Ribble Valley church named among best UK charity holiday stays

A Lancashire church has been named one of the best charity holiday stays in the UK in a list by The Guardian.

Saint Leonard’s church in Old Langho in the Ribble Valley features alongside nine other accommodation options in the list.

If you’re looking for somewhere new to stay, this church could be one to add to your to-visit list.

Lancashire church named among best charity holiday stays in the UK

The Guardian says: “Whether you wince at the word ‘champing’ or not, it’s hard to disagree with the concept of camping overnight in redundant historic churches to help fund

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Family in mourning after Valley man dies during business trip

An East Valley family is in mourning after a beloved husband and father died after being hit by a motorcyclist while jogging in New York City.

CHANDLER, Ariz. — Christopher Bailey was doing one of his favorite hobbies — running — when he was hit by a motorcyclist and died.

The 43-year-old had a lot more to give, said his wife of 19 years, Dawn Bailey.

“I think his role as husband and father was his greatest accomplishment,” she said.

Chris had a successful career at McKinsey & Company, and even though he had a busy schedule, his wife said

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