Weekly News


Parish of the Claydons

Claydons and Swan Team

NOTICES & NEWS for Week beginning:

Sunday 16th September 2018

Services of Worship Sunday 16th September 2018

9.30am St Mary's East Claydon - All Age Service

10.30am Parish Room - Breakfast

11am Parish Room - Refresh

Our Services of Worship the following Sunday 23rd September

10am  Team Service, Edgcott


Mon 17th - Christian Growth Group  7.30pm at 9a Buckingham Road, Steeple Claydon  Contact  Carina on 733882

Tues 18th - Evening Home Group - 7.45pm at Turnstone, North End Road  Contact: Sue 730914.

Wed 19th - Church Mice 10.30-11.30am at St Michael's Church and the Parish Room.  Action songs and a Bible story for under 5s, followed by tea, coffee and chat with toys to play with.  Contact Kate 01296 730655 

Thur 20th - Women's Fellowship  - 2.30pm at 9a Buckingham Road, Steeple Claydon  Contact Carina 733882

Fri 21st - Friday Night Prayer - 6.30-7.30pm Quiet time of prayer and contemplation in the Parish Room.  Contact Phil Gardner 07888 677960

Sat 22nd  - Cream Teas  2-4pm in the Parish Room, St Michael's, Steeple Claydon  


Full information relating to all future events in the Claydons & Swan Team  can be found at https://www.bucksvoice.net/churches-of-the-claydons/events/




Did you know that whenever you buy anything online - from your weekly shop to your annual holiday - you could be raising a free donation for St Michael's Steeple Claydon - Fabric Fund?
There are nearly 3,000 retailers on board ready to make a donation,
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It's really simple, all you have to do is:
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2. Shop. Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first,

pick the retailer you want and start shopping.
  - OR use the donation reminder inserted in your browser menu
3. Raise. After you’ve checked out, that retailer will make a donation
to your good cause for no extra cost whatsoever!
There are no catches or hidden charges and St Michael's Steeple
Claydon Fabric Fund will be really grateful for your donations.  In
the first year we raised over £150 and that's with just 9 people!
If you have any questions speak to Jane Henstock 07956 711234 or Betty Picknell 01296 730465


St Michael’s Community Food Cupboard

The cupboard is located in the entrance to St Michael’s church, anyone who needs food may take what they need. It is not supervised and there are no restrictions at all so anyone who needs it can use it. The cupboard contains simple tinned and packaged food and is open when the church is open, between 9 and 5 every day. Donations are welcome and can simply be left in the cupboard, but please ensure all food is well in date and well packed so as not to attract mice. If you need a bit of food, or know someone who might, this could be for you.


Claydons’ Parish – please pray during the coming week for Alison, Anita, Don, Emma, Emma S,  Esme, James, Lorraine, Sue, Sybil, Trina

Remembering all who have died and their family and friends

Jim Horwood, Gerry Pope