Tags: All Saints Church
During the 9 months of the works the contractor used the grass verge in Rectory Lane by the north churchyard wall to park vehicles and rubbish skips. Unsurprisingly, given the heavy rainfall, this activity has turned this patch of verge, maintained by the Parish Council, into a sea of mud. We are going to restore his patch by levelling the patch again and re-seeding it with tough lawn seed containing... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 07:18 by Will Smith
A reminder that it is our Annual Parochial Church Meeting after the morning service this Sunday.
The event starts with the Vestry Meeting, which is the appointment of Churchwardens for the next 12 months. This is normally chaired by the Rector, as we currently have a vacancy I have volunteered to this, it will then be followed by the APCM which Bridget will chair.
There are currently two nominations... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 31 Mar 2017 16:39 by Will Smith
Regretfully, I have to announce that Rev.Charles Jefferson will no longer be with us as from March as he will be moving to a new Parish. He will be conducting his last service in the Benefice on Sunday, 29th January at Marston St Lawrence and I'm sure he will be pleased to see you there.
Any queries you may have regarding All Saints will be dealt with by either Claire Wilks, Secretary to PCC, or you... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:03 by Will Smith
Following on from the very popular series of Roadshows in 2014 I would like to invite you warmly to another one next year. I am planning to hold four Roadshows throughout the diocese next year and I would very much hope that you can come to one of them.
I believe that God cares passionately about his church and that he wants it to be alive and joyful; to grow and flourish. The purpose of... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Jan 2017 14:43 by Will Smith
Our village choir, the Middleton Cheney Singers, will be presenting a concert on Wednesday 9 November at 7.30pm in All Saints Church. The concert will include lots of favourites, including some traditionally sung at the Last Night of the Proms. Tickets £5.00 (concessions £3) available from members of the choir, the village Library, or payment on the door. Proceeds to be shared between the... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 30 Oct 2016 16:26 by Will Smith
Many thanks for the many donations made to the Banbury based volunteer Calais Mission to take emergency medical aid to refugees in Calais. The village response was fantastic, the local midwife organisers were very surprised and touched when we passed the donations on at the beginning of the week. The plan is to take emergency supplies and 5 days of help with first aid and medical treatment to the women... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Feb 2016 20:51 by Will Smith
The Banbury Guardian ran a story, in its 4 February edition, about a group of largely local midwives, obstetricians and gynaecologists who are appealing for support for a mission to Calais, to provide support and emergency medical care to women refugees in the 'jungle'. They are leaving on 29 February for 5 days and will work through a voluntary organisation already working in the camp. All Saints... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2016 14:15 by Will Smith