Bulb Planting at the Pinfold 08 October 2016

        Invitation to help plant Daffodil Bulbs at the Pinfold? 10am Saturday 8th October 2016  2000 daffodil bulbs have been bought with money raised from the sale of the old glass bottles found during excavation of the Village Pinfold. The intention is to plant them round the Pinfold.  All you need is a trowel […]

Pinfold Bulb Planting – Help needed

In the summer we raised over £100 from the sale of glass bottles recovered during excavation of the Whiston Pinfold. The money is to be used to buy daffodil bulbs to plant around the pinfold to make a welcoming statement on the approach to the village.  The bulbs  will be planted in the autumn and […]

End of Project Report

Click on below link to view the End of Project Report.   Whiston Pinfold Restoration End of Project Report June 2016

First Four-legged Occupants of the Restored Pinfold

On Friday 20 May 2016 the restored pinfold welcomed its first four legged occupants, a pair of pedigree Guernsey calves loaned by Parish & District Councillor Elsie Fallows, at a photo shoot publicity opportunity to celebrate the completion of the project and to acknowledge the grant sponsors who made the project possible. A Staffordshire Moorlands District […]

“Official Opening” Publicity Event

At 1pm on Friday 20 May 2016  representatives of the organisations that provided funding for the restoration have been invited to attend the pinfold for publicity photographs to be taken, so that their valued contributions can be recognised.   The funds for restoration came from:- A Staffordshire Moorlands District Council Moorlands Partnership Environmental Enhancement Grant. Heritage […]