• Services

    20th April 2014 - Easter Sunday

    9.30am  Sung Eucharist CW
    Celebrant and Preacher: Canon Christopher Burkett
    Readings: Acts 10: 34-43
    Everyone is welcome to join us for coffee in the Mews following the service.

    6.30pm  Evensong BCP
    Officiant and Preacher:  Dr John Stopford
    Readings: Song of Solomon 3: 2-5, 8: 6-7
    Revelation 1: 12-18

    27th April 2014 - Second Sunday of Easter
    9.30am Family Service CW followed by the APCM
    6.30pm Healing Communion BCP

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  • Notices

    Village Fair

    Gifts/Collection Day
    Tuesday 6th May 1.30pm-5.30pm
    in the Mews
    Please bring good quality toys, books, bric-a-brac, unwanted gifts and small items for the lucky dip. Bottles for the tombola, jewellery, handbags & accessories.
    SORRY No fabrics or electrical items.
    Please bring cakes and plants on the morning of the fair.
    The 60th Village Fair is to be held on Saturday 17th May 2014.
    Village Fair raffle tickets are available from Carole Sweet.

    Induction Service

    The Induction of Canon Chris Humphries as vicar of Whitegate & Little Budworth will take place on Thursday 22nd May 2014 7.30pm at Little Budworth.


    Lent Lunches

    Linda & Chris would like to thank everyone who made soup or came along to enjoy it over the six weeks in Lent. £398.50 was raised for church funds.


    This years APCM is to be held on Sunday 27th April following the 9.30am service. All welcome.
    Nominations are required for two wardens (appointed annually), three PCC members and three Deanery Synod members.

    Mid Cheshire Foodbank

    Please put your donations of nonperishable food in the basket at the back of church.


    Welcome Party

    14th June 12.30pm
    The Social & Fundraising Committee are organising a 'Bring & Share' Traditional Ploughman's Lunch as a meet and greet for Canon Chris Humphries and his wife Barbara. This is to be held in the Mews and on the green where we will be placing some Gazebos to extend the party.
    We hope that as many as possible will come to welcome Chris & Barbara, who are looking forward to meeting everyone.
    There will be a list at the back of church for food contributions at the beginning of May.

    A date for your diary

    Sunday 29 June
    Jane Millinchip will be  Ordained as Deacon
    Chester Cathedral 10am
    Festival Choral Evensong
    St Mary’s Whitegate 6.30pm
    Sung by St Mary’s Singers and led by Jane Millinchip
    Followed by a Bring & Share Supper in The Mews

Join the Choir or St Mary's Singers

St Mary's Singers meets three times each year to perform special concerts and services. The nucleus of the group is the church choir, to which are added singers from around the area who are keen to take part but cannot make a regular, weekly commitment. All are welcome to participate. Please contact our Organist & Choirmaster Andrew Millinchip music@stmaryswhitegate.org

Whitegate School

Our involvement with Whitegate Primary School has enabled us to build relationships with the young people and provide a safe environment within which they can meet and continue the friendships forged at Primary School when they move onto High School.