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Vicar’s Letter August/September 2018

It is a great pleasure to welcome John Beswick Pallister, Laura and baby Matilda to Madeley and Betley.  John will be our Curate for the next few years and our job is to train him to be a good Vicar! … Continue reading

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Vicar’s Letter July 2018

Following in the footsteps of St Cuthbert. In mid May, 12 of us pilgrims from Madeley and Betley walked the 62 miles of the St Cuthbert’s Way from Melrose in Scotland to Holy Island on the NE coast.  We had … Continue reading

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Vicar’s Letter June 2018

Earlier this year, we did a “Prayer Stations” project around church.  Our School children were invited to come and spend time thinking about the world, their lives and God! It was wonderful to see them enjoying the church’s holy space … Continue reading

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Vicar’s Letter May 2018

In May this year we celebrate two vital events in the life of the church: Ascension and Pentecost. The first happens on a Thursday and is often overlooked.  The second commemorates a weird and wonderful event: the coming of the … Continue reading

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Vicar’s Letter Easter 2018

Easter Day this year is April 1st – April Fool’s Day!  And what a day to celebrate Easter! Jesus has been described in many ways: “an inspiration”; “a miracle maker”; “a subversive game changer” – but he has also been … Continue reading

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Parish Council Elections 3rd May 2018

The next Parish and Town Council elections will be held on 3rd May 2018. Have you considered standing as a Parish Councillor? Please follow the link below for further information on the role and expectations of a Parish Councillor. Elections … Continue reading

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Vicar’s Letter March 2018

Somebody recently asked me: If Jesus was so amazing with all the healings and miracles he did, why didn’t he just carry on and do lots more and change more lives? It’s a good question. Curing someone with leprosy, restoring … Continue reading

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Madeley Rural Community Charity Notice of AGM

Please find below further details of the AGM to be held on Saturday 17th February at 12:00pm. Notice of AGM feb 18

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Madeley Parish Council-Public Consultation-Budget 2018/19

There will be a Public Meeting for all Parishioners to be held on Thursday 4th January 2018 at 7:00pm at The Madeley Centre. Madeley Parish Council wish to consult with the local community and listen to comments about the proposed … Continue reading

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Vicar’s Letter February 2018

Valentine’s Day (14th February) this year coincides with Ash Wednesday!  And what a combination: both about love! People express love in all kinds of ways: chocolates and flowers, physical affection, undivided attention, acts of service and kindness are just some … Continue reading

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