Marion Lovell

Abingworth, New England Lane, Playden

The main event in Iden in July is the Iden Fete. Not long now until July 27.

Carol tells me that she is collecting for Bargains Galore, and will be pleased to receive any contributions of books, bric-a-brac and clothes, men’s, ladies and children’s. Ring her on 280464 to arrange a collection or to find out more.

You will remember that it does not rain on Iden Fete day.

The Ferry Road Health Centre’s patients’ participation group, is running an event at the Health Centre on Wednesday July 10 from 10am to 12noon, when Neville Bettley, the clinical team leader NHS paramedic, will advise on first aid in the home including what to do when waiting for the ambulance to arrive. All are welcome.

The mid-week services continue on Wednesday at 9.30am for Morning Prayer and 3.30 pm for Evening prayer, in church.

The 9.30am service on Sunday for July 6 after Trinity will the Family service led by the Vicar.