The first concert of the new season of Charity concerts at Padiham Unitarian Chapel got off to a resounding start with the Ranting Lads.

Under the leadership of Danny O’Kane the large audience were treated to nonstop Irish Folk music  which enthralled the folks present.

Before the concert the High Sheriff The Hon Ralph Assehton presented N W Air Ambulance with a cheque for £750 from part of the previous season’s proceeds.

Picture shows Barry Brown organiser, Freda Whittle from NW Air Ambulance, the High Sheriff, Maureen Brown (helper) and Robert Foreman from the Chapel.

The next Concert by the Rossendale Scout Brass Band will take place at 7.30pm on 9th November.. Further details from 01282 773336 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.