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Notice under Local Government Act 1972 (Section 87 (2)

VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the Madeley Parish Council following the resignation on 7th March 2019 of Annette E Newton. Rule 5(2) of the … Continue reading

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Vicar’s Letter March 2019

Dear Friends, Actions speak louder than words … Or so the saying goes! The brilliant thing about Jesus’ life is that he spoke powerfully AND he consistently acted with compassion and integrity. Just take a look at his life: he … Continue reading

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Madeley Parish Council Draft Budget 2019-20 Public Consultation

Madeley Parish Council wishes to consult with Parishioners as regards the proposed draft budget 2019-20. Please come along to the meeting on Thursday 3rd January 2019, 7:00pm and make your views known.

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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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