Informal Congregational Meeting 4th October 2020

We will not have a formal annual church meeting this year. However legally churchwardens need to be sworn in every year. So this year, I have delegated authority from the Archdeacon to do this, and will do so on Sunday 4th October before the blessing at the end of the...
Patronal Festival 13th September 2020

Patronal Festival 13th September 2020

On 13th September, we have our Patronal Festival Service at 10am, when we remember St Mary and give thanks annually for the life of our parish. This year I am pleased we will have as our guest preacher Revd Canon James Milne, who is the Canon Precentor at St Paul’s...
Annual Report for Kitson Hall

Annual Report for Kitson Hall

Kitson Hall Hirings, community and church use                                                            Our 3 biggest hirers by far are still Clifford Dance Studios, Ark Nursery, and Pedal Project (cycle training for children) between them producing roughly 50% of...
Lockdown Reflections

Lockdown Reflections

Learning from Lockdown – Julie Smith Reflection At the beginning of 2020, I was very excited to become more heavily involved with the Youth Ministry at St Mary’s and our plans were all in place to relaunch the teen youth club and several other new initiatives. Then...