Forthcoming Services and Events

                                                  PATRONAL SERVICE

Our Patronal Service (St Michael) takes place at Salwarpe church this year on Sunday 24 September at 10.00am.


                                             HARVEST THANKSGIVING

Our traditional Harvest Festival service takes place at Martin church on Sunday 1 October at 10.00am.


Our HARVEST LUNCH will take place on the same day in Salwarpe Village Hall, 12.00 for 12.30pm. This social occasion is open to all and tickets will be on sale during September if you would like to attend - please use the enquiries@ button on the Contact page and use the heading HARVEST LUNCH.


Ticket prices are the same as last year: £7 for adults, £5 for under 18’s, and £23 for a family ticket, which includes tea or coffee at the end of the meal. Please bring your own drinking glasses and extra drinks if required.

                                      BRING & BUY COFFEE MORNING

Sylvia Whittaker and Avril Russell invite you to a Bring & Buy Coffee Morning in Salwarpe Church on Thursday 5 October from 10.30am until 12 noon in aid of church funds - admission £1.


                                              QUIZ AND CURRY NIGHT

Friday 13 October at 7pm in Salwarpe Village Hall - Vegetarian option available. Please bring own drinks and glasses. In aid of the work of Save the Children in Sierra Leone and Nepal following disastrous floods in both countries. A donation will also go to Martin and Salwarpe Churches.


Tickets £15.00 - for further information and tickets contact: Jan Grotefeld, Save the Children Volunteer, 01905 458091 or email janet.grotefeld@talktalk.net

                                  COACH TRIP TO REV BEV’S COLLATION

At the end of September we say farewell to our Team Vicar, Rev Bev Jameson, who is leaving us to become Rector of St Mary the Virgin, Lymm, in the Diocese of Chester. We thank Bev for her ministry among us and offer her our prayers and good wishes for the future.


Ann Brazier has kindly arranged a 29-seater coach to enable us to support Rev Bev’s    collation on Friday 27 October at 7pm. The coach will depart from Droitwich (opposite the Lido car park) at 2.30pm and we aim to be in Lymm by around 6pm. The cost per  person will be £17 – please contact Ann Brazier on 01905 771125 for further information and to reserve your seat.  

                                  APPLE FEST AND GOODBYE SOCIAL


Rev Bev warmly invites you to pick apples, blackberries and pears at the Rectory. This is Rev Bev’s last event at The Rectory so please come along whether you wish to pick fruit or not and join Bev in a goodbye glass of prosecco (tea, coffee) and cake.


                                          REV BEV'S FINAL SERVICE

Bev’s final service will be on Sunday 24 September. There will be a joint team service at Salwarpe Church at 10am on the 24 September with drinks, nibbles and cake in church following. There will be no other services in the team that morning, although the 3pm and 6.30pm gatherings in Droitwich will go ahead as normal.

                                                          FOOD BANK

The items currently needed by the Foodbank are:


Long life orange juice, tinned carrots, peas and potatoes,

tinned meat, soup, tinned tomatoes,

500g bags of pasta and rice, jam, breakfast cereal,

shampoo, shaving foam and toothpaste.