News for week of April 22


News News News News News News News News News News News News The church was full on Saturday evening of April 14 with parishioners enjoying a concert performed by local artists and the church choir. The concert ended with singing in the style of Last Night at the Proms. The concert was the first event in a sequence to raise money for repairs of the church roof including the launch of the 'Sponser a Roof Slate' appeal (see details under Notices).


News News News News As part of the celebrations of Easter, the cross at the entrance of the church drive, which had been bare during Holy Week, was decorated for Easter Sunday, and the Experience Easter display in church for The Resurrection was decorated with extra flowers.

Easter Drawing Competition

News News Children from Northway, Carrant Brook and Ashchurch schools entered a competition organised by HOPE to draw and colour an Easter picture. The winner in each category received a Real Easter Egg.

Visit by Bishop Rachel

News News News News Bishop Rachel led a teaching session in church on Sunday afternoon of 25th March on The Meaning of Lent. Bishop Rachel had taken services at Trinity church in Tewkesbury earlier in the day and then, after lunch, led a pilgrimage from Tewkesbury out to Ashchurch, offering prayers at five points along the route.

This week

Monday 23rd
6.45 pm Ringing bells for St. George's Day
7.30 pm Home Group in Bowler Rd.
Thursday 26th
?.?? pm Choir practice
7.15 pm Visiting Team meeting
Friday 27th
7.30 pm Bell practice
Saturday 28th
2.00 pm Wedding
7.30 pm Italian Supper in Ashchurch Village Hall

Next week

Monday 30th
7.30 pm Home Group in Bowler Rd.
Tuesday 1st
10.30 - 12.00 noon Coffee and Chat at the Northway hub
7.30 pm Mothers' Union meeting in church hall
Thursday 3rd
1.30 pm Little Fishes meet in church
6.15 pm Choir practice
Friday 4th
7.30 pm Bell practice


Regular Sunday Services:

8 am.
Holy Communion, BCP
10:45 am
Prayers for 'The Way Forward'
11:00 am, except last Sunday of month
Parish Communion
11:00 am Last Sunday of the month
All-Age morning worship (non Eucharistic)
9:15 am at St Nicholas, Kemerton, except last Sunday of month
Sung Parish Eucharist
11:00 am at St Nicholas, Kemerton, on last Sunday of month
All-age service (non Eucharistic)


Sponser a Roof Slate

SponserRoofSlate SponserRoofSlate Would you like to sponser a roof slate? We are raising funds to replace the slates on a section of the roof. If you would like to offer a donation towards this work, you could sponser a roof slate.

SponserRoofSlate SponserRoofSlate Here is the sponser form:

To download the sponsor form, click here .

Coming Soon


Saturday 28th
7.30 pm Italian Supper in Ashchurch Village Hall. Tickets available from Sue Payne


Tuesday 1st
10.30 am Coffee and Chat in Northway Hub
7.30 pm Mothers' Union meeting in church hall
Thursday 10th
7.00 pm Benefice Ascension Day service at Kemerton


Saturday 16th
7.00 pm Heart and Soul concert in church
Saturday 30th
12.00 noon Summer Fête

Little Fishes

littleFishes littleFishes A group for 0-4 year-olds at 1.30-3.00 pm normally on alternate Thursdays.

Easy Fund Raising

If you buy on-line, you can now now raise money for the church using EasyFundRaising. Click here for more information.