Team Notices 25 September 2016

Posted on by Tania Birtwistle

St. MARGARET’S FLOWER FESTIVAL 1st and 2nd October  If you can help with stewarding in church, baking cakes or helping in the church room over the Festival weekend, please speak to Brenda Doy.  There is also a sign-up sheet in the porch.


Thursday 13th October, Waveney & Blyth Deanery Wider Chapter – Royal Air Force Air Cadets – the next generation. An evening with the Revd. Canon Ron Tuck Regional Chaplin, 7.30pm at Spexhall Village Hall. All Welcome.


MUSIC AT ST MARGARET’S  Sunday, 16th October, Concert in church at 3pm, with Mike Webb on the organ and soloist Joanne Knight.  Tickets available from Sarah, £7.50 or £8.00 on the door.   Tea and cake will be served in the interval.


GATHER! is a diocesan youth celebration being held at the Cathedral in Bury St Edmunds on Saturday 29th October, 2016.  It is aimed at those aged 11-17 and will include a variety of workshops, seminars, music and much more. Doors open at 5.30 p.m. with the event running from 6.00 p.m. – 9.15 p.m.  Engaging seminars, Fun workshops, Cage football, Drumming workshop, Arts & crafts, Prayer, Sporting 87, PLUS – Live music from THE SENSE.   Bring your youth group! Tickets are just £5.00 per person.  Please see the website for more information.  If anyone would like to go, or knows a young person who would like to go please contact Reverend Simon Pitcher on 01502 725424 or e-mail


All Safeguarding Officers and Beneficed Clergy

Safeguarding Training on 18 October 2016 and 19 November 2016

On each of the above dates there will be two Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Training courses:

9.30 am (with registration from 9.15 am) to 12.30 pm

1.30 pm (with registration from 1.15 pm) to 4.30 pm.

The training will be in Spexhall Village Hall, Church Road, Spexhall, Halesworth, IP19 0RQ.


Safeguarding Training on Monday, 7 November 2016 – Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Training – Level 2 training

Monday, 7 November 2016, St Luke’s Church, Beccles 6.30 pm to 9.30 pm, with registration from 6.15 pm ready for a prompt start at 6.30 pm.

If you would like to make a booking, please contact  Sally Fitch, Diocesan Safeguarding Administrator 01473 298540