Team News 5 November

Posted on by Tania Birtwistle

Revd. Simon Pitcher’s new email address is


Shoeboxes – Operation Christmas Child.  Please return your shoeboxes at the latest by TODAY Sunday 5 Nov.


Foodbank; Action Community Trust in collaboration with The Salvation Army are at present temporarily operating the Foodbank so please continue donating as usual.


All Soul’s Service at 3pm today, at the Church of St. Margaret, Reydon,  beginning at 3pm.  During the service names of our departed loved ones are read out and there is an opportunity for you to light a candle as a sign of remembrance and love for those who have died.


The Sotherton Annual Quiz is on 17th November, Wangford Community Centre, doors open 7.00 p.m. for start 7.15 p.m. start. Teams of maximum of six, there will be nibbles and a raffle. Please bring your own tipple! Open to all ages, £5.00 per person going to church funds. Contact Karen Flaxman on 01986873123


Sunday 26th November – Rededication Service at St. Edmund’s, Southwold with Bishop Mike at 11am along with a special Evensong Song with Archdeacon Ian at 6pm.  All most welcome.


A Passion Play is being planned to be performed on 26-28 March 2018 for Holy week.  This is for all of our churches in Sole Bay to be involved as well as member of our communities.  Casting will take place on 30 November in Southwold Arts Centre, St Edmund’s Hall. Cumberland Road at 7.30pm. For information please speak to Rev Alan or Rev Simon and for a copy of the script please email or telephone Rev Alan. 


We are planning a Team Retreat to Iona from 11 – 15 June 2018 led by writer, broadcaster & Parish Priest The Rev Dr Rob Marshall.  The cost includes a 3 night stay in the Iona Retreat House, 1 night’s stay in a Glasgow Hotel, half board, return travel by coach, train & ferry between Glasgow and Iona. 

The inclusive cost is £639.  Additional costs will be travel between Sole Bay and Glasgow return.  Places are limited.  Please speak to Rev Simon or Rev Alan if you would like more information or a booking form.