Monthly Archives: April 2012

Family History Websites

Here is a list of the websites that you can access for free for family history research: http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/ – Lancashire birth, deaths and marriages http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/ – national births, deaths and marriages http://crem.oltps.sthelens.gov.uk:8080/crem/servlet/Telesearch#results – St Helens Crem http://www.xmission.com/~nelsonb/lws.htm – Lancashire wills http://www.cheshire.gov.uk/Recordoffice/wills/ – Cheshire wills http://www.lan-opc.org.uk – parish records online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp – Latter Day Saints http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#start more »

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Gardening Handy Tips and Hints

Thanks to everyone who contributed their gardening hints and tips at the last meeting. We hope you will find them useful! Rather than planting bulbs directly in the ground place them in a plastic pot first and then bury the pot. 3 benefits: 1 – bulbs can easily be lifted out of the ground without more »

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Crafting for Charity

In the last meeting we talked about the possibility of WISH becoming involved in Project Linus and the ‘Dress a girl around the world’ appeal. Project Linus is a volunteer organisation providing handmade patchwork quilts and knitted/crocheted blankets for sick or traumatised babies, children and teenagers. You can read more about the organisation here The more »

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Silk Painting With Sue

We are happy to announce that there are a couple of extra places available on the popular Silk Painting sessions with Sue B. The details of the 2 sessions are as follows (both sessions need to be attended): Dates: Monday 21st and Monday 28th May 2012 Time: 7.30PM – Approx. 9.30PM Venue: St Mary’s Lowe more »

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