We are going ahead with this year’s Christmas lights. We would like your designs!

For 2020 we are reflecting on the past year, so please come up with a design related to your experiences over this period. This can be light hearted, serious, humorous, thoughtful – whatever you like.  

Please find here an application form, this can be dropped off at the chief light makers house at 14 Mount Road Marsden.

To be held in The Lib tonight at 8pm till 9pm – Monday the 20th of July


  • Autumn Grant Application
  • Tenterpost Project
  • 2020 Christmas Lights
  • Lockdown  Considerations

The meeting minutes can be found here: MCA meeting 20_07_20 Minutes

To be held in the Riverhead tonight – Wednesday the 5th of Feb. 7:30pm till 8:30pm.


  • Update from the Christmas lights 2019
    ● Notice Boards
    ● Community storage update
    ● Finances
    ● AOB

Please find here the minutes from the meeting: MCA meeting 05_02_20

Held in the Riverhead on Wednesday the 18th of September 8pm till 9pm. The minutes can be found here –Minutes 18_09

Annual General Meeting.  All Marsden residents are invited.

Monday 3rd of June – 8pm to 9pm Marsden Mechanics Hall – Downstairs Meeting Room


  • Minutes from the last AGM
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Chairman’s Report
  • Changes to the Constitution
  • Election of Officers
  • Priorities for 2019

Here are the minutes taken at the meeting – Minutes

For 2018’s Christmas lights we would like unusual plants. These can be real plants or fantasy ones, your designs will be made up by our team and found growing on Peel Street over Christmas.

Draw your design using the form found here or use a plain piece of A4 paper. The designs need to be handed in at Marsden Library or dropped off at school during November (the earlier in the month the better).  We love designs from adults as well as children.

Monday 10th September – 8:30pm – Riverhead


  • Autumn Cuckoo’s Nest grant application
  • Cuckoo’s Nest shop tennancy
  • Community storage completion tasks
  • Community storage completion party planning
  • 2018 Christmas lights ideas
  • Noticeboards

The meetings are informal and relaxed. All residents of Marsden are welcome to contribute ideas for future work for the MCA at the quarterly meetings.

Annual General Meeting.  All Marsden residents are invited.

Thursday 31st May 2018 – 8pm to 9pm Marsden Mechanics Hall – meeting room

We are looking for new committee members for 2018 to help raise the profile of the MCA


  • Minutes from the last AGM
  • Treasurers Report
  • Chairmans Report
  • Election of Officers
  • Priorities for 2018

The poster can be found for download here : MCA-AGM-2018