Parish Magazine for March 2017

You can download the March 2017 parish magazine in PDF format using the link below. Click here to download. The parish magazine is in Adobe PDF format, if you can’t view the magazine you can download a reader at adobe.com.

Spring Fair 2017

St Peter’s Spring Fair – Saturday 25th March, At St Peter’s Church, 10am—12:30pm Tombola Easter eggs Bottle tombola Toy stall Books Crafts Greetings cards Cake Stall Raffle Bric-a-brac Children’s tombola …..and much more!! Refreshments: Hot Cross Buns, biscuits, tea & coffee Everybody is welcome! Note this is taking place at the church and not at the Community Centre

Film Club – February 2017

Friday evening, 10th February 7:30pm ‘Eddie the Eagle’ (2016) ‘Eddie the Eagle’ follows the realisation of the childhood dream of Michael ‘Eddie’ Edwards (Taron Egerton), to become Britain’s first Olympic ski-jumper. Despite not being athletically gifted, from an early age he dedicated his life to achieving one goal: to become an Olympian. Eddie tried his hand at various sports and disciplines, including downhill skiing, before settling on ski-jumping. Begging and borrowing equipment, and reluctantly aided by former ski-jumper Bronson Peary (Hugh Jackman) as his coach,…

Bill’s Letter for February 2017

This is the first magazine of 2017, so I would like to begin with wishing you all a Happy New Year. We are at the beginning of the year, but already significant things have happened for the life of the Parish. The vacancies at Outwood and Wrenthorpe have given the opportunity to start a new way of working collaboratively across the parishes. After prayer and consultation, this has resulted in me being licenced as Priest in charge of Outwood and Wrenthorpe. At the same time, two…

Film Club – December 2016

Friday evening, 9th December 7:30pm ‘Battle of the Bulbs’ (2014) Every Christmas, Bob Wallace, his wife Mindy and children have the best decorated home in their neighbourhood. However, a new family, Stu and Mary Jones and their son Chip, move into the house across the street and on their first day, manage to out-do the Wallace’s decorations. Bob recognises Stu as his old high school rival for whom he had an intense dislike and soon their rivalry is resumed, but this time over who will…

Bill’s Letter for December 2016

I was in London last week and was rather overwhelmed by the number of people. I went to catch a morning tube and the platform was completely full of commuters so the whole station was packed from the edge of the platform to the tube walls. As each tube train came in a number of the crowd got on, we all moved forward and waited till the next train came. I had to wait for about 4 trains before I was able to get on.…

What’s on – Christmas 2016

Christmas in Stanley 2016 Wednesday 7th December 5pm-8pm Visit by Santa to Stanley Community Centre. With crafts in the library, displays by community groups, candy floss and refreshments. Santa will arrive by sleigh at 6pm; free admission and free Santa visit. Friday 9th December 7:30pm Free Film Club— ‘Battle of the Bulbs’: a Christmas feel-good film for all the family at St Peter’s Church; Doors open 7pm, free tea & coffee, bring your own popcorn! Saturday 10th December 10am-12pm Coffee morning at Stanley Community Centre with…