Nearly New Sale – Sunday 6th April

Cockerham Caterpillars Nearly New Sale Children’s clothes, toys & books for sale Nursery & baby items Sunday 6th April 10am – 12noon Cockerham Village Hall Admission £1 includes tea/coffee. Refreshments...

Coach Trip to Skipton/ Browsholme Hall

Thurnham WI invite you to join us on a coach trip to Skipton. The coach will leave Cockerham Parish Hall at 9:45 on Wednesday May 7th for Skipton (market day) and Browsholme Hall, returning at around 5:30pm. The cost will be approx. £18 depending on numbers and includes the coach travel, a guided tour of the hall and tea and biscuits afterwards. Please contact Jill Walsh, Mary Benn or Evelyn Bush for further details. Everyone welcome!

Seeing Stars

Speaker, Janet Gough, opened our eyes to the night skies at the March meeting of Thurnham WI. Janet’s talk was on her hobby of astronomy, and made us realise just how tiny planet earth is. Had it been a clear night, Janet would have taken us outside to point out the star constellations, but as it was raining, she showed  them to us on charts. Janet told us the predicted dates of some meteor showers this year, and while we may not all follow her example of sitting outside in a sleeping bag in a deck chair, at least we know to keep our eyes peeled for shooting stars on 21st...

Thurnham WI Report January/February

Thurnham Institute had never felt so warm on a January evening, as when we tried “Exercising while seated” with visiting speaker Maureen Chippendale.  The Grande Finale was when we tried to follow Maureen’s detailed instructions while all holding on to one long rope. It soon became obvious that not one of us could tell our left from our right. Maureen belongs to the Keep Fit Association, part of the Exercise, Music and Dance Partnership, and currently runs classes at Cabus Village Hall and Cheshire Homes. She donates her speaker’s fees to the charity...
FAMILY EASTER BINGO Friday 4th April

FAMILY EASTER BINGO Friday 4th April

Come and join the fun at Cockerham School PTFA Easter Bingo Friday 4th April 2014 starts at 7.30pm. Arrive in good time to get a table! In Cockerham Village Hall. Loads of prizes to be won…including; Easter Eggs, Wine, Chocolates and Hampers Raffle Prizes 50p Entrance inc tea and biscuits. For further details contact Isobel Riley 01524...