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Events

Resurrection Furniture Mega-Sale!

November 23, 2019
9.00am - 1.00pm

MEGA SALE – SATURDAY 23RD NOVEMBER – 9.00 AM TO 1.00 PM Come to the Parish Centre for a browse and grab a few bargains! We are clearing our stocks and it’s a great opportunity to pick up all those things at silly prices over a cup of coffee and a chat. Don’t miss it! […]

Fair Trade Coffee Morning

November 23, 2019
10.00am - 12.00pm

Everyone is invited to pop in for coffee and light refreshments while you have a look at the Traidcraft stall stocked with fairly traded items together with some Christmas goodies and gifts. There will also be some catalogues for you to peruse as you might like to place some orders for gift items that will […]

Christmas Crafts for all at Holybourne

November 30, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm

Christmas Crafts For All, Saturday 30 November, 10am to 12noon, Church of the Holy Rood, Holybourne – everyone of all ages is invited to join us having fun making crafts as we prepare for Christmas. Activities include a bauble hunt, making decorations including fused glass and decorating biscuits. No charge; donations welcome. There will be […]

Monthly Community Market

November 30, 2019
9.00am-12.00pm

Saturday 30th November Parish Centre – 9am-12noon Donations please to Clive Muller 01420 86064

Alton Walking Church for Men – next walk 1st December in Selborne

December 1, 2019
4.30pm

Autumn Programme 2019 An opportunity to walk and talk and enjoy God’s creation After two very pleasant weekday morning walks in July for eight of us, we have decided to branch out into early evening and Sunday late afternoon walks. There is a theme for each walk and one walk will end with a meal […]

Ladies Meet and Eat – Christmas meal

December 2, 2019
7pm

Informal group for women of the Parish. Our December meeting will be at the French Horn for a Christmas meal on Monday 2nd December at 7pm. Menus are available on their website. I will need to pay a £10 deposit per person and give your choice of meal by the 18th November. Please contact Lyn […]

News

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

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!

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

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

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

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

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

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

CYC Quiz – pick up your copy from church

The fiendish CYC quiz is back! Be ready to scratch your head, and stretch those brain cells to the limit!! Available after services from Joy Windsor or Sue Dell.

Keep collecting for Alton Foodbank

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

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.