Sandhurst

Baptist Church: The services on the 24th January at the Baptist Church, Rye Road are Morning Worship at 10.30 am and at 1 pm Soup and Sweet lunch. On the 4th February the Church Coffee Morning takes place at 10.45 am in the Church Hall. For any other activities the Church phone number is 01580 850715.

Quiz: More details to follow but on the 5th March at 7.30 pm Sandhurst Twinning Assoc are to have a Quiz in the Old School Hall, with the AGM at the Swan on the 11th March at 7.30 pm.

Civic Amenity Refuse Lorry: will be in the village on the 23rd January Lomas Lane 08.00 - 08.25, Ringles Green 08.30 - 09.00, Back Road 09.05 - 09.35,Tanyard 09.40 - 10.20, Sandhurst Close 10.25 - 11 am.

St Nicholas Church’: weathervane has been removed from the tower, this has been done so that it can be repaired and refurbished off site, if everything goes according to plan the weathervane will be re-installed by the end of January. Needless to say all of this costs money, if any would like to contribute to the cost of £580 please contact Bob on 01580 850278.

Archbishop of Canterbury: It was sad that some people hadn’t heard that the Most Reverend Justin Welby, the 105th Archbishop of Canterbury came to the Eucharist Service at St Nicholas. The Church at Sandhurst had only a weeks notice that he was coming. The Archbishop was able to spend time after the service speaking to folk.

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