Inspired by other places around the country that turn their village into a giant advent calendar, St Mary’s are very grateful to those who volunteered to decorate a window representing a part of the nativity story.
The Holiday Hunger Programme has been launched to provide extra support to children and their families this half term. The County Council is working with the Active Essex Foundation to extend the programme. It will see 33 programmes available across the county and more than 1,000 children provided with free activities and food.
St Mary’s Church is Helping
St Mary’s church is offering support, on Tuesday to Friday of this week, to families adversely affected by the Pandemic;
After a quiet weekend for local news, day 43 (6 weeks and a day!!!), brings us a few bits of news that might interest. Also a rather lovely parody of Cat Stevens’ Father & Son and other light relief. So we have:
The parish has a low crime rate but does suffer from occasional antisocial behaviour and parking issues, along with sporadic rural crime. West Bergholt Parish Council are supporting Essex Police to increase local and visible policing in their area. We nearly had Continue reading “Day 43 of Lockdown – the “Specials” edition”