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please go to their website on the Links page.
 
 
 
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Announcement:
 
 

ST HIPPOLYTUS CHURCH, RYME INTRINSECA

TEXTILE RECYCLING

All clean/wearable clothes,bags,belts,hats & shoes (tied together) most welcome. Towels,blankets, bedlinen & soft toys too , but please NO Duvets,pillows,curtains or pieces of material. NO RAGS.

Please leave in bags in church porch where they will be collected daily or call Gilly Wilson 01935 872 982 if you need other help.

 
 

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BENEFICE

Meditative Eucharists for Advent

St Andrew's Church, Leigh

Thursday 14th December, 21st December

11.15am

John Summers will lead four midweek meditative eucharists over the course of Advent, taking as their theme the wonderful “O Antiphons” which praise the coming Christ. 

Plenty of music, readings, and silence, with refreshments to follow. 

All are very welcome at this series of reflections on the coming incarnation. 

 

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GLANVILLES WOOTTON VILLAGE HALL

 

 

FRIDAY 15th DECEMBER 8pm - 11.30pm

 

 

DANCE

 

 

Old-Time, Ballroom, Sequence

 

with a Christmas theme.

 

 

Bring and Share Supper.    Admission £5.      Raffle.

 

 

Soft drinks and Tea and Coffee provided.

 

 

Music by Elaine on a keyboard.

 

Proceeds to Glanvilles Wootton Church

 

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Please join us for

 

Yetminster carol poster 2017

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BENEFICE

 

Meditative Eucharists for Advent

 

St Andrew's Church, Leigh

Thursday 21st December

11.15am

 

John Summers will lead four midweek meditative eucharists over the course of Advent, taking as their theme the wonderful “O Antiphons” which praise the coming Christ. 

Plenty of music, readings, and silence, with refreshments to follow. 

All are very welcome at this series of reflections on the coming incarnation. 

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CAROL  SERVICE

 

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 St Michael’s Beer Hackett

 Thursday 21st December at 6:30 pm

Our service of six carols and lessons this year will have a special

traditionally Dorset theme.

We will be joined by Eddie Upton and singers from Folk South West.

You are warmly invited to come and share the wonder and joy of Christmas with

friends and neighbours.

Followed by festive drinks and edibles

 

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Fieri Consort

The Fieri Consort

 

 

ST ANDREW'S CHURCH, YETMINSTER

 

Friday 22 December, 7.30pm

 

Concert: 'A Crown of Roses'

 

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The Fieri Consort explores depictions of Mary in folk and polyphonic music, presenting Christmas music by composers from Praetorius to Rutter, with arrangements of some of Europe's best-loved traditional carols alongside intricate polyphony.

 

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FOLKE CHURCH

CHRISTMAS EVE

24th DECEMBER 3pm

We welcome everyone to the

CAROL SERVICE at FOLKE CHURCH

A family service with Readings, Carols and Nativity

Everyone welcome to stay after the service for mince pies, mulled wine and soft drinks.

The collection this year is for

SHERBORNE DEANERY RURAL CHAPLAINCY

BENEFICE EVENT

21st January 2018  HOLWELL RECTORY 11.00 - 4.30

 

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BRADFORD ABBAS CHURCH

SUNDAY 7th JANUARY 2018 at 5.30pm 

A sequence of music and readings for the feast of the Epiphany

Join us in welcoming the wonderful Barn Choir back to the Benefice, after their visit to sing evensong at Chetnole in September. On Sunday 7 January coming they will perform a sequence of music and readings on the theme of Epiphany, commemorating the visit of the Magi to the infant Jesus. Entry is free and refreshments will be served afterwards.

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After Christmas blues?

 

Do you long for warm summer days,

cream teas and cake?

 

Come and join us

for one day only

 

The Rectory Tea Room,

Holwell

 

Sunday 21st January 2018

  11am to 4.30pm

 

Shorts/Summer dresses preferable, but optional

Enquiries 01963 23570

Donations                                    Raffle

Proceeds to Benefice funds.

 

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SATURDAY 3rd FEBRUARY 2018  8 am

MEN'S BREAKFAST AT FOLK GOLF CLUB

 

details to come

For your diary, future dates of Breakfasts are:- April 7th., June 2nd. 

 

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PRELIMINARY NOTICE!

 

BEER HACKETT CHURCH

 

SATURDAY 24th FEBRUARY 5:30 for 6pm

 

SAMANTHA MUIR AND LARA TAYLOR

will be giving a concert 

 

"A CELEBRATION OF THE GUITAR"

 

ADMISSION £10 ADULTS, £5 CHILDREN

WHICH WILL INCLUDE REFRESHMENTS.

 

TICKETS ON SALE AT THE DOOR.

 

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SATURDAY 7th APRIL 2018  8 am

MEN'S BREAKFAST AT FOLK GOLF CLUB

details to come

For your diary, future dates of Breakfasts are:- June 2nd. 

 

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SATURDAY 2nd JUNE 2018  8 am

MEN'S BREAKFAST AT FOLK GOLF CLUB

details to come

 

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