December 2010 saw the beginning of something new in Frodsham. Twenty-eight Christmas trees filled Frodsham Methodist Church, each being decorated by different local groups, organisations and businesses ranging from local primary schools to Devonshire Bakery and Frodsham & District History Group to 4th Frodsham (Overton) Scout Group.
Over 650 people visited Frodsham Methodist Church's Christmas Tree Festival between Friday 3rd December and Sunday 5th December, 2010. The trees were decorated by 28 local organisations and businesses (in no particular order):-
Frodsham District Rainbows, Brownies and Guides Equinox singing group Devonshire Bakery Frodsham & District Choral Society Frodsham Methodist Church Toddlers Frodsham Gardening Club Frodsham Manor House Primary School Main Street Community Church Delamere Forest Methodist Circuit Frodsham Methodist 0930 Live! Frodsham Patchwork Group Frodsham Townswomen's Guild St. Hilda's Drive Post Office Frodsham & District History Society Frodsham Community Association 4th Frodsham (Overton) Scout Group, Beaver Colony Little Overton's Pre-School Frodsham & District Flower Club Frodsham Players Zodiac Amateur Operatic Society Frodsham C of E Primary School (Overton) Frodsham Women's Institute Frodsham Mother's Union Newton Hall Residential Home Frodsham Methodist Church Stitching Group Frodsham Methodist Church Ladies Group Frodsham Methodist Church Men's Club Frodsham Methodist Church Fairtrade Group
The programme cover competition was won by McKenzie Macmillan and Alex Stanway of Weaver Vale Primary School, Emilia Andrews and Sadie Bullock of Frodsham C of E Primary School and Emily Cleland, Alice Hughes and Robert Hughes of Manor House Primary School. Well done to all who took part!!
In addition, there was a mouse hunt, crafts and face painting for children and stall, live music and refreshments available. There were a number of special services over the weekend where local people came together to worship God and celebrate Jesus as the Risen Lord surrounded by all the trees, and of course to find out who won the find a Mouse Competition and the best decorated tree!!