Community and Fundraising Events Planned for 2018

  • 'Ride and Stride'. St. John's will be open on Saturday 8 September, between 10 and 12 noon and 3 to 4.30 pm for tea and coffee to welcome visitors to our church NEW
  • Benefice Cricket. At 2.30 pm on Sunday 2 September. Opposite St. John's Church. Please bring your own picnic.
  • 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 fourth 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


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