The Parish of Burchetts Green

We warmly welcome you to join us at any of our services

Three churches one Parish

St Mary the Virgin, Hurley
St John the Evangelist, Littlewick Green
St James the Less, Stubbings


Seeking to know Jesus, to share his love and

make him known in word and action.


Details of all our services here>>

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Rev Keith writes about

taking a break

read here>>



Rev Maurice writes
not goodbye I hope!

read here>>


Programme Card

This card details much of what is going on in our Parish during May to August 2017 read here>>.

Coming up …


The Organ Club visit Hurley - 19th August

The Organ Club will visit Hurley Church on Saturday 19th August at 10.45am to put the organ through its paces - all are welcome to come and listen in.


Hurley Regatta - Saturday 19th August

A unique event on the Thames - a mix of serious races, ridiculous things to do on water, land based competitions, entertainment and fun for all the family.

We go on into the evening with charming live music by the riverside. Each year all surplus income goes to local charities.  Gates open at 8:30am. Gate Ticket Prices: Adult £7.00; Children (2-15) £2.50; Children under 2 FREE!


Littlewick Green Summer Lunch

Sunday August 20th 12.00 for 12.30pm at 'The Thatch'

Come and enjoy a Greek-style lunch. Tickets (including all food and drinks) from Jenny Robinson (822886) or Lynn Penfold (822561)


Tuesday August 22nd 7.30pm Priory Room, Hurley

A meeting to discuss arrangements for the 'Memory Walk'

 - see alongside for details

Please note: There is no Wednesday Communion on 23rd or 30th August


Parish Walk, Wednesday August 23rd 6.45pm.

Join the parish walkers for the final evening walk for this year. We shall meet outside Taplow Parish Church and walk towards Burnham. There is a car park close to the church or you could try your luck at the Oak and Saw, where we intend to eat after the walk. Further details from Ian Bentley. 01628 630648.


Thursday 24th Pebbles 10.30am in the Priory Room

Pebbles is a short service for pre-schoolers and parents/carers. We sing 'Pebbles action songs' say prayers, find Warwick Bear, have drinks and biscuits: then the children play; adults have a well-deserved chat!


Stubbings Summer Tea

Saturday 26th August 2017 3.00-4.30pm in the Soltau Centre

Come and enjoy an afternoon tea and a friendly chat.

      Saturday 26th August 2017
Wedding of James Taylor & Kristie Stroud
1.30pm Hurley


This week ...


Wed. 16th Aug.                   Holy Communion (BCP) 11.30am Stubbings

Thursday 17th Aug.            Pebbles 10.30am Priory Room, Hurley

Saturday 19th Aug.             Organ Club visit to Hurley 10.45am

                                           Wedding of Harry Peat & Emma Perkins 2.30pm Hurley



Services Sunday - 20th August

8.00am Stubbings:                  Holy Communion (BCP)

9.15am Hurley:                       Parish Service

12.00 for12.30pm                   Littlewick Summer Lunch

3.15am Littlewick                    Baptism of Monty Josiah-Browne

Readings Psalm 46      Mark 5: 35-41


Stubbings Songs of Praise Sunday 27th August 6.00pm

A special service of praise - please let Gill Wallis know if you have a favourite hymn you would like included in the service.

  

 Littlewick Show: Bank Holiday Monday, 28th August 2017

At Bottle Meadow, Knowl Hill, RG10 9YJ We'll be running a refreshment stall in aid of Parish funds - please see the separate panel above.

Urgent request form Maidenhead Foodshare

Our Foodbank has put out an urgent appeal as stocks are low. The Charity helps 200 people weekly and needs supplies of pasta, tinned tomatoes and vegetables, jam, spreads, biscuits and soup. Drop off points are in each church.

A Message from Sandra Brooks – A Memory Walk for Dementia

Chas and I invite all to join us on Saturday October 7th, 2017 to walk and raise money for Alzheimer’s Society.

We’ll be holding a meeting in Priory room on August 22nd 7.30pm to discuss arrangements and full details of how to obtain sponsorship will be given.

We’ll be walking from Hurley car park to Henley Bridge and back!

You do not have to walk so far and can tailor the walk to suit yourselves. All welcome including children & pooches.

We are planning to arrange a visit to the Flower Pot for refreshment on the homeward stretch!

For info phone 01628822830 or email  sandralbrooks12@gmail.com  

LITTLEWICK SHOW: BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY 28th August.

A message from Richard Moores

This is being held at Knowl Hill. We will again, be manning the tea tent, where we sell tea, coffee, cakes throughout the day. All proceeds go to Parish Funds. On a good day this can exceed £1,500 so a worthy fund raiser. Jenny Robinson is organising helpers and coordinating, with Jean, the cakes Biscuits and scones. So, if you fancy giving us an hour or two please let Jenny or myself know. Likewise, donations of the cakes etc are very much needed. These can be dropped off at the Parish Service on Sunday 27th 9.15 in Littlewick or left in the Littlewick Church porch or at the back of church, or at my house...Oakleigh, Green Lane, Littlewick Green...or at Jenny's The Wilderness, Coronation Road. For those new to the parish, the show has been going for over 30 years and is quite large. It includes a Gymkhana, Arena events, Horticultural  Show, fun faire, Classic car Show and much more.  A Great day out.

And after the summer break …

Oasis Prayer Group first meets 5th September 2.30pm in the Priory Room

The next Midweek Communion (BCP) is on Wednesday 6th September 11.30am Stubbings church
Knit & Natter Craft Group restarts 12th September 2.00pm in the Soltau Centre, Stubbings
The next
Young at Heart Lunch in on 13th September 12.30pm in the Soltau Centre, Stubbings
CAMEO has not really taken a summer break, but next meets September 14th 3.00pm in the Priory Room Hurley


Our Harvest Festival Services are on 24th September:

10.30am Stubbings: Harvest Service

10.30am Hurley: Harvest Family Service

5.00pm Littlewick: 'All-age' Harvest Service

Details of Harvest Festival meals will be available shortly

Services Sunday - 27th August


8.00am Stubbings: Holy Communion (BCP)

9.15am Littlewick Parish Service

12.30pm Hurley Baptism of Oliver & Sebastian Crawford

6.00pm Stubbings: Songs of Praise