Community and Fundraising Events Planned for 2018

  • Village Cricket. At 2.30 pm on Sunday 2 September. Opposite St. John's Church. Please bring your own picnic. NEW
  • A short meeting to discuss fundraising events in the autumn will be held at 12 noon on 17th July.  All welcome. Contact Marjorie on 270611
  • The Produce Stall (and coffee) held under the Lych Gate of St. John's Church will run from 30th June until 1st September
  • Parish Breakfast held at Staplegrove Village Hall from 8.30 am until 11.30 am. The next date planned for 2018 is 10 November (with stalls)
  • Monthly Soup lunches held at 12 noon on the third Tuesday of the month at Staplegrove Village Hall from October to March (not December)
  • Monthly Tea and Chat held once a month on a Thursday in St John's Church from April until September (not August). Why not put these dates in your diary. You will be very welcome!

Staplegrove Church Remembered

  • Our book "Staplegrove Church Remembered" is available now. Contact Elizabeth on 284877 to reserve a copy
  • A bargain at £7.50
  • All profits to Church funds

The Staplegrove Selection

  • The Staplegrove Selection Recipe Book is available at the bargain price of £5
  • All profits for Church funds
  • To secure your copy contact Moira or Jim on 279686

News from fundraising events in 2017 and 2018

The Mother's Union Banner coffee morning held on 20th April at St. John's Church, raised £150

The Fairtrade Coffee Morning held at St. John's Church on Saturday 17th March raised almost £180

The weekly Produce Stall held between June and September 2017 raised a magnificent £1703.95. 

The Parish Breakfast with stalls, held on 23 November 2017 raised £505.17 in aid of the Organ Fund

The Bell Ringers raised £260 in aid of Children in Need in November 2017

The Coffee morning with produce stalls held at Staplegrove School on 14 October 2017 raised £250

  • £50 was given to the Brownies for the Children of the Caribbean Disaster Appeal
  • £50 for the Friends of Staplegrove School and £150 for Church funds  

The Strollers' raised £55 for the 'Ride and Stride' Appeal on 9 September 2017

The family afternoon at Higher Yarde Farm raised almost £400 for the Church Reordering Fund on 9 July 2017. 

Thank you to Tom and Anita Harris for hosting the event