Monday, 15 January 2018

Dates for your diary for January and February

JANUARY

Monday 8th January: TRIPUDIO CLASS – An hour of gentle exercise for all ages.
See below for other dates. £5 per session. 6 – 7 pm, Village Hall
Saturday 13th January: NEIGHBOURS LUNCH – Soup, fruit and cake, tea and coffee. No
charge but donations requested for Matthew Rusike Children’s Home in Zimbabwe and
Weldmar Hospice. 12.30 Church
Friday 19th January: THE KNIFEMAN COMETH to the Five Bells Car Park. Bring all
your dull blades, if not your wits, to be sharpened! 9.45 am, Five Bells
Sunday 28th January: THE BIG BREAKFAST – Enjoy a traditional English Breakfast –
one of the highlights of the village year! £8 (Under 10 £5) 9 am–2.00 pm, Village Hall
Monday 29th January: WHITCHURCH FILM SOCIETY. Details 01297 480898,
6.45 pm, Village Hall

FEBRUARY

Sunday 4th February: BOWJANGLES! A very welcome return for this exciting quartet -
the singing, dancing, comedy, cabaret, variety, theatrical string quartet. Simply great fun
and very, very talented. Don’t miss their new show, “Excalibow”!
£10, tickets on the door.
3pm Village Hall
Friday 16th February: THE KNIFEMAN COMETH to the Five Bells Car Park. Bring all
your dull blades, if not your wits, to be sharpened! 9.45 am, Five Bells
Sunday 25th February: CHORAL EVENSONG, with the Whitchurch Occasional Choir.
6 pm, Church
Monday 26th February: WHITCHURCH FILM SOCIETY. Details 01297 480898,
6.45 pm, Village Hall

Saturday, 13 January 2018

Entertainment....February 4th

A reminder that Bowjangles! will be performing their exciting new show - Excalibow!-  at the Village Hall in Whitchurch Canonicorum on Sunday 4th February at 3 pm.

'BOWJANGLES ARE A STRING QUARTET WHO CAN REALLY PLAY. THEY DANCE WHILST THEY PLAY. THEY SING WHILST THEY PLAY. THEY LEAP, TUMBLE, JUGGLE AND JOKE WHILST THEY PLAY...'


Due to demand - we expect to be sold-out, as we were last time - we are now taking advance bookings for this event. For reservations please email Cynthia Bain - cbain7@gmail.com or call 01297 489629. 

Two members of the band studied at the Purcell School and the concert is promoted jointly by the Whitchurch Purcellians and The Friends of St Candida.

We do hope you will join us - you will love it!

Thursday, 28 December 2017

Neighbours Lunch

Please come to the 

Neighbours Lunch

at the Church
on Saturday 13th of January

from 12.30pm 
Soup, Fruit and Cake, Tea/coffee


Donations to the Matthew Rusike Childrens Home in Zimbabwe and Weldmar Hospice


Wednesday, 20 December 2017

Christmas At The Church

Dear Friends

We hope you will join us to celebrate Christmas in the Church:

Thursday 21st December: CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT - The traditional service of Lessons and Carols for Choir and Congregation, with the Whitchurch Occasional Choir, directed by John Bain. Mince pies and mulled wine to follow. 7 PM

Children are especially welcome to lead the singing of Away in a Manger, so please encourage them to come!

NB:There is limited parking at the church (best to get there early) but additional space is available at Berehayes Holiday Cottages, The Five Bells and the Village Hall. Wherever you park, please ensure you do not block access or other cars and, if in the lane, please make sure there is room for tractors, the milk tanker and emergency vehicles to pass.

Sunday 24th December: CANDLELIT MIDNIGHT MASS for Christmas Eve. 11 pm

Monday 25th December: EUCHARIST FOR CHRISTMAS DAY at Stanton St Gabriel. 9.30 am

Happy Christmas to you all!

Monday, 27 November 2017

A Dorset Christmas Evening, book your tickets now.........

On Saturday 9th December:

RETURN OF THE MUMMERS!

A Dorset Christmas Evening, featuring music from the Wyld Band and, of course, the Symondsbury Mummers.

Tickets (£10, £8 Friends), including mulled wine and mince pies, from 01297 489795 or
michaelwest@ryallfarm.com. 7.30 pm Village Hall

NB This event sold out last time so best to book soon.