Icons and Heroes The death last year of Alan Rickman meant the loss to the entertainment industry of one of its finest and most versatile modern actors. From roles such as the Sheriff of Nottingham in the otherwise awful ‘Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves’ (“Locksley, Iâ€™m going to cut your heart out with a spoon!”), […]
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This week Stanley Bear Club said goodbye to 10 members moving on to Big School. Good luck in the future from all your friends. It was also party time with food and games, the farmers in the den, musical bumps and old MacDonald’s farm. What a lot of folk there were to join us! Starting […]
Our annual ‘bring and share’ parish picnic takes place on Sunday 2nd July, following All-Age Worship. We are being hosted once again this year by Tower College, and all are welcome to attend. There will be a bouncy castle for the younger ones, and plenty of food and good company for all. Tower College is […]
Due a lack of participating homes, this year’s ‘Garden Trail’ event, scheduled for the weekend of 15th & 16th July, has had to be cancelled.
Ballots and Bombs We live in an uncertain world and, tragically, it always has been. The events of the night of Monday 22nd May 2017, at which 22 mainly young people were killed after watching an Ariane Grande concert, will be fresh in the minds of many. Coming as it did in the middle of […]
Well, despite the horrible weather, and an official cancellation, around 30 kind volunteers turned out on Saturday 10th June to help clean and tidy the church – inside and out! Fortified with bacon butties, an excellent day’s work was undertaken!
During the summer, we are looking at the Bible – what it is, where it came from and how it is put together. Join us for all-age worship, fellowship, crafts and teaching as we consider the Prophets, Creation, the role of Moses in the story of God’s people, and other subjects. 10.30am on the 2nd, […]
We will be holding the next Churchyard Tidy event on Saturday 10th June, from about 9.30am. The response to our last event in January was incredible, and many people have commented that the churchyard has not looked so good in years as a result. If you can spare a couple of hours, why not come […]
Join us on Sunday 21st May, as we welcome the Coordinator of St Helens Street Pastors, Debbie Williams. As a theme for the day, we will be looking back at the story of the early Church in Acts, and thinking about how we can serve God in the things we do. Why not find out […]
Choices, choices Just when you thought it was safe to visit your local community centre, somebody puts up the polling booths again! With a General Election in 2015, and then the enormously divisive EU Referendum in 2016, the past couple of years have been anything but quiet on the political front, and it may have […]