Deep-fried grasshoppers and take-a-frien...

Deep-fried grasshoppers, take-a-friend latrines and six-to-a-bed hostels all raised eyebrows at Thurnham WI September meeting, when the speaker was Pat Ascroft who talked about her China Trek. For more than 17 years, Pat has undertaken “challenges” in aid of the charity Mencap, and in 2013 she signed up for an 8 day challenge, walking a section of the Great Wall of China. To get in training for the high steps along the wall, common on the un-restored sections, Pat practised on Striding Edge but her plans were almost thwarted at the outset, when an insurer told...
Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Movie Night

Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dream...

Saturday 22nd November 7.30pm start. Bring all the family to Cockerham Village Hall to see last years sell out show of Joseph and his amazing Technicolor dreamcoat.. Over a year on…. come and watch the show again with the kids on the big screen….great film for all ages bring along your own popcorn refreshments will be available Only £1...
Village Meeting Tuesday 7th October

Village Meeting Tuesday 7th October

Village Meeting, Tuesday 7 Oct. 2014, 7:45 PM, Village Hall Cockerham Housing Action Group An outline application for 35 houses to be built in Cockerham has been submitted to Lancaster City Council. The scale of this development will completely alter the character of the village. We are a small welcoming community. However, we are deeply concerned by such large scale developments as they are being proposed without any consultation or regard to the community’s views. The Cockerham Housing Action Group  has been set up to make the community’s voice heard. The development...