the services of a Contractor for grass cutting and strimming work in the villages Halton West, Rathmell and Wigglesworth. See Parish Council page for more details

Lynne and David Wilkinson

Thank you so much for this lovely farewell message. We will be having an Open House for anyone who would like to pop into Butterfield House to join us for a drink and slice of the famous Butterfield Apple Pie…

Farewell Lynne and David Wilkinson

Next month Rathmell will be bidding farewell to two of its long-standing residents, Lynne and David Wilkinson. Lynne has lived in the village for 52 years and David for 32, but they have now decided to sell up and move…

Ribble Banks Parish Council – A brief report on our January meeting at the Reading Room This was a short meeting with nothing contentious on the agenda. The January meeting always sets the budget and precept for the year.  We…

Two Thousand Years of Shoemaking

Cordwainer Daniel Nelson will give a talk, with props, on the history of shoemaking on Friday 2nd March 2018 in the Reading Room. Tickets £5 incl. tea/coffee from Thomas Eagle (840021 or thomaspauleagle@gmail.com) or Alison Boothman (840428).

Due to unforeseen illness there will not be another Community Magazine until April 2018.

On Tuesday 13th February 7.30pm at Rathmell Methodist Church Mark Charnley will be giving a presentation entitled “Travels with my Camera”, to include Local Views,Venice,London,Scotland and The Night Sky. Everyone is very Welcome at the event, which will be followed…

CURRY NIGHT AT READING ROOM WAS GREAT

A Curry night was held in the Reading Room on Friday 2nd February 2018. Wonderful evening with a ‘Full House” to enjoy the culinary delights which included classic Beef Madras, Chicken Korma and a vegetarian option, with all the side…

Christmas Greetings and Best Wishes for 2018 from Rathmell School Trustees

Negotiations about the future use of Rathmell School buildings and property are ongoing and we hope to be able to share details with you in the New Year. In the meantime any expressions of interest for use of the building…