St Margaret’s is not just about providing the religious needs of its parishioners and congregation – we have a role in developing the social life of the Parish.
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Drop-in Coffee Shop – every Tuesday from 9:15am to 11:15am during school term
Every Tuesday from 9:15am to 11:15am during school term – this is for the Mums (or dads, grandparents, or whoever) on their way from dropping off their children at school. We meet in the lower Church Hall and you will be assured of a warm welcome and delicious coffee and home-made goodies.
So do drop-in and meet similar Mums (or dads, grandparents, or whoever).
There is no charge but a small donation to Church funds is appreciated
Communitea – a monthly tea party on the first Sunday of the month
Communitea is a monthly tea party on the first Sunday of the month in the lower Church Hall between 4:30pm and 6:00pm. All are welcome – no charge. If you would like to join us, you don’t have to book – just turn up and we will be pleased to see you.
If you know anyone who might also like to come, please do invite them. They do not have to attend St Margaret’s – just be someone who lives locally and who would welcome the company and the tea! If you have any questions please contact Angela or Michael Bridge on 01702 477126
Church Fairs – Held twice per year; a May Fair and a Michaelmas Fayre in September.
Held twice per year; a May Fair and a Michaelmas Fayre in September.
The Yardarm Folk Orchestra are willing supporters of St Margaret’s at many functions including our Fairs. For more information of this wonderful orchestra, please view their website
Strawberry Tea – held in the Vicarage Garden on a Saturday in July
Held in the Vicarage Garden on a Saturday in July – featuring strawberries, home-made cakes, scones and cream. In 2019, the Strawberry Tea will not take place due to our Centenary Celebrations taking place at the same time – but it will be back in 2020.
St Margaret’s Day Barbeque – held in the Vicarage garden on the Sunday following St Margaret’s Feast Day
An annual event celebrated in the Vicarage garden on the Sunday following St Margaret’s Feast day on 20th July
Other Social Events
Throughout the year, we hold a number of social events; in the past we have held:
- Quiz evenings masterminded by our own Quizmaster Donald Fraser.
- Country-themed evenings (e.g. Greek, Italian).
- Excursions to varied destinations (e.g. Pleshy, Mountfichet Castle, day booze-cruise to France)
- Beetle Drive
Keep an eye on our web site where we will post details of forthcoming events