Posts by Jane Cleary

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Food Bank Update

by Jane Cleary

We regret we can no longer accept your donations to Food Bank at present.   Due to the Corona Virus epidemic Food Bank operations for West Berkshire are going to be centralised at Greenham Common.   All our local families’ needs will continue to be served and you can still make donations through supermarkets. This […]

Coronavirus Update

by Jane Cleary

Dear All I write to you following the announcement yesterday from the Archbishop of Canterbury concerning the suspension of public worship. I’ve taken 2 extracts from that letter though the full script can be read here: As the challenge of the coronavirus grips the world, and as the Government asks every individual and every organisation […]

Community Work Party- Saturday 14th March from 10am

by Jane Cleary

Community Work Party- Saturday 14th March from 10am -in an effort to both help and support the Parish Council who are now responsible for the maintenance of the churchyard, we have agreed to host 3 work parties though the year at particular times to assist their budget. The first will be in spring as the […]

Coronavirus

by Jane Cleary

Coronavirus I’m sure this is at the forefront of most people’s minds at the moment and I want to reassure you we are doing everything in line with the guidance coming from both the Church of England and Public Health England. In terms of services they will continue as normal though of course this may change […]

Ash Wednesday Service

by Jane Cleary

St Mary’s will be holding an ‘Ash Wednesday service’  on Wednesday at 7:30pm. Please come along and worship with us!

Lent Course – Starting Tuesday 3rd March 2020

by Jane Cleary

  A short Lent course  will be running on Tuesdays 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th March at 7.30pm in the Parish Centre (venue tbc). Come and join us as we prepare for Easter. We will be using Bishop Stephen’s book “Principles of Deep Water Fishing”  which looks at the spread of the Christian faith from […]

Spring Have A Go Craft Evening – 26 March 2020

by Jane Cleary

We are very excited to invite you a new craft evening! Hopefully if you enjoy the Advent Wreath Making event each year you will also have fun at our new Spring “Have A Go” Craft Evening. Here are the details: An evening of Fun and Creativity Come and try your hand at some fun crafts […]

Lent and Easter 2020 at St Mary’s Burghfield

by Jane Cleary

Lent and Easter 2020 at St Mary’s Burghfield We have a new event this Spring: a “Have A Go” Craft Evening. Following on the success of the advent wreath making evening, we want to give more opportunities for people to enjoy the special atmosphere of their local Parish church. So, we invite you to come […]