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St Mary’s Church, Easton: Development Meeting

There will be a meeting to present our plans for the extension of St Mary’s tomorrow evening at 7.30pm in the church.  Everyone is welcome and encouraged to come along.

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Prayers for HM Queen Elizabeth

Our Churches will be open tomorrow for private prayer for HM Queen Elizabeth. Dear God, our Father, We are thankful this day for the blessings and mercies that You bestow on us. We remember at this time Her Majesty The … Continue reading

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The Last Few Weeks – Revd Peter

A big “Thank You” to all those who have been involved in some of our recent church events: to Simon Ffennell and Sarah Noble, for helping things to go so smoothly for the baptism of Jonathan & Francesca Steadman’s son, … Continue reading

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Garden Coffee Morning – this Saturday

Sally and David Parker are kindly hosting a coffee morning in their garden at Abbey Cottage, Rectory Lane, Itchen Abbas on Saturday 23 April from 10.30am – 12.30pm Everyone is welcome, please let Beccy know if you are able to … Continue reading

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Garden Coffee Morning – Saturday 23 April

Sally and David Parker are kindly hosting a coffee morning in their garden on Saturday 23 April from 10.30am – 12.30pm. Everyone is welcome, please let Beccy know if you are able to make a cake to be served on … Continue reading

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Friday’s Post – Revd Peter

… “Prepare the way for the Lord” (Mark 1:2) Please join us for one of our two services on Passion Sunday: either for our 08.00am Book of Common Prayer Service at St Mary’s, Avington, or for our 10.00am All Age … Continue reading

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“On The Way” Cafe on SATURDAY 26th March at Martyr Worthy Village Hall

A little reminder about the cafe on Saturday – do come and join us if you are able.  You are all so welcome. Nicky and Lucy

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“On The Way” Cafe on SATURDAY 26th March at Martyr Worthy Village Hall

You may be interested to hear that we had our first pop-up cafe of 2022 last month for the village, purposefully keeping it small to see how we would fair in the changeable February weather and with Covid still circling. … Continue reading

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Ukrainian Families Sponsorship Scheme

The Itchen Valley Parish is co-ordinating a sponsorship scheme to help and support people in the Valley who may be able to provide accommodation for Ukrainian families. We are registered with the Sanctuary Foundation and we will be having a … Continue reading

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St John’s Church Car Park Closed

For those attending the 10am service tomorrow at St John’s, Itchen Abbas – please note that due to the heavy rain we have had to close the Church field for parking but there should be space along the road or … Continue reading

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Supporting those who are struggling this Christmas – Elaine Labram

For some people who have been bereaved in the very difficult circumstances of the past two years, Christmas may be a very hard time. If you or someone close to you is suffering at this time, do look at at … Continue reading

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“On The Way” Cafe 

Just a short update about our Community Cafe in Martyr Worthy.  We enjoyed our final one before Christmas on the 19th November.  Despite it being a cold, drizzly day we had a good supportive turn out and much jolliness was … Continue reading

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“On The Way” Cafe This Friday 5th November at Martyr Worthy Village Hall

You may be interested to hear that the cafe continues to be popular and we have had many friends and neighbours from all over the parish come to enjoy it’s delights.  When the sun shines, even if a little chilly, … Continue reading

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All Saints Day – Revd Peter

I learnt this week that the custom of celebrating All Saints Day on the first day of November was first developed by Christians in the British Isles at some point in the 9th century (and only later adopted by the … Continue reading

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Martyr Worthy’s own cafe, “On The Way”

As some of you will know a few of us in Martyr Worthy have started a community cafe in the Village Hall.  It began as a pop-up cafe to encourage everyone in the village to gather together after lockdown to … Continue reading

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