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Parish Events


Sunday 9th June, 12.00, after our Family Service at Great Hormead - Bring and Share Lunch.

Plus HALO CLUB prize draw


Sunday 16th June, 2pm – 5pm . Meesden Village Fete.
Wacky Races, Dog Show, Hog Roast and Live music on the Village Green.

Saturday 13th July: Free Concerts – West Gallery Quire. Touring the benefice churches, singing 18th century hymns and songs in Wyddial (10-11am), Anstey (11.30-12.30), Meesden (2-3pm) and Brent Pelham (3.30-4.30pm followed by tea in the Village Hall). Highly recommended.

Sunday 14th July: Anstey Fair, Opens 1pm. Music, Plants, Crafts, Stalls, Children’s games, food and drink and much more.  Don’t miss it.

Here's what we did in the lead-up to Easter Sunday

easter candleDawn Service

Dawn on Easter Day at Little Hormead and the easter light carried to Meesden for the first of five Easter Communion Services throughout the Benefice.

Earlier in Holy week...

moonlight over the church

Moonlight over Brent Pelham church prior to our moving Maundy Thursday service where we remembered the last supper and Jesus washing the feet of his disciples.

The Cross - Good Friday at Meesden

Listen to the Passion of Christ according to Luke here

Above: Good Friday at Meesden whre we recalled the crucifixion of Jesus.

Before Holy week we celebrated Jesus triumphant entry into Jerusalem on a donkey for Palm Sunday.

Palm Sunday Procession through Great Hormead

Palm Sunday Processing to St NicholasDougal the donkey in church by the font

Earlier - Palm Sunday 14th April, 2019.

EASTER at Great Hormead

crowds outside St Nicholas after Easter ServiceJoyful Easter Morn - St Nicholas Easter 2019




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