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Harvest at St Andrew’s

A cornucopia of Harvest gifts. Well done, Kildwick CE Primary School! The school held their Harvest Collective Worship in church on Friday – in front of a packed church.  It was SO nice to see the place full again! They … Continue reading

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Still working…

… at the Great Opening As we continue to make the church buildings ready to welcome our visitors, we’re clearing away (maybe literally) tons of rubbish that has accumulated over the years. Old Fair “Roll-a-Penny” boards, decrepit coconut shy stands, … Continue reading

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Magazine October 2021

The October magazine is ready… In an autumnal edition, we have memories of bonfires and conkers alongside expeditions both local and far afield.  In an attempt to provide something for everybody, there’s even a Dreadful Joke. Read it here:  The … Continue reading

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The hunt is on…

The Church Council met with the Bishop, the Archdeacon, the Patron from Christchurch and the Deanery Lay Chair on Thursday to discuss the launch of our search for a new priest.  Among several encouraging things said, there were also helpful … Continue reading

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Tea and Toast Tuesday

We were so blessed to have the most beautiful sunny, warm day to host our first Tea and Toast morning on September 7th. People were able to sit outside or inside and enjoy the company, not just with people of … Continue reading

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Tea and Toast Time on Tuesday

St John’s is hosting Tea and Toast this Tuesday (and the first Tuesday in October) Pop in!

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Church Guides

We have some new church guides at St Andrew’s – and I don’t mean someone on a crowded street with a yellow umbrella! These are in preparation for the imminent opening of the church for visitors and, alongside the existing … Continue reading

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September Pinnacle

The September Pinnacle is now ready. We start with a letter from no less than our Archdeacon who looks ahead to what lies in store.  There are tales of child minding and table tennis; a gruesome story and reports of … Continue reading

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Scary moment

I have just sent off an application to the Cathedrals and Major Churches people for some serious funding. If it succeeds – if we can raise the £73,000 match funding – we can start to renew our failing roof. We … Continue reading

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A Jigsaw newsletter

People of St Andrew’s support the kid’s ministry, Jigsaw that works among slum-dwelling children in Manila.  We have welcome visits from our special link, Tim Lee – and they produce a regular newsletter. The latest one is available here

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