Category Archives: Church news

Notre Dame Cathedral –

Following the initiative suggested by the British Ambassador to France, Edward Llewellyn, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York are today [April 16] encouraging, where possible, all cathedrals and churches across England to toll a bell for 7 minutes at 7pm this … Continue reading

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Cleaning St Mary’s Church in April 2019

There was insufficient room in the April edition of the LINK  to include the full church cleaning rota, so here it is: w/b 1:  Gill Nelson, Lib Chapman, Jo Hind, Sue Berry w/b 8:  Ann Cotton, Monique Shortt, Ann Syred … Continue reading

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Teas for Open Gardens Day –

Five gardens in Badby will be opening on Sunday 19th May for the NGS. We will be offering teas in St Mary’s Church once more and I am looking for volunteers to help. Can you spare sometime in the afternoon … Continue reading

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Coffee Morning at Church –

Coffee morning –   St Mary’s Church new space will host another coffee morning on Tuesday, March 19 from 10.30am to  12 noon. Everybody from Badby, surrounding villages and walkers will be most welcome to come along for coffee, tea, cakes and … Continue reading

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Two Films for Lent –

Films looking at the lives of two very different people on the margins of society at different times will be shown by the Knightley Parishes united benefice for everyone to see at Badby Village Hall. 18 March:      Cathy … Continue reading

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NGS Open Gardens in Badby –

Five gardens will be open in the afternoon of Sunday, May 19 from 2 – 6pm in Badby.  Please put the date in your diary and come along to enjoy the gardens. The gardens are at Trifidia, Shakespeares Cottage,  Southview … Continue reading

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Lent soup lunches –

There is a series of soup lunches currently in Badby.  If you would like to come, because it’s Lent or just to be sociable, please contact the host below to see if there is still a place. Suggested donation £5 … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Church – Cleaning and Flowers –

Unfortunately there was insufficient space this month in the LINK for these two charts! CLEANING ROTA FOR FEBRUARY 2019 w/b 4  Gill Nelson, Lib Chapman, Neville Snell w/b 11  Ann Cotton, Monique Shortt, Ann Skinner w/b 18  Helen Morris, Sally … Continue reading

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Bells ringing –

A visiting team of bellringers will be visiting several towers in this area on Saturday (February 9).  They aim to ring a quarter peal, in which each bell will be rung 1,260 times in different orders of changes, taking just … Continue reading

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New Rector? –

The Archdeacon of Northampton, the Ven. Richard Ormston, will meet members of the five Knightley Parishes‘ parochial church councils to explain the options available in respect of funding a new rector and seeking views. The meeting on Monday, February 4 in … Continue reading

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