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Christmas Market

Another successful event folks ! £1773.00 raised on the day and a great time had by all ! The mulled wine went down a storm…so check out our Carol Service ..we will be serving mulled wine and mince pies after the carol service …and you will be able to...
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Parish Christmas Lunch

Wow what a wonderful event this was! It was fabulous to see everyone enjoy the lovely lunch provided by Sandra Spedding and Retreat Catering. A huge thank you to Workington Amateur Operatic Society and Harmony Three who gave us a beautiful afternoon’s entertainment of Carol’s and Christmas songs .....
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Heating delayed for possible 3-5 weeks

Now that the asbestos has been removed the heating engineers are now able to proceed with connecting the boiler to the radiators. Simple you say ! Well not quite the engineers are having to work in a very tight space which is proving challenging now that they are able...
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The Calendars are here at Last!!

2020 Calendars with some images of our beautiful stained glass windows  All proceeds to the Workington Stella Maris Project  £6.00 Each – but there are limited stocks – they will be on sale after 10:30 am  Mass at OLSM or you can email info@stellamarisproject.co.uk to reserve yours! Or use...
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Update on Asbestos /heating

The Asbestos under the church floor is more extensive than at first thought. In order to remove this, the church will have to close for two weeks commencing Mon 14th October reopening Fri afternoon 25th October, This will cost an extra £27384.00 ( inc VAT of £4564.00 which we...
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CHRISTMAS CARDS ARE HERE FOLKS !!

Cards are A5 and cost £1.00 each or 5 for £4.00 because they are just a little bit special. Cards will be on sale after the 10:30 am mass on Sunday’s at OLSM If you wish to reserve some please either contact Ann Diamond at mass or use the...
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Update on Heating – Asbestos

A significant amount of additional asbestos has been found underfloor in OLSM.It will cost £22850 + VAT to remove it.Removal will commence on Monday 14 October and will take two weeks, necessitating closure of the church until 25 October.On the plus side, a limited amount of work can be...
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BEE KEEPING UPDATE

A group of parishioners from our parish are training to be beekeepers……they have started meeting weekly throughout the winter for lessons, with a view to starting 2 hives of our own in the spring of next year….the group has also visited an actual apiary belonging to Alan James (...
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