St. Nicholas Church, Silton, Dorset


   St Nicholas Church
   Silton, Dorset
   SP8 5PR

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Welcome to the website of St Nicholas Church, Silton, Dorset.

Priest Canon Bede Cooper 01963 250503
Churchwardens David Masters 01747 840288
  Anne Bridge 01963 31983


On this site we hope to provide you with all the news and information about St. Nicholas Church and the Parish of Silton in Dorset.  If anyone wishes to post relevant information on the site, please could they e-mail their material to one or other of the Churchwardens, who will be responsible for the content.

To find St. Nicholas Church, please click here.

Col. JASPER BROWELL
Col. Jasper Browell's burial will be at St Nicholas, Silton, on Friday 20th October at 11.00 a.m. at which just the family will be attending.  A Service of Thanksgiving for his life has been arranged to take place at the Garrison Church, Larkhill , Wiltshire, SP4 8QT at 12 noon on Tuesday 7th November to be followed by a Celebration in the mess for his very many friends. It was his wish that no-one should should miss a day's shooting or hunting to attend.

 

The funeral directors are Peter Jackson Funeral Services, Harwood House, Newbury, Gillingham, Dorset SP8 4QJ  or Mons, High St, Henstridge, BA9 0RB.  Tel No: 01963 362570

NOTICES

 

TEA AT THE SILTON RITZ
This event will be held at the Village Hall on Wednesday 30th August 2017 starting at 3.00 p.m.  Please book beforehand with Marian Honeywill on 01747 840507 or by email. 

 

The cost of the tea will be 8 and will include a glass of Proseco.  All proceeds will be for Silton Village Hall.

HARVEST FESTIVAL
Harvest Festival will be on Sunday 8th October and will be followed by a Harvest Lunch in the Village Hall.   Please book your place by Thursday 5th October with Anne (01963 31983) or Diana (01747 840288). 

RACHEL HARRIS' RETIREMENT AS ORGANIST
Rachel has decided to retire as our committed organist after over 50 years.   It is planned to celebrate her dedication for so many years and this will take place in the Village Hall prior to the Harvest Lunch on 8th October.

ADVANCE NOTICE - CHRISTMAS COFFEE MORNING – 11th NOVEMBER
 
The Christmas Coffee Morning and Bring and Buy sale will be held in the Village Hall from 10 a.m. to 12 noon on Saturday 11th November.  Please bear this in mind when thinking about Christmas cookery!

PCC MEETINGS
Extraordinary Meeting
: Tuesday 3rd October at 5.00 p.m. in the Village Hall

Meeting:  Tuesday 14th November at 5.00 p.m. in the Village Hall

 

FOOD BANK
There is always a collection box in the Church porch for donations to the Food Bank in Gillingham which is regularly emptied (there are some lists inside it indicating what they are most pleased to receive) and they are always very grateful.

 

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