Tuesday 26th        11 am      Presanctified Mass

 Wednesday 27th   8.30 am  Said Mass

Thursday 28th       9.30 am  Said Mass

                                 Fellowship and coffee in the Vestry

                             7.30 pm  Rosary Prayer Group

Friday 29th            9 am       Presanctified Mass

Sunday 1st           10 am      Parish Mass – Dedication

                                Fellowship in Coffee Bar


Greek Night – has been postponed to next year.

Cell of Our Lady of Walsingham – meets at St. Margaret’s on

3rd October at 7.30 pm. All welcome.             

Church Cleaning – 14th October at 9.30 am. If you can spare an hour or two to help make our lovely Church sparkle – please do come and join us.

We will also need to give the Vicarage a final clean before Fr David moves in.

Confirmation – Kirsty and Rikki are being confirmed by Bishop Norman on Wednesday 18th October at 7.00 pm. Please put this date in your diary. As their Church family it would lovely for them to be supported on this very special evening.

 Fr David’s First Sunday Mass – will be on 19th November at 10 am. We will then follow with a shared lunch in the hall. A list of food will be at the back of the Church next week. Please sign up for a contribution. We do ask that food is delivered to the hall cooked (if needed) and on plates ready to be served.

Christmas Marketit’s fast approaching and plans are under way. If you would like to help run a stall or contribute in any way please let one of the fundraising committee know. Donations of raffle prizes, bottles, sweets, and cakes (on the day) will be gratefully received. The Christmas Hamper raffle list will be at the back of Church next week, if you would like to make a contribution please add your name.

Rosary Prayer GroupWe next meet on Thursday, 28th September at 7.30 pm. All are welcome. If you have a prayer request please pass it to one of the Church Wardens.

 One Stop Coffee Shop – Tuesday Morning 8.30 am to 10.30 am.

Please support our team of volunteers if you can. This is a great outreach opportunity. If you can bring a friend or more please do.

 Dedicationwill be celebrated next Sunday with a 10 am Combined Service. (There will be no 8 am Mass).


Dates for your Diary:

18th October – Confirmation

11th November – Christmas Market workshop 10.15am

16th November – Fr David’s Licensing Service

17th November – Preparations for Christmas Market 1 pm onwards

18th November – Christmas Market

19th November – Fr David’s First Parish Mass. Shared lunch afterwards

14th April – Yardham Folk Orchestra Concert at St. Margaret’s Church


Those in Need of our Prayers:

Noel Searle, Gail, Jeanne Stroud, Barbara, Tony,

Fr Richard & Christine Law, Rebecca,

Christine Purnell, Marie, Gabrielle, Jo Forrester, Shirley Williams, Irene, Cicely, Ruth, Julia, Sue,

John Eggleton, Paul Whittingham, Geoffrey Mills, Mary Conroy, Jean Crowe, Reg Smith, Stan,

Jenny Sheldon, Caroline, Alan Anderson, Barbara, Canon Paul Tongue, Phi, Carla, Dwight,

                                Amanda and Bob Southward.

Those Recently Departed:

Hettie, Bob Hillman


Those Whose Anniversary of Death occurs in the Coming Week:

September 24th    Albert Silverton, Mildred Chappell, Roy Whitby

September 25th    Elsie Kenworthy, Louisa Scott

September 26th    Peggy Power, Alice Weaver

September 27th  Ernest Shaw, George Mudge, Daisy Mudge

September 28th  Winifred Dalwood

September 29th  Frederick County, John Arnol Davis, Emily Nunn,

                                      Frank Adams, Edward Bryan, Len Redding,

                                      Madge Grellier, Muriel Moon

September 30th  Robert Andrews, Rosa Toffa,





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