Category Archive: News

Parish Electoral Roll – Review

If you are a regular attender at our churches, is your name on our churches’ Electoral Roll?  This is the basic list which every parish has, of all those entitled to vote on elections within the Church of England. You need to be aged 16 or over and you must either reside in the relevant …

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Do you love cleaning?

Do you love cleaning? Could you help to keep the House of God clean in His honour and for the benefit of His family? Volunteers are needed to offer 2 hours per year – or more if you want to – to help keep St Andrew’s Church clean. We have lost some members who were …

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Armistice Day Centenary

Perhaps you like knitting or crocheting? Do you know what “yarn-bombing” is? It is the activity of covering structures in public places with sewn, knitted or crocheted material as a form of street art. For the centenary of the end of the First World War, it is planned to “yarn-bomb” the War Memorial and railings …

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Year of Prayer 2018

2018 has been designated as the ‘Year of Prayer’. This is a Diocesan initiative to help us to develop and deepen the life of prayer and spirituality within the Diocese with a particular emphasis on building bridges between our personal and corporate prayer, thus enabling us better to pray our worship.   Throughout the year a programme …

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Do you have a relative buried at St Andrew’s?

Our churchyard, which is still in use, contains several notable memorials (see: History). If you have a connection with any of the people laid to rest in the churchyard, we would love to make contact with you. We are keen to know more about those who are buried there and this is so much easier …

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