Safety Guidelines

Following Government and Church of England guidelines St Oswald’s PCC has put the following guidelines in place to try to  keep everyone safe. It is important to be aware that data for the area indicates that infection rates remain high so please think carefully about your own personal and family vulnerabilities. The PCC asks that,…

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Get a Covid test to protect yourself and your loved ones

Lancashire’s top health experts are urging residents to get a Covid-19 test if they are concerned about their health – even if they aren’t showing the classic symptoms. The three main symptoms of Covid are a high temperature, a persistent cough or a loss of smell or taste. But there are other symptoms that have…

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Sunday Worship at Church Cancelled

Lancashire County Council and Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council Public Health Officials have asked for places worship to close forthwith owing to the severity of the current Covid-19 situation. In the light of this, St. Oswald’s Church will not be holding services until further notice. In the meantime, we will post a national or Diocesan…

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The new Covid-19 restrictions in Lancashire

New measures are to be introduced in Lancashire to help fight COVID-19.  Following a significant rise in the number of cases, and initial signs that hospital admissions are starting to increase, more stringent measures are being introduced on Tuesday September 22.   These are designed to protect people from the spread of COVID-19, especially more vulnerable…

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