News Snippets from Sedgefield and the surrounding area


Friends of St Edmund’s AGM
Friends of St Edmund’s will have an opportunity to hear about a year of ‘great progress and a few frustrations’ at their annual meeting in the Welcome Room at St Edmunds at 7pm on Tuesday, October 30th.  It’s also an opportunity to have a say in the election of officers and committee and to plan the social programme for the coming year.  Chairman Ron Eyley said this week: “The Friends work hard to help those whose role is to safeguard the church for future generations. We are very grateful to the many people and organisations who support us in all we do”. 
23rd Oct 2018

Double celebration for Doris at Willowdene
Most popular person at the Tuesday morning service at Sedgefield’s Willowdene Care Home was church member Doris Pearce. Not only was she welcomed back after a long and challenging illness but it was also her birthday. (We can’t tell you it was her 84th birthday!).  Flowers were presented to Doris by Angela Penman on behalf of Willowdene and by Lay Reader Michael King on behalf of members of the Parish of the Upper Skerne. The Care Home congregation then sang Happy Birthday.  “It was a wonderful occasion for everyone”, said church member Dorothy Ringer.
12th June 2018


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