Activities & General Information
Please note that some activities (in italics below) are suspended due to coronavirus restrictions
but we hope these will be able to resume shortly
There is a disabled parking place beside the front entrance to the church, and a ramp to the entrance doors.
There are accessible toilets. Similarly there is ramped access to the downstairs hall (from the back of the building).
There is a loop system in the church. Large print books are available for some services.
Our Mothers’ Union group normally meets on the first Thursday afternoon of the month at 2.30pm in the church lounge, with an interesting speaker and then tea. Our group is part of the wider Mothers’ Union, (see their website) whose aim is to support marriage and family life and protect children. For further details please contact Janet Jones on 01364 643627.
This vital service to the local community mainly runs on Fridays in the church building. Our current pattern is that we ask you to book during the week by phone (01364 643120) or email for collection on Friday afternoon. Please note that the Foodbank operates from the hall, so please come to the door at the back of the church.
Please see the Foodbank website for information about the foodbank, about how to get help from it, and how you can give support. (NB Trussell Trust, which runs the website, has replaced some of the local material with more general material. So if you cannot find what you want, please use the Contact tab on the foodbank website to get in touch with us).
Activities for families
A number of new activities for families are in the pipeline as we emerge from lockdown – see the Families and Young People page.
Resunming from September 21st there will be a weekly Bible study group in the church lounge on Tuesdays at 10am. All welcome.
Outside mission links
Donating online to St Luke’s
We are glad to be giving help to people in our parish, but the present situation is also putting a strain on our resources, and we would welcome any support you can give – click ♦here♦ for how to give to St Luke’s online.
Lunch club & day centre
This runs on Mondays, catering for up to 12 elderly people, and with the help of volunteers provides them with transport to and from the Club. There is morning coffee, a very good lunch, and gentle participation entertainment of some kind in the afternoon. This is currently suspended due to the virus. For details please contact David Werry on 01364 642922.
Thursday mornings in the church lounge from 10.00am. A very popular event, both for church members and those who are not regular members. Again, currently suspended due to the virus, but we hope this will resume very shortly.