Wagtail is the parish magazine for Whittington, Arkholme and Gressingham, distributed throughout the three parishes.

Click on the cover (below) to read the latest edition and archive editions.

All local churches and community groups are welcome to send in news of their activities to Wagtail ‐ reports of recent events as well as announcements of what is coming up. Colour photographs can now be included too.

The deadline for items for inclusion in each edition is the nineteenth of the preceding month. Please submit all items to editor@wagtail.org.uk.


The churches publish a weekly bulletin which can be found online here: www.these4parishes.co.uk

Whittington has a village website here: www.whittingtonvillage.org.uk
with an associated blog here: www.whittingtonvillage.org.uk/blog/

Hornby has its own village magazine here: www.hornbyvillage.org.uk/news/contact

Gressingham Village Trust and Pearson Trust Working Group minutes are online here

The Whittington and Arkholme Charities provide small grants for young people from Whittington and Arkholme aged 16+ and in full-time education: click here