Diary dates

Diary dates

 

August

 

Wednesday    24th                              Mobile Library Bishopstone & Hinton

Sunday           21st     6.00pm      Evensong                                                              St. Swithun’s

 

Sunday           28th   10.30am      Family  Communion                                                 St. Swithun’s

 

September

 

Thursday          1st    7.30pm       Gardening Society                                                     Uffington

Sunday             4th  10.30am       Family Communion                                                     St. Mary’s

6.00pm       Evensong                                                               St. Swithun’s

 

Wednesday      7th                         Mobile Library Bishopstone & Hinton

Thursday         8th    7.30pm      WI                                                       Hinton Parva  Village Hall

Saturday        10th                    Flower & Produce Show                              Bishopstone Village Hall

Sunday            11th    8.30am      Holy Communion                                                        St. Mary’s

11.00am       Ashbury Market                                           Ashbury Village Hall

 

Saturday        17th    9.00am      Wanborough Farmers’ Market                  Wanborough Village Hall

Sunday           18th     6.00pm      Evensong                                                              St. Swithun’s

 

Wednesday     21st                              Mobile Library Bishopstone & Hinton

Sunday           25th   10.30am      Harvest Thanksgiving Service                                 St. Swithun’s

noon      Harvest Lunch                                         Hinton Parva Village Hall

 

October

 

Sunday             2nd  10.30am       Harvest & Family Service                                          St. Mary’s

6.00pm       Evensong                                                               St. Swithun’s

 

November

 

Thursday       24th    6.00pm       Bishopstone Craft Fair                             Bishopstone Village Hall

HARVEST LUNCH

Hinton Parva Village Hall

Harvest

Wonderous 2 course meal (please pre-order vegetarian option)

Bring your own drinks

Tickets available from Howard Crapper Tel: 01793791171 Please book no later than Wednesday 24th September

Adults – £8.00

Children under 12 – £5.00

Children under 5 – Free

Sunday 28th September 12:00 Noon

All profits go to the maintenance of Hinton Parva village hall. Charity Number 277564

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Bishopstone Duck Hunt

duck hunter with beard & gun20th September – 5th October

Bishopstone has always been known for its duckpond, but this September it is welcoming a new breed of duck- the first Bishopstone Duck Hunt. a collection of ducks will arrive in the
village, just waiting for eager visitors to guess their names.

Trail sheets can be bought from the school and the Royal Oak for £2.50 and will be available from the beginning of September, there will also be a children’s
trail sheet available. All proceeds go to the school.
Happy Hunting!

Contact:
Bishopstone Village School 790 521 after 3rd September

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SCRABBLE EVENING

Scrabble Pieces

Thursday 22nd August 7.00pm

Bishopstone Village Hall

Proceeds in aid of St. Mary’s & St. Swithuns
£9.00 includes Ploughman’s Supper
Please bring a scrabble board if you have one.
Let us know of numbers so that we can organize seating
Tel: Mrs J. Ball 01793 790293 /email.james@jimandjoy.plus.com

What is happening about our new Vicar?

For those of you who were unable to attend the Benefice meeting to hear the update, we felt that it would be a good idea to provide a short update for publication in the parish magazines and newsletters and on local websites.

Having successfully completed the leadership development process which the Bristol Diocese makes compulsory between the departure of one Vicar and the arrival of another, the Benefice of Liddington and Wanborough, and Bishopstone with Hinton Parva is now advertising for a new incumbent.   Continue reading