Melling with Wrayton Parish

In the heart of the Lune Valley

Forthcoming Events

March 2017


1 March - Ash Wednesday Service, St Joseph's House, Tunstall - 6.00 p.m.


3 March - World Day of Prayer - Tunstall  - 2.00 p.m.


4 March - Wine Tasting evening - Melling Institute - 7.30 p.m.


5 March - Morning Service - St Wilfrid's - 9.30 a.m.


19 March - Holy Communion - St Wilfrid's - 11.00 a.m.


25 March - SPOT ON 'The Churchfitters' Melling Institute - 7.30 p.m.


25 March -Rotary Club Bonanza Cake Sale - Lunesdale Hall, Kirkby Lonsdale 10.30 to 2.00 p.m.


26 March - Mothering Sunday Service with Melling School - 9.30 a.m.






'Bass guitars made from frying pans and hub caps.  heart wrenching vocals accompanied by a musical saw.  Foot stomping fast fiddle mixed with an infectious banjo, traditional melodies reinvigorated with mesmerising rock rhythms'




Phone for tickets on:  015242 22225




Saturday 25 March 2017

Lunesdale Hall, Kirkby Lonsdale


The Rotary Club hosts a Bonanza Cake sale with ten deserving charities

selling a variety of irresistable home made cakes from

10.30 to 2.00 p.m.


Teas and coffees and delicious scones will be on sale throughout with

homemade soups and breads prepared by the Kirkby Lonsdale Girl Guides and

Rangers will be available for lunch.


Can you bake and donate a cake?  If so phone 015242 73166 for further details.


All donations will be appreciated.



4  November    Morning Service at St Wilfrid's  9.30 am


11 November   REMEMBRANCE SERVICE St Wilfrid's 10.30 am

                          followed by refreshments in the Melling Village Hall


18 November  Holy Communion St Wilfrid's 11.00 am


15 November  Thursday Group meeting  7.30 pm


23 November   Christmas Fair - Melling Village Hall 5 - 9 pm

                          Christmas gifts, Arts and crafts, Homemade cakes,

                          Refreshments, Raffle


25 November   Eterni Amici  1922 Bar at Bentham Golf Club 3.30 pm




6 December      Open Forum and Parish Council - Melling Village Hall 7.30 pm


9 February 2019  Murder Mystery Evening - Melling Village Hall


16 February 2019  Greek evening - Melling Village Hall - in aid of the  

                           resettlement of a Syrian refugee family in the Lune Valley




From 2019 we will be including a list of events in other local parishes.  Here are events taking place in Hornby for your information:


5 - 9 November  Peace and Justice Week 7.30 pm daily.  For further

                           information go to


10 November    Hornby Districy Ramblers - local 5 mile walk followed by  

                           AGM.  Phone 22090 for further information


13 November    Hornby Pensioners Potato Pie Supper - Horbny Institute

                          at 7.00 pm


17 November    Hornby Pensioners Games Evening - Hornby Institute at

                           7.00 pm


16 November    Countryside Society - Hornby Institute at 7.45 pm

                           An illustrated talk on Beekeeping


24 November    Jazz in Hornby  - Hornby Institute


8 December      Hornby District Ramblers - Rothey area 5 mile walk.  

                          Phone 01524 771744 for further information