Littlebourne Benefice


    What's On

    Bell-ringing

    Monday           6-30pm         Bell-ringing  Littlebourne

    Thursday         7.30pm         Bell-ringing  Wickhambreaux

    Come and visit or perhaps come and try !! Training provided. Not hard work, but good for stretching and general exercise.


    St Mary's / Red Lion PUB QUIZ
    Our Autumn series of quizzes reaches a climax on Thursday 13 December  with a grand Christmas-themed quiz. Details and reservations from the Red Lion (721339) or 
    Bobbie O'Sullivan.
    Seasonal prize donations for a Raffle are kindly requested. The proceeds of the evening will go to Catching Lives.

     

    Christmas Tree Festival at St Vincent’s Church

    From 8th - 15th December 2018. Trees are being decorated by local groups, local businesses, uniformed groups, music groups as well as individuals.  Please support our local community by coming along (the heating will be on).

    Opening times are: 
      Saturday 8th              10am to 4pm
      Sunday 9th                 2pm to 4pm
      Wednesday 12th        2pm to 4pm
      Saturday 15th            10am to 2pm

    Admission £2, includes a hot drink.

    At the Grand opening on Saturday 8th December we will be holding a Christmas coffee morning where Christmas crafts, cakes, savouries and books will also be on sale.

    Please sign the lists at the back of church if you can help, especially at the times above when the festival will be open with refreshments.

    All proceeds will go towards supporting the Welcome Project


    Littlebourne School Christmas Fair  Friday 7th December

    2.30-4.30pm  Free Entry      All Welcome

    Refreshments  ~  Crafts and Gifts

    Raffle  ~  Bottle Tombola

    Santa's Grotto  ~  Games and Stalls


    Littlebourne House Carols   Wednesday 20th December, at 11am.

    Anyone in the congregation willing to come to sing please contact Lesley () or Geraldine (ickhamevent@littlebournebenefice.org.uk ).

     

    Littlebourne Village Carols - our community carol service is at 4pm on Sunday 23 December

    To be held at Littlebourne Memorial Hall (outside if fine). Please spread the word. Donations of mince pies and help before the carols are very welcome - see list at back of church or speak to Nick Henwood (nickhenwood@littlebournebenefice.org.uk ).  


     St Vincent’s Church   As in previous years, White Angel Wings are available in Church – “IN FOND MEMORY OF” -  to be hung on our Christmas Tree.


    Foodbanks

    Thank you for your gifts of food which are much appreciated.  Sadly the need for this continues and is even increasing.   Please do continue to use the yellow donation bins in Wickhambreaux, Ickham, and Littlebourne churches.  Thank you. 


    See the Church Calendar tab for services