BOOK GROUPS: The book for September is Nelson Mandela’s autobiography “A Long Walk to Freedom.” This was described by David Steel as a ‘ Vivid testimony to a mixture of courage, persistence, tolerance and forgiveness.’ The afternoon group will meet on Friday, September 25, 2 p.m., whilst the evening group will meet on Tuesday, September 29 at 2 p.m. at Ashburnham Place. If you would like to borrow the book or would like further information about either group, please contact Nicole on 894208 or Nicky on 892474.

MACMILLAN COFFEE MORNING: A coffee morning in aid of Macmillan is being held tomorrow, Saturday September 26, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Pavilion, Ashburnham. Delicious cakes, coffee, tea, a raffle and more will be on offer. As well as being a perfect chance to catch up over a cuppa, you will be helping to raise money for a very worth while cause.

CHAPEL COFFEE MORNING: Ashburnham Chapel are holding a coffee morning on September 28, 10.30 a.m. - 12 p.m. All are welcome to join them.

COMMUNITY WEBSITE: Don’t forget that you can look to see what is going on in Ashburnham and Penhurst on the community website:

ST PETER’S: Church services for St Peter’s, Ashburnham, 10.30 a.m. unless otherwise stated:

September 27, All Age Harvest Festival

ST MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL: Church services for St Michael the Archangel, Penhurst, 10.30 a.m. unless otherwise stated:

September 27, Morning Prayer

CHAPEL: Services for Ashburnham Chapel, 6.30 p.m. unless otherwise stated:

September 27, Evening Service

PRAYER MEETINGS: The Chapel and St Peter’s church are joining together for prayer meetings. These will be held on the 2nd Thursday of the month, 8 p.m. at Ashburnham Church Hall.

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