Mayor’s Blog

02 Nov 2018

WW1 Street Party at Garstang Golf Club

Tonight I was invited to an Indoor street party, celebrating 100 years since the end of WW1, a way of saying ‘Thank you’ to all that have served in the last 100 years. We had live entertainment from The Jetsons, a magician, great party food and great company. A huge thank you to David Brewin […]

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02 Nov 2018

North West in Bloom Competition

Today I had the great pleasure in attending the North West in Bloom competition with our very own Garstang in Bloom team which was being held at Southport Convention centre. It was a huge event, we even got treated with a sit down meal-yum yum, they were catering for approx 550 people!  I had a […]

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30 Oct 2018

Garstang Golf Club fashion show fundraiser

Weeks of planning and putting together a fashion show fundraiser, the night finally arrived! What a spectacular evening, we had 2 fashion catwalks, stalls, singer, photographer and a raffle with some amazing prizes. The generosity of everyone that was involved and who came and supported us was heart touching – we raised a fantastic £1,301.25 […]

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26 Oct 2018

Garstang Musical Productions – The Addams Family

My mum and I were invited along this evening to watch the production of The Addams Family at Garstang High School. What an absolutely fantastic show, the scenes, the background, the singing, the acting were spectacular, I felt like I was sitting watching a West End Show. A huge well done to everyone involved, it […]

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23 Oct 2018

Heritage Society Poppy Trail launch

I was invited to the official launch tonight at St Thomas’s Church Hall. We watched a video presentation about the project, followed by a question and answer session and a prayer from Reverend John Griffiths of St. Thomas’s church. The Trail is now well on track for the 100 year anniversary of the Armistice on […]

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22 Oct 2018

Garstang in Bloom Awards & Fundraising evening

What a wonderful evening! Tonight was an award evening for local businesses who got involved in some wonderful creations of plants and flowers outside their business. The evening was filled with laughter, food & some great music by the Buddy Good Guys. I would personally like to thank everyone involved and especially our “Garstang Bloomers” […]

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15 Oct 2018

Garstang Memory Cafe Afternoon of fun

Myself and my friend Cida were invited to a wonderful afternoon of entertainment, we had sandwiches, cakes, drinks and a fantastic magic show by Joe Gilmore. It was wonderful meeting such a lovely bunch of characters 🙂

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05 Oct 2018

Fundraiser at my friend Donna Kenyon’s party

❤️❤️I would like to say a huge thank you to everyone that came to Donna kenyon’s 40th birthday & donated money to Garstang Memory Cafe – the grand total from the evening is £709.14. This money will go directly to our local charity that offers great needed support with those living with dementia. We are […]

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28 Sep 2018

JC Country Fashion Fundraiser

This was such an amazing evening, John & Nicola from JC Country did me proud tonight, we had welcome drinks in fancy glasses, delicious canapes. Steph did an amazing job entertaining our guests, all the models were like professionals! We all went out and had a good time and raised an amazing £949 and JC […]

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26 Sep 2018

W.I. County Show at Best Western Garstang Golf Club

I was invited to attend the W.I. County show which was being held at Garstang Golf Club. A wonderful lady called Pam welcomed me and took me on a grand tour looking at all the magnificent entries from homemade cards, vinegar, cakes, jumpers, monkeys. The standard and quality was incredible, I had such an enjoyable […]

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