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Foodbank Emergency Appeal

April was incredibly busy at the Trussell Trust Foodbank – we ran out of many items and were not able to give out nutritionally balanced food parcels. We desperately need your help. We especially need: tinned tomatoes, long life juice, tinned fruit, rice pudding, coffee, long life milk, sugar and cooking oil. We are also getting low on: tuna and jam. Also useful: baby milk/food, nappies and toiletries. For … Continue reading Foodbank Emergency Appeal

Christian Aid Week

Christian Aid Week is 15–21 May, and will focus on Bangladesh and those who live near rivers and in flood plains, and are threatened by flooding. Can you help? We need volunteers for the St Thomas’ Parish door-to door collection, on Tuesday 17 May at 7pm. Please contact Peter King for further information.

Table Quiz on Friday 22nd

It’s Quiz time again – the table quiz is at 7.30pm on Friday 22nd April. Hosted by NI’s top quizmaster, Norman Grier, it will be an evening of fun for all the family. Come as a team, or join one on the night! £3 per person, 6 people per team.

3rd Annual Smartie Tube Appeal

The Smartie tube appeal was launched this April. It’s easy and great fun (especially for kids) – simply collect your Smartie Tube from Church, deal with the contents(!!) and fill it with either 20p or £1 coins as you go along through the year. Don’t forget to bring it back on Sunday 2nd April 2017!

Food Collection

Thank you to everyone who contributed to the Trussell Trust Foodbank. This month the items in short supply are: Juice (long-life cartons), Long-life milk, Sugar, Rice Pudding, Custard, Jam, Coffee, Tinned Fish, and Tinned Tomatoes. Toiletries and baby items (nappy size 4 & 5) are also needed. As usual, please leave your gifts in the … Continue reading Food Collection