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Rev Jane Stephenson


Sunday service times vary (check church rotas) but are often at:

9.45   Tilston St Mary's

11.15  Shocklach St Edith's





Rev Jane Stephenson at St Mary's Church, Tilston

News update:

1.  Garden Fete.  Many, many thanks to all who helped to make the fete such a happy and successful day.  Particular thanks to Robert and Janet Bostock for providing a superb venue.  We raised over £3,750 for the two churches.

2.  'COUNT ME IN' - HOLIDAY CLUB FOR 5-11 year olds.  Monday-Wednesday: 25-27 July at Shocklach School.  Songs, stories, games, crafts and splats!.  £1.00 a day for refreshments.  Contact Chris Gilbert for details - 01948 820362

3.  SHOCKLACH RUSHBEARING - 6 and 7 August.  Flower Festival: 'The Queen at 90' - Saturday and Sunday from 10.00am to 6.00pm.  'Dressed' Church and Churchyard.  Holy Communion at 11.15am on Sunday.  Outdoor Memorial Service at 6.30pm.  Click 'St Edith's Special Events for details and a history of the Rushbearing tradition.

4.  TILSTON RUSHBEARING AND WAKES - 26, 27 and 28 August.  St Mary's Church open and decorated with flowers - Friday and Saturday 26 and 27 August.  Service on the Playing Field to open the Wakes - 12.00 noon Sunday 28 August.  Memorial Service in St Mary's - 6.30pm (after the Wakes) on Sunday 28 August.

5.  BOTTLES NEEDED for Bottle Stall at Tilston Wakes.  Donations please to Rev Jane.

6.  'AUTUMN LEAVES' Concert in St Mary's presented by Tilston Band and Friends.  7.00pm on Friday 21 October.  Watch out for more details.

Last Updated (Thursday, 21 July 2016 14:13)

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