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Santa Run by Home Start Hampshire – We are in training!

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Come and support our clergy (and Ellie) as we take part in the Santa Run. We shall be running in Alton at 2.45pm on Saturday 30th November in aid of Home Start Hampshire (Weywater). Please sponsor us – forms are at the back of the church and money to Sarah Broadbent. We would also love […]

Traidcraft – 40th Anniversary Year!

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As the festive seasons approaches there will be plenty of opportunities to buy Fairtrade gifts and food across the Parish. As always you can contact me directly on 01420 87680 to place an order. Thank you to everyone who has bought from the Traidcraft stall during this very special 40th anniversary year. I hope to […]

Christmas Donations for Alton Women’s Refuge

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Christmas donations for the Alton Women’s Refuge. There are also donation boxes at the  churches in the parish – St Lawrence, All Saints and St Peter’s, Beech & Holy Rood, Holybourne. If you have any items you would like to donate to this worthy cause please pop them in one of the boxes by the […]

Eco Church on the move

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We are planning to install cycle racks at all our churches and halls as a first step to getting members and visitors to consider using their bikes more. If any riders would like to help choose the best racks and decide where they should go please contact John Hubbard at john.mkh@outlook.com

Alton Foodbank

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A very big thank you to all who have contributed to the food bank, your gifts are certainly helping others. In the last 6 months the demand is 40% up on last year.  We have had 196 vouchers presented and handed out food for 538 people totalling over 5 tonnes.  Peter

£205.52 raised for the Children’s Society

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THE CHILDREN’S SOCIETY      ALL SAINTS CHURCH BOX HOLDERS.   At the Box Opening & Coffee Morning on Saturday 19th October we raised £205.52 for this worthwhile cause. Thank you to all who attended, brought their boxes to be counted, those who helped with Counting etc. Raffle & Refreshments. It is greatly appreciated. Thank […]

Knitting enthusiasts – Christmas Angels

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Last year 500 knitted angels with a Christmas message to come to a Church service were placed around the town. All knitters are invited to make more. Patterns are at the back of the churches. Thank you

Keep collecting for Alton Foodbank

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We are keeping our thoughts and celebrations for Harvest throughout October.  As part of this we ask that you keep bringing items to our churches for distribution to Alton Foodbank. Please do be generous.

Community Market raised £497

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Well done to all those involved in the Monthly Community Market held at The Parish Centre.  This month a whopping £497 was raised.  We look forward to the next one on 2nd November between 9am and 12noon.