Welcome back to the parish magazine. It feels so good to be worshiping together once again and to be preparing for a Hanbury couple’s wedding with 30 guests, only one week away from the time of writing. Steve and the band in the tower will be practicing a ring of three instead of their usual eight and the grounds are looking lovely as the bluebells fade.
The Royal British Legion celebrated one hundred years since its foundation in post Great War Britain; you may have seen national coverage on the main channels?
Not the BBM news but important updates of the news for the Bowbrook area
* MRS KERSHAW - HANBURY TEACHER
* FOODBANK IS NEEDING
* COLLECTION POINTS
* EASTER DAY
We're in Lent - here's what's going on.
Bowbrook News will not be printed this month but 'news' of many vaccinations in our midst is to be celebrated - please continue to keep safe!
FRANCES FORD MEMORIAL FUND now stands at £335.00 in support of British Heart Foundation and Hanbury Church. The PCC thanks Frances’ family for this kind support and cherishes the loyal service from the Ford family over many years.Frances’ mother in law Winnie made Hanbury history by being the first female Churchwarden for Hanbury!
The annual SPONSORED RIDE AND STRIDE which raises funds for church restoration in Dudley and Worcestershire went ahead this year in a ‘Covid modified’ form, on the second Saturday in September.All churches were invited to participate and this year, keen cyclist Toby Thornes, kindly publicised a Bowbrook church tour which encouraged new visitors.
This month’s parish magazine, Bowbrook News, cannot be delivered due to Coronvirus restrictions on movement. Please see content for Hanbury below:
ONGOING PROJECTS – DONATE IN CHURCH ANY DAY
BROMSGROVE & REDDITCH WELCOME REFUGEES – clothing and toiletries
CHANGE FOR TUNGILI – donate 1p & 2p coins, old and foreign currency
DROITWICH FOODBANK – grocery & toiletries