Two new people were elected to serve on the Parochial Church Council and we look forward to working with them to maintain and prosper the work of the Church of England in this Parish.
The church building is open every Wednesday 10-4pm BST(9-3pmGMT) during school term times for quiet reflection or historic interest. This year the building will be open every day from 10am-4 pm from Mon 9th to Friday13th July.
The PCC have been given monies to service and repair the Turret Clock in the tower- this is in progress the north face is now telling the correct time-the south face will take a little longer .
Christmas Eve - Carols by Candlelight--A traditional service with well known carols for everyone to sing and readings telling the Christmas story was attended by over 100 people who crammed into the small building of St Leonard and gave a generous total of about £650 (which will be worth more when the gift aid is added) to the Children's society
COFFEE MORNING at Old Station House Mill Lane
Next meeting - Wednesday 17th January:- Farmer Eric Barnes will tell us of village characters of the past
Do come anytime after 10 am for coffee
PCC- Next meetings on 6th March 2018 2.00pm in the Village Hall
Do talk about any ideas or questions you have to Vicky the vicar, Liz Bannister or Liz Hillman, the churchwardens, or to your representatives. Chris, Dave, Eric, Michael, Michael or Roger.
Wiltshire Historic Churches --'Ride and stride' A sponsored Bike ride or walk to raise for the Trust and for St Leonard Stanton Fitzwarren on Saturday 9th September Several people rode and enjoyed the day despite the afternoon rain .Money raised will be shared between the Trust and our Parish Church.
Contact Liz Hillman (01793 762935) for details
Food Bank:- Non -perishable food is collected every week in church and taken to a collecting point if you would like to contribute just put any items in the plastic box just inside the church door on any Wednesday when the building is open.
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