Services in June

4th June - Pentecost
 8.15 am   Holy Communion

10.30 am   Morning Prayer (Matins) in Church

10.30 am   Informal Family Service in Church Hall

  4.00 pm   Holy Communion

11th June - Trinity

  8.15 am   Holy Communion

10.30 am   Holy Communion

  4.00 pm   Choral Evensong at Holy Trinity, Bickerstaffe

18st June - Trinity 1
 8.15 am   Holy Communion

10.30 am   Parish Praise at St Michael’s School

  4.00 pm   Holy Communion

25th June - Trinity 2

  8.15 am   Holy Communion

10.30 am   Holy Communion

Midweek Communion

The next Midweek Communion service will take place at 11.00 am on 28th June in St. Michael's Church Hall.

The June church magazine is available here - click to open in a new window, or right-click and ‘save as’ to download to your computer, phone or tablet.

The Bible This Week - for bible notes on this week’s Gospel reading, a reflection on this week’s news, picture pointers and a selection of related prayers.

Wednesday Fellowship will be meeting at the Rufford Arms for lunch on 21st. June at  This will be our last meeting before the Summer Break.  Wednesday Fellowship will resume after the summer break on 20th. September.

PCC  - the next meeting of the PCC will take place on Thursday, 29th June at 7.45 pm in the Church Hall.

Summer Coach Trip 'Lakes' - Wednesday, 5th July - Adults - £24.  To include: late morning cruise from Pooley Bridge across Ullswater to Glenridding and free afternoon in Bowness. Cost includes coach / ferry and all gratuities. A £5 non-refundable deposit required. Final balances would be much appreciated by Sunday 25th June please, when copies of the itinerary will be available. (36 seats sold to date).

Coach trip to Shrewsbury Flower Show on Friday 11th August. £35pp. Full information in June's Magazine. A £25 non-refundable deposit is required in full please at time of booking. (19 seats sold to date).

Charnock Richard Brass Band will be playing on 23rd June at Holy Trinity Church Bickerstaffe at 7.30 pm.  £6 inc. drink & nibbles (no tickets just come).

Friends of St Michael's Church - you are invited to join us on Wednesday, 5th July at 10.00 a.m. in the Church Hall to hear Roger Mitchell give a talk on Victorian Houses in Aughton, West Lancashire and further afield. Complementary coffee and homemade biscuits!

The next Men's Breakfast will be on Saturday, 1st July at Bickerstaffe School at 9.00 am.  New members welcome. If you are able to help with the cooking, please speak to Andrew.

Aughton Music Camp 7

24th- 25th July - Dan and Caroline are returning to lead another Music Camp. A fun time of music plus outdoor activities and crafts. Cost is £25. For more info contact Paul on

Don't forget children's concert 6.30pm on 24th or service in church 3pm on 25th July. All welcome to enjoy the amazing talents.

Parish Praise in September (Sunday 17th at 10.30am)

The Parish Praise in September will be on the theme of baptism. During the service there will be an opportunity to renew your baptism vows. The service is for all ages and invites will be sent out to those who have been baptised at St Michael's in recent years. Please invite family and friends who have been baptised, especially those baptised at St Michael's.


This year's Confirmation service will be at Christ Church, Aughton on Sunday 15th October at 4pm. Starting in September, there will be two confirmation classes at St Michael's, one for adults and the other for young people in school year 9. If you would like to be Confirmed this year, then please speak to Andrew.

Do you have experience in bookkeeping?

If you have experience or an interest in bookkeeping or accounts, please get in touch with Andrew or one of the Wardens. We are putting a finance team together to share the church accounts while Brian is recovering.

Contributions for the weekly notices should be given/sent to Pam O'Brien.