For Services, please go to the Services 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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HOLNEST CHURCH

The Friends of Holnest Church will celebrate their second birthday in style on Saturday 23rd June, when they welcome the Theatre of Past Delights, led by local folk musician, Eddie Upton, to treat guests to an extravaganza of Edwardian entertainment in the idyllic setting of Holnest Church. The celebrations will begin with a BBQ and glass of fizz outside the church, where guests can enjoy a social occasion in the beautiful surroundings of the wildlife churchyard.

BBQ to be held from 5.45pm; performance to begin at 7pm. The event is free but donations will be warmly welcomed. Seating in the church is limited, so booking is essential. Please contact Graham on 01963 210632 or Luke on 07760 261056 to reserve a place.

 

 

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SUNDAY 24th JUNE 2018

 

11am

 

BENEFICE HOLY COMMUNION

 

Please join us for a special Eucharist to celebrate

 

the Reverend Tony Gilbert's 31st anniversary of ordination which will be held at

 

St Andrew's Church, Yetminster.

 

Tony will be joined by the Reverend Ned Kelly, the Reverend Richard Kirlew and

 

the Reverend John Summers. 

 

The SAS (St Andrew's Singers) will be joined by other singers from the Benefice.

 

Afterwards Tony and Nicola have invited everyone to a light lunch in the Jubilee Hall.

 

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Benefice Outing to Wells Cathedral: Thursday 28 June.

Join us on this wonderful lay initiative to visit one of the finest buildings in England.

Places on the trip will cost £18.60 per person, to include the coach fare and a discounted group tour of the cathedral. An optional tour of the Bishop’s Palace and Gardens will be available after lunch at a cost of £6.95 per person.

The coach will leave Thornford Village Hall at 9.15 am and we aim to be back by approximately 5pm.

Refreshments will be available to purchase at the cathedral café and the Bishop’s Palace, or you may wish to bring your own packed lunch.

Places are limited and bookings need to be made (with payment) by 7 June.

To obtain a booking form or further information, please contact Sheila North (01935 873354), Jane Akers (01935 872987) or John Summers (01935 872 414).

 

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BEER HACKETT 

Weekend of 7/8th July:

Choral Concert by Kathy Smyth & the Trinity Entertainers

The concert will begin at 7:30pm on Saturday 7th July in St Michael’s Church. 

The admission price of £10 will include a glass of wine/soft drink plus nibbles. Final details to follow.

For a poster, please click here.

Village Tea Party

From 2:00pm on Sunday 8th July in the Church & Grounds.

Building on our friendly format of sharing refreshments to the laid back accompanimentof the Wriggle Valley Jazz Band,

This year will see the introduction of new activities and competitions especially for families and children. Final details to follow.

Comfort note-Mobile toilets will in place for the whole weekend.

Our church service on Sunday 8th at 09:30 am will have a ‘Common Worship for All’ theme aimed at families & linked to the weekend’s celebrations.

We have assembled a choir to help us celebrate this special weekend.

Come and help us “raise the roof!”

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Event in aid of

St Andrew’s Yetminster Restoration Fund

( For a list of all the events this year please  click here  )

SATURDAY 7July 2018     7.30pm

THE GERRY COLVIN BAND

FOLK & COUNTRY CONCERT

St Andrew's Church, Yetminster DT9 6LG

entry £10 + refreshments

For further details of events

contact Pandy Brown c/o  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For enquiries about St Andrew’s Yetminster Restoration Fund

contact David Gould c/o  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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SATURDAY 14th JULY YETMINSTER COUNTRY FAIR!

 

Stalls, Cream Teas, Parades etc! 

The Church will be open and decorated with flowers.

The Irish Dancers will be performing there.

 

SUNDAY 15th JULY 

8am Holy Communion in the church.

10.30am PET SERVICE in the Marquee behind the White Hart Pub

led by the Reverend Tony Gilbert

 

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SATURDAY 14th JULY and SUNDAY 15th  JULY

LEIGH OPEN WEEKEND!

