Spring in the churchyard

Spring sunshine lights up the church in the late afternoon Photo: Ellie Sutcliffe


Snowdrops in a shady corner






Lenten Roses near the south door

Yellow crocuses beside the path from Church Street








Nesting boxes on the wall of the south churchyard. Photo: Howard Blackburn

Nesting box in the west churchyard. Photo: Howard Blackburn

Purple Crocuses planted by Ribblesdale Rotary Club. Children immunised in the End Polio Now campaign have their finger marked with purple dye. Since the campaign began 30 years ago the number of countries where polio is endemic has shrunk from 125 to 2


About Patricia Duxbury

I have lived in Lancashire for over 30 years, the last 15 of them in Clitheroe. I'm a former teacher and a member of St. Mary Magdalene's Church. I sing in the Church choir and am in the Open Church Group.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes:

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>