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[21 Feb 2018 | Leave a Comment | ]
Christian Aid Concert – St John’s Church Sunday 25th February

The talented pupils of Downe House School are putting on another of their excellent concerts,  the concert begins at 7.30 and there will be a retiring collection for Christian Aid – All welcome.

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[19 Jan 2018 | Leave a Comment | ]
Christian Aid Barn Dance – Saturday 3rd February

Do join us for another evening of music and dance on Saturday, 3rd February at 19.00 for 19.30 in St George’s Hall.  Tickets are £12 for adults and £6 for children, and are available, in advance, from David Oats on 01635 43380.  A light supper is included.

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[2 Jan 2018 | Leave a Comment | ]
Coffee Morning – 11th January at St Nic’s

St Nicolas’ Church is holding a charity coffee morning on Thursday, 11th January from 10.00 – 12.00.  They will be raising much needed funds for the Thames Valley Ataxia Group.  Do come along to St Nicolas Church Hall and support us.
If anyone can offer to make a cake, that would be wonderful.  Please speak to Margaret Smith for more details.

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[11 Dec 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
Community Christmas Notices…

Would you consider helping out at any of the following initiatives going on in Newbury this Christmas?
West Berkshire Homeless.  From 1st December until 28th February 2018 the Salvation Army Hall will be open to the homeless, and will provide 13 beds.  150 volunteers are needed in three shifts, and they are looking for donations to help employ a paid leader.  The shifts are morning from 06.00 – 08.00; evening from 19.30 – 22.15; night from 22.00 – 06.15.  Drivers are also needed.  For more details, or to sign up to volunteer, please see notice on the table at the back of the Church.
CTNA Christmas shop at The Kennet Centre – ‘Wrapped with love’ – Open Monday, …

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[10 Nov 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
Christmas Craft Afternoon – Wednesday 5th December

Back by popular demand!  An afternoon of Christmas crafts! 

Come and join us – make some tree decorations and learn how the art of napkin folding for the Christmas table.  Craft activities will be followed by a Christmas tea.
Wednesday 5th December 2017 in the Large Meeting Room at St. George’s Church at 2.30pm.
Please contact: pastoral@st-george-newbury.org for more information or to book a place.

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[30 Oct 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
Hospital Chaplaincy – volunteers needed

The Chaplaincy Team at West Berks Community Hospital are in need of a few more volunteers to help with the Sunday Service.  If you are interested, then please talk to The Revd. Becky, who has more details.

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[2 Oct 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
Homeless Shelter for Newbury – Can you help?

West Berkshire Homeless is appealing for volunteers.
From 1st December until 28th February 2018 the Salvation Army Hall in Newbury will be open to the homeless and will provide 13 beds.  In order to do this they will need some help.  They are looking for 150 volunteers in three shifts, and money to employ a paid leader.
The shifts are morning, 06.00 – 08.00, evening from 19.30 – 22.15 and night from 22.00 – 06.15.  Drivers are also needed.
For more details, or to sign up to volunteer, please see the notice on the table at the back of the Church.

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[8 Sep 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
Golden Jubilee Concert at St Francis de Sales – Sunday 24th September

As part of their jubilee celebrations our neighbours at St Francis de Sales are hosting  a performance by Harmonia Sacra – a  combined choir, with singers from St George’s, St Francis, and Wash Common’s Harmony choir.
Wine and other refreshments will be served during the interval, and it should be a very joyful  occasion.
The concert is at St Francis Church, Wash Common and starts at 6pm.
Tickets £10, concessions £8, family of 4  £15 are available at the door or in advance  from church office or from Helen Tuck

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[3 Aug 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
Christian Aid Flag Day – Saturday 19th August

Helpers are needed to collect donations at Newbury Retail Park for Christian Aid Flag Day.  Louise Funnel would very much like to hear from you if you are able to lend a hand with this.  Volunteers should speak to Louise or leave their contact details with the church office.

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[24 Jul 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
Christian Aid Coffee Morning – Thursday 3rd August

Join us for coffee and home made cake  at St Nicolas’ church in town from 9.30-11.30am on Thursday 3rd August. All proceeds go to support the work of Christian Aid.
All welcome.