Induction Service of Revd Paul Dawson
Tenebrae Service at St Mary's
'He is Risen Indeed'
  • Services

    21st April 2019 - Easter Day

    9.30am Festival Sung Eucharist CW
    Celebrant & Preacher: The Vicar
    Readings: Acts 10: 34-43
    John 20: 1-18
    Organ: Toccata (Symphonie V) – C-M WIDOR


    6.30pm Evensong BCP
    Officiant & Preacher: The Vicar
    Readings: Isaiah 43: 1-21
    John 20: 19-23
    Organ: Toccata – Théodore DUBOIS

    28th April 2019 - Second Sunday of Easter

    9.30am All Age Worship CW
    1.00pm Holy Baptism
    6.30pm Healing Communion BCP

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  • Notices

    Pilgrimage to The National Memorial Arboretum

    Saturday 18th May 2019
    The coach has now been booked and we will leave The Loop
    at 8.30am.
    The cost will be £16 per person. There are still places
    Please pay Alan Newton as soon as possible.

    Ladies Dinner

    Tuesday 4th June
    7pm for 7.30pm
    The Badger, Church Minshull
    2 Courses for £17 per person
    Please complete a menu off the
    noticeboard at the back of church and return it with your money by the 19th May to Linda Dutton, Chris Newton or Pam Davies.
    (All drinks to be
    purchased and paid for at the bar on the

    Gentlemen’s Dinner

    Monday 29th April 7.00pm for 7.30pm
    at The Plough, Whitegate.
    Please sign the list at the back of the churches


    Whitegate Walking Garden Safari

    Sat 4th May 2019
    2pm to 5pm
    £10 per person (under 12s go free)
    includes afternoon tea
    Meet at The Mews on the day to receive a booklet and directions etc. Speak to Tom Crawford for information and see Carole Sweet for tickets.

    Movies at The Mews

    Tuesday 23rd April 2019
    Refreshments from 6.30 p.m. Film starts at 7.00 p.m. prompt (and will finish around 9.00)
    Finding your feet (2017)
    Starring Joanna Lumley, Timothy Spall, Celia Imrie, & Imelda
    Staunton. Set in London, Surrey and Rome with some great cinematography, it’s a film to show that
    retirement is just the beginning…...
    Book by signing up on the notice board or contact Chris: 01606 593260 –

    Blooming Beauties

    Once again, we are offering a range of professionally-grown, bedding plants at competitive prices.
    Order forms & details are with every magazine or pick one up in St Mary’s or from Chris & Andrew Ball.


    Parking on The Loop

    The PCC have been working with school with regard to the parking on The Loop. New no parking signs and one way signs are being purchased. Will all members of St Mary’s also observe the parking rules.
    Please note, the Loop operates with a one way system with entry by the church and exit by the school. There is NO parking on the inner side of the loop by the Green as access is required at all times and should remain free flowing. Thank you, St Mary’s PCC


    When you are doing your weekly shop please give a thought to those less fortunate than
    ourselves and buy an extra tin or packet and bring it to church on the Sunday and place it in the basket at the back of church.

    Mews Bookings

    All enquiries for availability and charges should be made via Margaret Baldini 01606 883279

    Prayer List

    We welcome new names of those who are ill to be added to our weekly list for prayer. This is intended for a short to medium term prayer list.
    After two months names will be
    transferred to the vicars long term
    prayer list. You can of course request that the name goes back on the list for a further period.
    Regular updates would be appreciated about the condition of those who are sick.
    Please let the vicar or Linda Dutton know.

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

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.