News and Events

Community Events and information for 2017

Whats on November

(Email news items to stedmunds@cjonesdesign.co.uk)

 

The Bishop's Visitation Lunch at St Edmunds

The Bishop's Visitation Lunch at St Edmunds The Bishop's Visitation Lunch at St Edmunds The Bishop's Visitation Lunch at St Edmunds

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St Edmunds support in 2016

During 2016, your church was able to give support to the following Charities:-
Devon Historic Churches Trust
Haiti Disaster Appeal
Shelter
The Children's Society
The Stroke Unit, Bideford Hospital
The Royal British Legion
Medecin Sans Frontières
The Tear Fund
The Freedom Centre, Barnstaple
The Food Bank.

A big thankyou to the congregations at the various services and to the wider community for their invaluable support.


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Douglas and Caroline Pye and Revd Tony Connell, assistant priest, captured by Mike Yeats during a visit to the village for a project on towns and villages in Devon.

 

 

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Stafford Barton open day

Though a very wet day, we had a great time and raised significant funds for the churches of the Benefice.  We are so grateful to Pat and Lindsay Doran for allowing us to hold the Garden Party at their lovely home.

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St George's service at St Edmunds, 2016

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Winkleigh Young Farmers at the Plough service

 

Winkleigh Young Farmers at the Plough service

10th January 2016,

held at the Dunn's Plough Yard

 

 

 

 


See how our household recycling is dealt with in this video made by residents of Torridge:


2015 events

Revd Susan Oldham's Christingle:

Christingle 2015

Christmas flowers at St Edmunds

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August 2015 Parish Walk

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Photos courtesy of Karin Hewlett

'The Dolton DVD'

A North Devon Village as featured in 'Devon Life' http://devon.greatbritishlife.co.uk/article/two-days-in-the-snow-in-dolton-devon-28348/

The double DVD shows the 4 seasons in Dolton and the surrounding area. Featuring everything from local events such as luncheons, carnival, church walks, people of the village and the farming community still using the old machines for combing etc. Halsdon in spring time, school pancake race and Palm Sunday procession through the village. Lambing and all sorts of activities in and around farms. Scouts and football matches, country fair and Horticultural show, autumn colours and our fantastic snowy winter scenes

The DVD costs £12, with every penny going towards St Edmund’s church.

To buy a copy, contact Karin on karin.hewlett@btinternet.com or 01805 804287


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