Sherburn in Elmet

A Historic Yorkshire Village

All Saints Church Notices W/C 7th August

9th August, 2017   Church


Today, 6 August          

no evening service

Monday 7

11.40am  Funeral of Brian Tyrrell Quenby (Pontefract Crematorium)

John Mason Neale           

12 noon  Barkston village lunch (at Martin’s)

Tuesday 8

no Morning Prayer (Aberford)


1.30pm  Funeral of Richard James Paul McClay (Sherburn) followed by cremation at York

no Guides (Sherburn Church Hall) until 5 September

no Bell ringing practice (Sherburn) until 5 September

Wednesday 9

Mary Sumner

9.30am  Low Mass (Micklefield)

no Midweek Eucharist (Sherburn) until 6 September

Thursday 10

9.40am  Funeral of Malcolm Flowers (Pontefract Crematorium)


no Choir practice (Sherburn church) until 7 September

Friday 11

Clare of Assisi

Saturday 12

10.00am  Interment of ashes of Terence George Collins (d 11 Jan) (Saxton)

10.00am  Interment of ashes of Vera Bingham (d 28 April) (Sherburn)

Worship next Sunday, 13 August


9.15am  Eucharist (Barkston)

9.30am  Parish Mass (Micklefield)

10.30am  Family Service (Saxton)

10.45am  Eucharist (Sherburn)

11.00am  Morning Worship (Aberford)

no evening services in August

  • During August NB: no evening services at Sherburn during August, ie no Sunday evening service, no Wednesday midweek Eucharists, and no Baptism Preparation. Also no choir practice or bell ringing practice at Sherburn, and no Morning Prayer at Aberford on Tuesdays.  However, there will be Barkston Village Lunch this Monday, 7 August.
  • Friday 25 August, 7.30pm, Barkston church: Concert featuring Anne & Jeff Barnhart, direct from the Boston Spa Jazz Festival. Tickets £10, including refreshments, from Martin Otter, Gwyneth Stephenson or Peter Burgis.
  • Sherburn Craft & Food Festival, August Bank Holiday weekend (Sat 26, Sun 27 & Mon 28 August: Sherburn church will be open as part of the festival.  Volunteers for stewards in church are needed please – there is a sign-up list at the back of church.
  • Looking ahead….. Saturday 25 November: Sherburn Christmas Fair and Grand Prize Draw.  Helpers, and donations for raffle prizes etc will be needed.
  • Mondays 7.30pm: Sherburn Ecumenical Home Fellowship – no meeting now until September
  • Sherburn Church-Sitting: more sitters always needed to help keep the church open as much as possible.  Please contact Brenda Thornton, or 01977 684168.