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Melling Christmas Wish Celebration

Melling Christmas Wish Celebration

On the 5th December the community of Melling came together to celebrate the festive period at the Melling Christmas Wish Celebration. There was an amazing turnout of families young and old who saw the Christmas tree lights switched on, with an appearance from Father Christmas who gave away selection boxes to all children and adults whilst people enjoyed hot chocolate, mince pies and cake with songs sung by the children from Melling Nursery, poems by Melling Primary School, carols by Melling Community Gospel Choir and performances by Wend Searle Dance Academy.

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SOMETHING BIG HAPPENED IN MELLING!

Councillor Mr. Chad Thompson, Melling Parish Council’s newly elected Chairman has already given a fresh and invigorating boost to a Parish with much to celebrate.  He took the initiative of hiring a large marquee at Wheeler Drive Playing Field, to accommodate the one hundred residents expected at Mellings’ first Community Awards Event on Sunday 25 September 2016. 

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2016 Scarecrow Competition

June saw the return of the amazing scarecrows to Melling.  Once again the creations were outstanding and brought lots of pleasure to residents and passers-by.

Congratulations to the winners, and a big well done to everyone who created the fantastic scarecrows, and to St Thomas Church members for organising this wonderful festival which has become a highlight in Melling’s calendar.

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Mileposts

As part of the bicentenary celebrations of the Leeds Liverpool canal, this year the Canal and River Trust have launched the Every Mile Counts project.  The project hopes to encourage local groups and individuals to adopt their local stretch of canal and its milepost leaving a lasting legacy long after the end of the bicentenary celebrations.

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Maghull and District Lions Club 60's Night

Well done to the Maghull and District Lions club who have so far raised £430 for Libby Morgan, whose parents who tragically died in a house fire in Maghull earlier this year, through their 60’s charity night which featured the tallented Sophie Way as ‘Cilla’.

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LL200: A Cause For Celebration

2016 sees the 200 year anniversary of the opening of the Leeds Liverpool Canal. The Sefton East parishes of Maghull, Lydiate, Melling and Aintree Village have joined forces to organise a series of events and projects to celebrate this historic anniversary. The parishes in conjunction with Sefton MBC, local schools, the Mersey Motor Boat Club and other interested groups are planning to put on events in June for local residents. There will be ...a launch event on 5th June at the Mersey Motor Boat Club in Lydiate which will have displays telling the story of the Canal as well as art work from local schools and groups.

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JERSEY COLLAS CRILL ISLAND WALK 2016

09-02-2017 Hits:232 Melling Parish Council

I go to Jersey each year to see my daughter. This year, I went in June to take part in the Around the Island W​alk...

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Melling Christmas Wish Celebration

12-12-2016 Hits:404 Melling Parish Council

Melling Christmas Wish Celebration On the 5th December the community of Melling came together to celebrate the festive period at the Melling Christmas Wish Celebration. There was an...

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The Melling and Aintree WW1 Exhibition

09-11-2016 Hits:458 Melling Parish Council

The Melling and Aintree WW1 Exhibition was opened today with a moving remembrance service performed by Aintree Family Church Revd Geoff Bentley.

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Friday 19th May at 7.30pm, Melling Tithebarn when we will welcome back the Northern String Quartet...

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Just a reminder about our next Messy Church - Sunday 21st May 3-5 at the Tithebarn.  Our...

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Melling has a strong Scouting group that has been in existence for many years and is run by...

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