Parish noticeboard

The Parish of Guarlford

Notice Board - last updated 25th March 2014

Date

Activity

5th Feb 2014

Confirmation

If you are interested in finding out about being confirmed, as a member of the Church of England, please contact the Reverend Sue Irwin as soon as possible, so you can be included in the preparation groups. Telephone 01905 830270.

The Confirmation Service for the benefice will at St Peter's Powick on Sunday 18th May at 4:00 pm. The Bishop of Worcester is coming to conduct the service.
5th Feb 2014

Lent Charity

The Leprosy Mission. The parish's target is to raise 110 to buy a donkey and cart to help a family in Africa. Collecting boxes can be obtained from the church.
30th March

Mothering Sunday

Joint family service and short communion at St Peter's Powick 10:30 am

12th May 2014

Children's Service

Teddiy bearsMadresfield Church

2:15 to 2:45 pm

All pre-school children, parents and carers are invited to join us at the Children's Service.

Theme: Maytime

Do come along, sit on the carpet, sing songs and listen to a story.

15th May 2014

The Grapevine Magazine

The deadline for articles and advertisements for the June issue of The "Grapevine" is 15 May.

Please note - contributions received by the editor after the deadline will not be included.

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Saturday 7th June 2014

Madresfield Court Open Gardens and Summer Fete

Time 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Parking: free
Entrance: Adults 5 Children free

Proceeds in aid of Madresfield School and the parish churches
Book now

Guarlford Village Hall

Guarlford village hallGuarlford Village Hall can be hired at very reasonable rates. Situated in an old malthouse it has been a village hall since 1922 and a registered charity since 1949, all achieved by Guarlford residents from the past.

It has an attractive function room with exposed beams which give it a character all its own

The kitchen has a good supply of crockery and because the function room is on the first floor there is a stair lift for the disabled.

There are ceiling and wall heaters to keep the function room warm in the cold winter months.

If you would like to know more then please contact either:

  • The Booking Secretary:
  • Mrs Margaretha Bruce-Morgan - Tel: 01684 564211
  •  or The Hall Committee Chairman:
  • Don Hill - Tel: 01684 563667

Please note, due to damage caused at a recent event, bookings are unlikely to be accepted for 'teenage parties'.

Every third Saturday

Worcestershire Farmers' Market

Venue: Abbey Gateway, Great Malvern

Time: 9:00am to 2:00pm

Usually every third Saturday website

Farmer's market

Every three weeks

Mobile Library

Please click to view the mobile library timetable

Ongoing

Book Sales

Copies of 'The Guarlford Scene' and ''The Guarlford Story' on sale at Beacon Books and Grange Farm Nursery. Copies also available direct from the authors.

Were you in one of the neighbourhood group photos? Is your family pictured in the book? Can you help identify some of the missing names in the photographs?

Click here for more details about 'The Guarlford Scene'

Mug Sales

Guarlford mugMugs celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Coronation in 1953 are still available to purchase price 3, but stocks are now running low, so please get in touch if you want one.

The picture on the front of the mug is of Mr Henry Bladder of Fowler's Farm striking a deal, possibly around or just after WWI.

Please contact a member of the Guarlford History Group or email the webmaster if you would like a mug.

(Please note, due to fragile nature, mugs cannot be ordered by post).

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