Community Shop goes from strength to strength!

Hollins Green Community Shop celebrated its 3rd birthday in February 2018 and is proud to have become a real hub of the community, thanks to the hard work and commitment of staff and volunteers and the warm welcome they show to their customers. In November the shop was shortlisted to the last 100 Independent Retailers […]

Posted on: 27th February 2018


Your Community Hall – your say!

The Community Hall committee have been looking at the possible options for a substantial refurbishment of the hall facility. Following on from the questionnaire, which was completed last year, it was concluded that the vast majority of residents were in favour of refurbishing the current building. The committee now have an architect on-board who has […]

Posted on: 23rd February 2018


Latest news update from the Rangers

On the 30th September 2017 the Rangers had a visit from the Culcheth Cub pack, who helped them with some coppicing work as part of their Conservation badge. This signalled the start of their Winter work programme for Winter 2017 / 2018 . If all goes to plan, visitors will see a lot of cutting […]

Posted on: 30th January 2018


A sparkling start to the New Year!

The morning sun shone in a clear blue sky and leaves were glistening with frost as 67 people gathered at Rixton Claypits Visitors’ Centre to join in a guided Winter walk on Sunday 7th January 2018. Walkers of all ages came suitably booted and wrapped up to enjoy a ramble and blow away the Christmas […]

Posted on: 8th January 2018


Blow away the Cobwebs!

If you would like to blow away the Christmas cobwebs then go along to Rixton Claypits Visitor Centre on Sunday 7th January 2018 and join others on a 3 mile guided walk around Rixton Claypits Nature Reserve. Strong footwear and weather related clothing advisable. Dogs welcome, but must be kept on a lead.  Soup and […]

Posted on: 21st December 2017