Month: July 2020

In memory of Bill Shead

Sadly, our lovely WW2 veteran Bill Shead, who was a big part of our VE Day celebrations and an Ashtonite for many years, has passed away. We think the funeral will be held at St Barbara’s on Thursday...

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Government bike repair voucher

A new government scheme offering financial help towards repairing bikes you might have ‘gathering dust’ in your sheds and garages starts tonight. ┬áHere is the link. Happy cycling! Fix Your...

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Telephone box renovation

Despite lockdown easing, we are having no luck in finding someone to fit some shelving and a noticeboard in our telephone box. We have approached many of the other villages with converted...

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Cricket Club appeal

Ashton Cricket club needs your support! The Covid-19 pandemic has had a major impact on the club as it has meant putting the 2020 season on complete hold.Until very recently, we...

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