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News from the Beacon Parish for 2007

Thursday 20 December 2007

The Beacon Jan 2008

Thursday 29 November 2007

Beacon Subscriptions ? Streat and Westmeston

Annual subscriptions for the ?Beacon? 2008 are now due from Streat and Westmeston residents. As you know the price for the Beacon has been 50p per copy since January and the annual subscription is now ?6.

The Beacon December 2007

Friday 26 October 2007

The Beacon November 2007

The Beacon November 2007

Photos of United in Christ Service

Thursday 25 October 2007

Book of Remembrance

#The PCC has approved the purchase of a Book of Remembrance with a bookstand for St Margaret?s. The purpose of the Book is to enable us to regularly commemorate those who have died. There will be a page for each day of the year on which the names of those we wish to remember will be entered. ..

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Harvest Lunch a Success

#Sixty two people attended this year?s most successful harvest lunch in the village hall. Special thanks go to the members of the social and fund raising team who prepared the food, (especially the pie and crumble makers!) and to Gordon Bain, Maisie Smith, Catharine Robinson and Nicki Upton for..

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Church Cleaning, St Margaret's

Urgently needed someone to clean St Margaret's Church from December. 6 hours a month (times to be arranged)at £8 per hour Enquiries to: Mrs Jenny Bell 01273 843194.

First Base

'First Base' a centre for rough sleepers and the unemployed wishes to thank Streat Church for the harvest gifts. They were most welcome especially the fresh fruit and vegetables. An appeal for gifts of warm gloves, scarves, socks, hats and toiletries are always welcome. Please contact 01273 890491

Friday 5 October 2007

Harvest Festival Flowers

#St Margaret?s Flower Guild will be decorating the church on Saturday 6th October between 9.00 and 11.00 am. If you would like to help, please contact me beforehand, and bring your own flowers and greenery. Corn, berries, etc. and garden flowers are very welcome. If anyone is able to..

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Tuesday 2 October 2007

The Beacon October 2007

Redecoration of St Martin's Church Westmeston

This work will start on Monday 22nd October with the covering of the organ to keep all the dirt and dust out after the overhaul that took place two years ago. Following this all the stained glass windows will be covered. The week commencing the 29th October scaffolding will be erected in the..

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Thursday 30 August 2007

Photos of Barbecue, August 2007

Tuesday 28 August 2007

The Beacon September 2007

Friday 3 August 2007

Harvest Services in Ditchling, Streat and Westmeston

#The Harvest service for Westmeston will be on 9th September at 11.15 am. The service at Streat will be on 16th September and will be followed by a picnic in Streat Rectory Barn Garden (inside if wet). The service will start at 10.00 am and incorporate Children?s Church. Harvest will be..

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Sunday 29 July 2007

The Beacon August 2007

Beacon Subscriptions ? Ditchling residents

#Subscriptions for the ?Beacon? 2007/08 are now due. As you know the price for the Beacon has been 50p per copy since January and the annual subscription is now ?6. This is the first increase for 10 years and is needed to pay for the substantial cost of printing that hitherto was provided free..

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Thursday 26 July 2007

Photos of St Margaret's Fair, 21 July 2007

Monday 2 July 2007

Prayers for Today

#Prayers for today's date can be seen on the home page, as well as on the main Prayer Diary. This means you can see at a glance who or what to pray for today. These include prayers for the world church, our diocese and for the local community.

Saturday 23 June 2007

Photos of Licensing of Father David