Saints Alive: Stanhoe and Barwick Newsletter

August 2023

Parish Council Matters:–

For information please contact the Parish Clerk at

Stanhoe Methodist Church:–

Services will be held at Stanhoe Methodist church on alternate Sundays during the summer, as follows. All are welcome at our SERVICES this Summer, 2023:–

  • 30th July at 11:00am:– Morning Worship Services
  • 13th & 27th August at 11:00am:– Morning Worship Services

Nearby, Methodist Churches at Dersingham, Snettisham, Heacham and Hunstanton, all hold Morning Worship Services every Sunday at 10:30am.

Stanhoe and Barwick WI news:–

Thursday 3rd August:– A flower arranging demonstration by Crystal Dyball.

Thursday 7th September:– Claire Howard will be demonstrating jewellery making.

Venue:– The Reading Room, Stanhoe.

Time:– 2:00pm.

Visitors are most welcome. Our charge is £5, which includes refreshments.

Please contact Valerie (01485 576261) for further details.

Hunstanton & District Community Voices

We are hosting a come and sing evening on Monday 25th September 2023, 7:00 pm The Way, Christian Fellowship Hall, Downs Close, Hunstanton.

Here are a few comments from our members on why they sing:–

“Singing makes you feel good.”

“Singing brightens even the sunniest day.”

“Singing is your passport to a short break from everyday stress.”

“Singing has added a new dimension to my life.”

Parking on site, free entry, and free refreshments provided.

Come and try us out, and see if you like it, you never know how much you may enjoy the experience!

For more information contact:, tel 07802 879976.

Wright’s Charity:–

John Wright’s Charity exists in the village for the provision of awards to children of primary school age, those leaving primary to go on to senior school and awards towards the cost of further education or apprenticeships. Awards given to those in further education or apprenticeships are payable upon submission of receipts for items purchased.

Anyone wishing to apply for awards should contact the Secretary on Tel: 01485 518409

August weather:–

Apparently, according to Michelle Woodswaldron:–

August is a lovely month
Long hot summer days
Near the end they’re getting short
Autumn’s on its way.

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