An autographed copy of Michael Tavinor’s book ‘Saints and Sinners of the Marches’ was sent to Hans and Doris Moerman as a gift for their many years of hard work on Pilgrim. They sent this heartfelt response. “What an enormous surprise! Is that package really for us? Then, realizing it was, we were both moved … [Read more…]
A congregation of canines filled the Cotterell chapel and sat reverently for the start of a service of blessing in St John’s, Byford, on Sunday, Sept 30, which is the nearest Sunday to St Francis’ Day. Those owners not brought by their dogs had pictures of cats, chickens, gerbils, images on tablets and ‘phones – … [Read more…]
The Lay Clerks of Hereford Cathedral are an outstanding male voice ensemble. They sing in the a capella tradition of church music and on Saturday 13 October, at 7.30pm in Weobley Parish Church, they will take you on a whistle-stop tour through seven centuries of secular and sacred music, international folk-songs and close harmony arrangements. … [Read more…]
We enjoyed a fabulous Harvest Festival at Staunton on Wye on 9 September. Thanks to all who prepared the church and refreshments; our bell ringers; the Staunton Community Choir and preacher, Rev Charles Overton. Part of the collection will go to Borderlands Rural Chaplaincy who provide support to our local farmers. Here are some photos … [Read more…]
Following the lovely Harvest Festival Service at St Mary Staunton-on-Wye, earlier in September, here are the dates and times for the rest of the Harvest services this year. Letton: 16 September at 11:00 – followed by a light lunch Monnington-on-Wye: 23 September at … [Read more…]
Don’t forget to come along, and bring your friends, to Weobley Parish Church Coffee Morning next Tuesday 11th September, 10.30am – 12.00 noon. Tea, coffee and cakes and an opportunity to catch up with friends, family and neighbours.
Kinnersley & District Parish Community Lunch (Kinnersley, Letton, Norton Canon & Sarnesfield) The September Parish Community Lunch will be at THE KINNERSLEY ARMS on THURSDAY 20 September at 12:15 for 12:30 SHARP. Cost will be £6.00 for Main Course, £3.00 for Starter or Dessert. Tea or Coffee are complimentary. Are you new to Kinnersley or Norton Canon and the wider parish? If so, … [Read more…]
For August only the “Kinnersley & District Parish Community Lunch” – includes Kinnersley, Letton, Norton Canon and Sarnesfield – features an Evening Bar-B-Q at The Kinnersley Arms on Thursday 16 August at 6.30pm. Cost will be £8.00 for a burger or sausage in a bun, selection of salads, and a frozen dessert. Veggie option available, … [Read more…]
The Parochial Church Council of St Mary, Staunton-on-Wye adopted the following resolution at its meeting on 14 May 2018. Inclusive Church “We believe in Inclusive Church – church which does not discriminate, on any level, on grounds of economic power, gender, mental health, physical ability, ethnicity, race, marital status or sexuality. We believe in Church … [Read more…]
Over the next few months there is the opportunity to join us for tea, coffee, cakes and a chat on the second Tuesday of each month, 10.30am until 12 noon. There will also be a small sales table. Everyone is welcome to come along and please bring your friends, family and neighbours. Dates for your … [Read more…]
The Very Revd Michael Tavinor, Dean of Hereford Cathedral, warmly invites members of our Group of Parishes to attend a special service of Choral Evensong for the Kington and Weobley Deanery in the Cathdedral on Sunday 8th July at 3.30pm. The service will be followed by refreshments.