Samaritans Purse: Operation Christmas Child
We are supporting this project again this year. Its a simple idea to bring joy to a child at Christmas who might otherwise have nothing. Cover a shoe box with Christmas paper and then fill it with gifts for a child, there are 3 age bands to choose from, then bring it to the shop or the church for onward shipping. Closing date is the 17th November 2018. More details in both venues or online at www.samaritans-purse.org.uk/what-we-do/operation-christmas-child Thank you.
We are holding a coffee morning in St Andrew’s Church on Saturday 1st September at 10.00 am. There will be homemade cakes, raffle and a Bring & Buy stall along with tea, coffee & biscuits.
Do come along to this event raising funds for our Christmas Tree Festival. The last 2 mornings have been great fun, with a friendly community feel so whether on holiday or a local a warm welcome awaits!
Salmon Lunch update
Great news : this event raised £670. Many many thanks to all our sponsors, people who donated salads and puddings and those who came along to enjoy the lunch.
Grateful thanks to Mary Rothery who did the catering for us, a truly scrumptious meal. A marvelous community event which was well supported and the village hall committee went above and beyond … thank you all …. especially the washer uppers!
Sunday 17th June 12.30 for 1.00 in the Village Hall, raffle and bar.
Candlemas Service on 4th February
A lovely service with a full Choir and Andrew playing the organ, a candlelit procession to the font, the Church looking beautiful decorated with snowdrops and candles. Followed with light refreshments.
Christmas Tree Festival 8th – 11th December 2017
Did you come along and see our lovely Christmas Trees, 22 in all? A couple of photos in case you missed it.
Our Christmas Fair was held on Sunday 3rd December. Bar, BBQ, Mulled wine, many stalls including the famous Stokeinteignhead produced pickles, chutneys and jams, tea/ coffees & light refreshments all helped to raise a huge £1,900 on the day. This will be put towards repairing the listed table tombs.
A very popular Benefice service on the 29th October finished with a Bring & Share lunch. This picture shows everyone tucking in to the buffet.
Harvest Festival October 2017
We are pleased to say that the Lunch on Sunday 8th October and the Auction in the Church House Inn on Monday 9th October raised £586 for Rowcroft Hospice. Thank you to all who supported these events, either by attending or donating produce.
Church Clean 2nd September 2017
Please come along and help us on Saturday at 10.00 am or anytime after that you can make. Chocolate biscuits and coffee will be served.
Welcome to the new St Andrew’s Church web page
Welcome to our new web page where we hope you will be able to find out all the information you need about this lovely church, the services held here and events run.
This is our first attempt and feedback it always welcome so do please contact the church wardens or the rector with any comments.