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13th LEIGH FOOD FAIR & VINTAGE/CLASSIC CAR DISPLAY

SATURDAY 21st JULY – LEIGH VILLAGE HALL, DT9 6HL

10AM – 4PM

Taste and buy some of the best food and drink on offer from local producers.

The Stallholders will include:- Alweston Jam and Chutney Empire,, Chocolate Arthouse, Cornish Pasties, Devon Fishcakes, Dorset Blue Viney, Dorset Sea Salt Co., Fussels Fine Foods, Grownup Marshmallows, James’s Cheeses, James’s Forager Spirit,Lavender Blue Food Company, Liberty Cakes, Little Groves Nursery, Meat Free Martha, Oxfords’ Bakery, Reads Coffee Roasters, Percy’s Bakery, Simply Sprinkle, Somerset Cider Brandy Co., Somerset Charcuterie, Sri Lanka Spices, Tim Hurren’s Icecream Trike, Unusual Pork Pie Co., White Post Gate Honey, Wraxall Wines, Wyld Meadow Farm, and Yarty Cordials.

A variety of interesting Vintage/Classic cars & motorbikes will be on display.

 

Barbecued Hamburgers & Sausages,Refreshments,Ice cream, Beer and Cider will be here! Entertainment includes children’s activities.

 

It will be opened by Katharine Wright of Dorset Food and Drink.

This is proving to be a very successful show, AND will, of course, be in our amazing Village Hall.

Please spread the word to your friends and relations – it really is a day NOT to be missed.

Proceeds go to Leigh Village Hall, The Hub, Yeovil and St Andrew’s Church, Leigh and other charities.

Adults £2, children under 15 Free

Contact: Elizabeth Turnbull on 01935 873846 or www.leighfoodfair.co.uk

 

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BEER HACKETT

Annual Wine & Cheese Party

For a poster please click here

Will be held again this year at Church Farm, Beer Hackett opposite the church on

Friday 3rd August at 6:30pm.

Tickets will be £5 as usual. This will be the 18th year of this popular event – not to be missed!

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The Beer Hackett to Batcombe

Bicycle Point to Point

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Saturday 11thAugust

A feat of skill, speed, stamina and hopefully map reading!
Entrance fee £10.00 (Proceeds to St Michael’s Church)

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Saturday 11th August

6pm BBQ at Westhayes Farm, Caundle Marsh

More info nearer the date.

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Event in aid of

St Andrew’s Yetminster Restoration Fund

( For a list of all the events this year please  click here  )

SATURDAY 15 September 2018  7.30pm

NORTH KOREA & OTHER TRAVELS:

TALK BY LOCAL AUTHOR RORY MACLEAN

Jubilee Hall Yetminster DT9 6LG

entry £10 +      refreshments available

For further details of events

contact Pandy Brown c/o  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For enquiries about St Andrew’s Yetminster Restoration Fund

contact David Gould c/o  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Event in aid of

St Andrew’s Yetminster Restoration Fund

( For a list of all the events this year please  click here  )

SATURDAY 20 October 2018    7.30pm

FILM NIGHT – THE ITALIAN JOB

Jubilee Hall Yetminster DT9 6LG

The classic 1969 comedy, with thanks to Moviola

Starring Michael Caine and Noel Coward

with Italian supper.

Cost tbc

For further details of events

contact Pandy Brown c/o  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For enquiries about St Andrew’s Yetminster Restoration Fund

contact David Gould c/o  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Event in aid of

St Andrew’s Yetminster Restoration Fund

( For a list of all the events this year please  click here  )

SATURDAY 2 November 2018    7.30pm

JOE BURT IN CONCERT

RETURN OF A ROCK’N’ROLL LEGEND

St Andrew’s Church Yetminster DT9 6LG

Entry £10 + refreshments

For further details of events

contact Pandy Brown c/o  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For enquiries about St Andrew’s Yetminster Restoration Fund

contact David Gould c/o  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.