News & Future Events
Forthcoming Dates and Special Services
14 February - Ash Wednesday
11 March - Mothering Sunday (Book sale - Books may be brought from Feb 25th)
18 March - Book sale (continued)
25 March - Palm Sunday
29 March - Maundy Thursday
30 March - Good Friday
1 April - Easter Day
15 April - Annual General meeting
10 May - Ascension day service followed by yearly Picnic
20 May - Pentecost
15, 22, 29 July, 5, 12 August - Summer teas ?
15 September - Castle Fair
4-6 October - Archdeaconry Synod
14 October - Harvest Festival
4 November - All Saints / All Souls
11 November - Remembrance Sunday (100 years)
16 December - Nine Lessons and Carols
24 December - Eucharist of Christmas Midnight
Diocese of Europe finances update.
Bishop Robert and Bishop David have made a video to detail the new financial plan to address our current operating deficit and strengthen some major functions of the diocese. In it the Bishops explain how the Diocese is running at a deficit, plus we are under-resourced and under-powered. In addition, we have quite high levels of reserves which we should be using more responsibly. In October Bishop's Council agreed a way forward that envisages a new financial future for our Diocese.
Brexit Negotiations: The State of Play - January 18, 2018
Many people in our diocese are worried about the implications of Brexit. The purpose of this blog is to set out where negotiations have got to in regard to Citizens Rights – the area that most affects individual British people living in the EU. More .......
Items are now being collected on a permanent basis for the food bank in Goor. There is a large plastic box in the hut where you can put items of non-perishable food. The plan is to take the box to the food bank about once a month or more frequently depending on how quickly it is filled.
Bishop Robert's Easter message 2017
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, “Purity of heart .... More ....
Bishop Robert's Pastoral letter on Brexit (July 1st 2016).
Complete letter is accessible on our webpage see: More .......