Thursday, 21 June 2018

Ordinations

THE Wargrave curate is to become a priest. Rev Hugh Barne, who has served as a deacon at St Mary’s Church in the village for a year, ...

 

Crowds flock to church fete

Crowds flock to church fete

MORE than people 400 attended the summer fete at St Leonard’s Church in Watlington. Attractions included numerous stalls selling cakes,...

 

Lay minister retires after 60 years of service to church

Lay minister retires after 60 years of service to church

A LAY minister has retired after 60 years of service to the church. Morris Clegg, 88, took part in a special evensong at All Saints’ ...

 

Final service

A CHURCH service will be held to mark the retirement of Morris Clegg, licensed lay minister for Peppard, Kidmore End and Sonning ...

 

Bingo bonus

A BINGO night in aid of St John’s Church in Stoke Row raised £340.

 

New church annexe taking shape

New church annexe taking shape

THE outer shell of a new £400,000 annexe at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave has been completed. Roof timbers will now be installed, while ...

 

St Mary’s annexe going up

- next stage of construction work on a £400,000 annexe at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave has begun. The foundations were laid earlier ...

 

Prayer day

ST Thomas’s Church in Goring is to hold a day of prayer on May 19 from 8am to 4pm. There will be several “prayer stations”, each with ...

 

Hundreds at service of remembrance

Hundreds at service of remembrance

HUNDREDS of people attended the annual service of remembrance organised by funeral directors A B Walker at Reading Minster. The ...

 

I bought you a gift, darling... it’s a 152kg steel church bell

I bought you a gift, darling... it’s a 152kg steel church bell

A SIXTH bell has been added to Turville church after a parishioner paid for it as a gift to his wife. Mike Spracklen also made the ...

 

Wine tasting

A WINE tasting evening will be held at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave next Friday (April 27) at 8pm. Wine expert and auctioneer Anthony ...

 

Cleaners plea

VOLUNTEERS are needed to tidy up St Mary’s churchyard in Whitchurch tomorrow (Saturday). Meet at 10am with suitable tools. Hot drinks ...

 

Remembering

A SERVICE of remembrance for the bereaved will be held at St Mary the Virgin, St Mary’s Butt’s, Reading, on Sunday at 5pm. Organised ...

 

Donkeys join walk on Palm Sunday

Donkeys join walk on Palm Sunday

TWO donkeys walked from Mapledurham to Lower Caversham to mark Palm Sunday. Buffy and Solomon were joined by the Rt Rev Andrew Proud, ...

 

New music festival

A MUSIC festival will be held in Wargrave to help pay for a new £400,000 church annexe. The Not the Wargrave Festival concert will be ...

 

Donkeys in procession

TWO donkeys joined a procession fron Mapledurham to Lower Caversham to mark Palm Sunday. Buffy and Solomon were joined by the Rt Rev ...

 

Volunteers clean church with brushes and beeswax

Volunteers clean church with brushes and beeswax

MORE than 20 people spent Saturday morning cleaning St Mary’s Church in Wargrave. The volunteers were split into two teams, one using ...

 

Prayers move

THE Peppard and district World Women’s Day of Prayer service has been rearranged after the snow earlier this month. It was due to take ...

 

Mowers plea

VOLUNTEERS are needed to mow the grass at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave. There are currently five teams of mowers who each spend two ...

 

Prayer day

A CHURCH service will take place tonight (Friday) as part of woman's world day of prayer. The service will be at St Michael’s Church ...

 

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