Film Club – February 2016

Friday evening, 12th February 7:30pm ‘We Bought a Zoo’ (2012) Matt Damon stars in this feelgood family feature based on the memoir by British journalist Benjamin Mee. Newly widowed Benjamin (Damon) is finding life difficult trying to raise his two young children. Urged on by his father, Duncan (Thomas Haden Church), to make a change, Benjamin decides to purchase a run-down manor in the countryside in the hope that it will bring his family together again.   However, the house comes with a strange stipulation: the tenant…

Film Club – January 2015

Film Club at St Peter’s (Church Centre, Lake Lock Road) – Free membership….Free admission! St Peter’s has set up a film club for anyone to come along once a month to watch a specially selected film on the big screen. Films are shown at 7:30pm on a Friday evening. Refreshments will be available. Next Film Club : Friday evening, 8th January, 7:30pm “The Theory of Everything?!” (2015) 12 Rating  The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary and uplifting story of one of the world’s greatest living…

The Panto is sold out!!

Unfortunately (if you’ve not got your tickets already) the Panto for this year is now sold out! That’s it I’m afraid, all tickets for the remaining performances on Thursday, Friday and Saturday are gone  

Film Club – December 2015

Friday evening, 11th December 7:30pm ‘Nativity 3: Dude, where’s my donkey?!’ (2015) This Christmas the pupils of St Bernadette’s and their much-loved, madcap teacher Mr Poppy (Marc Wootton) are back for their biggest adventure yet involving fantastic flashmobs, excitable elves, Christmas carols and of course Archie the donkey. When their new teacher Mr Shepherd (Martin Clunes) loses his memory and forgets all about Christmas, his fiancée Sophie (Catherine Tate) and the whereabouts of the beloved Archie, it’s up to the pupils of St Bernadette’s to…

Bill’s Letter for December 2015/January 2016

Christmas starts with Christ I find this slogan or challenge really helpful at this time of year. It was used last year and has been appropriately resurrected. With all the rush and bustle of Christmas, it is sometimes hard to keep the focus on Jesus. The commercial pressure seems to get stronger every year. So we now have ‘Black Friday’ when there are bargains to be had, and there is pressure to ‘shop while you can’. I was interested to find out why this day…

What’s on – Christmas 2015

Sun 29th Nov 10am Advent Sunday service: a family service to celebrate the start of advent. Sun 29th Nov—Sat 5th Dec ‘Snow White and the Magnificent Seven’: our popular Christmas pantomime, click here for details of performances and tickets. Sun 6th Dec 10am St Nicholas Day service and parade service. An ideal opportunity to donate a wrapped gift to a child in need. The St Nicholas family and parade service is an opportunity to donate a wrapped gift for a child who might otherwise not…

Film Club – November 2015

Friday evening, 13th November 7:30pm ‘Paddington’ (2015) PG rating Adapted from Michael Bond’s beloved books, ‘Paddington’ follows the comic misadventures of a polite young Peruvian bear (voiced by Ben Whishaw) with a passion for all things British, who travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at       Paddington Station, he begins to realise that city life is not all he had imagined – until he meets the kind Brown family (Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters), who offer him a temporary…