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  • News from St. Andrew’s, Ashford Bowdler – Nov - Our Harvest Festival evensong was led by Geoffrey Adams on Sunday 8th October and most people stayed on for refreshments afterwards at Church House. The collection of £181.84 was as usual donated to the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution. Our thanks to all who attended and donated. There will be no morning service on Remembrance Sunday …
  • News from St. Andrew’s, Ashford Bowdler – Oct - On Saturday, 9th September, Kirstie and John Turner hosted a village coffee morning at Old Yew Tree Farmhouse in aid of church funds, which raised the very useful sum of £195. Many thanks to all those who donated items for the refreshments and the raffle and to those who supported us on the day. Also …
  • News from St. Andrew’s, Ashford Bowdler – Sept - Susannah Hall has once again kindly agreed to ride for us in the Shropshire Historic Churches Trust sponsored cycle ride on Saturday 9th September, and her sponsorship form is on the table at the back of the church for anyone to sign who has not already done so. As usual, all money raised by Susannah …
  • News from St Andrew’s Ashford Bowdler – May - On 30th March we held our annual parish meetings in the church, with Rev. Richard Mutter in the chair and 6 members of our electoral roll present, considerably fewer than the 15 who attended last year. After nobly stepping into the breach last year, Margaret Small had decided not to seek re-election as churchwarden. She …
  • News from St Andrew’s Ashford Bowdler – Mar - As mentioned in the February magazine, the Annual Meeting of Parishioners and the Annual Parochial Church Meeting will be held in St. Andrew’s Church on Thursday, 30th March, starting at 7pm. The first meeting is open to all residents of Ashford Bowdler, while the second is only for those on the church electoral roll. This …
  • Mar 17 – St Mary Magdalene - Between April and September this year, while the church is being refurbished there will be no Sunday services. However on April 9th, the Family Service will be held in the Village Hall, starting with a procession from the church door at 9.30 to celebrate Palm Sunday. On April 16th, there will be Family Service in …
  • News from St Andrew’s Ashford Bowdler - Our Christmas services will be as follows: Holy Communion on Christmas Day will be at the usual time of 11.15 and then, also as usual, our Carol Service will be on the following Sunday (1st January) at 3pm (replacing Matins on that day). Please join us for either or both of these services if you …
  • News from St. Andrew’s Ashford Bowdler - We have been delighted to welcome Revd. Richard Mutter as our ‘stand-in’ vicar since 1st September during Kelvin’s special assignment to the Ludlow parishes. Richard has conducted several of our services, including the Harvest Festival. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Once again, we are extremely grateful to Susannah Hall for riding for us in the annual ‘Ride and Stride’ …
  • News from St. Andrew’s, Ashford Bowdler - Susannah Hall has once again kindly agreed to ride for us in the Shropshire Historic Churches Trust sponsored cycle ride on Saturday 10th September, and her sponsorship form is on the table at the back of the church for anyone to sign who has not already done so. As usual, all money raised by Susannah …
  • Ashford Carbonell Entertainathon 2016 - What an occasion! The event was enjoyed by so many and the weather was definitely on our side. It was wonderful to see the community coming together, mucking in and having a good time. We couldn’t have had a show without Peter Stretton, the organiser in chief inside the church – a huge thank you. …

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