Anyone for Croquet?

 The annual  Inter-parish Croquet Tournament will be held on Saturday 25 May at 2.00pm, at Eardisley Tennis and Croquet Club.

Churches in the parish can enter teams of two people and any number of teams can be accommodated, with a maximum of eight teams on the croquet pitch at any one time.

Cost of entry is £5.00 per person and a cream tea can be provided for an extra £3.50 per person.

The croquet club is with the tennis club in Eardisley, post code HR3 6NS. There is a signpost in the village. The club is behind Phoenix Car Restoration and you have to drive through that yard to get to the it. Read more...

Update on temporary closure of St Mary’s, Staunton-on-Wye

This update follows our post on 26 October where it was stated, “Following a fall of plaster from the roof of St Mary’s Church, Staunton-on-Wye, and the safety concerns that raises, the church is now temporarily closed and unavailable for services pending an architect’s inspection.”

At Monday’s PCC meeting it was decided that until the building repairs could be undertaken, Staunton parishioners would join with services at St John the Baptist, Letton on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month. The Staunton Carol Service (Sunday 16 December, 5.30pm) and Crib Service (Christmas Eve, 4.00pm) will take place in the Village Hall. Read more...