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    Priest in Charge: Canon Stephen Wright
    01953 887183


     This Weeks Pew Leaflet

    Main Sunday Service Times

    Banham 9.30am

    Old Buckenham 9.30am

    New Buckenham 11am (2nd Sundays 6.30pm April-October)

    Wilby 2nd Sundays 9.30am

    Quidenham 3rd Sundays 11am

    Eccles 4th Sundays 11am

    Every 5th Sunday of a month we have a joint benefice service at 10am with all churches taking part together in one of our six churches

    A Thank you from Bishop Graham

      Over 1,800 people gathered over two services at Norwich Cathedral on Sunday 25th November to give thanks for the ministry of Bishop Graham & his wife Julie. There is a photo gallery of the service here, and you can see his thank you to everyone here
    (Bishop Graham about to start his last service

    Here's a short video clip from Archbishop Justin Welby on the difference that knowing Jesus has made for him, and inviting us to pray for God's kingdom to come.

    Banham Church Cafe and Quidenham Reading Room coffee morning continue - St. Mary's Banham 10-noon and Reading Room 11-12.30pm on Saturday 2nd March.
    St. Mary's Banham Film Night
    2nd March 7pm meal, 7.45pm film
    Forget those winter blues and lap up the sunshine, Swimming with men, is coming to Banham
    Bar and Food
    £5.00 in advance for tickets, £5.50 on the night, food 4.00. Doors open 7.00pm film starts 7.45
    On the 6th March we have: The Greatest Showman - an interesting choice to both enjoy, but also to meditate on in the month when the most significant 'show' on earth is remembered.
    Ash Wednesday Service
    6 Mar 2019, 7:30 p.m.
    Our six parishes join together in Old Buckenham for one united start to the Lenten season. Before you come, consider what act of self discipline and discipleship you are going to concentrate on this year, and use the service to mark the start of that project.


    Youth Cafe

    Fridays 8-10pm (term time)
    St Mary's Banham
    For young people over 11

    Contact: Steph or Jonathan 01953 887396

    Integrate Youth for Christ


    Fridays 6.15- 7.15 pm (term time)
    For Children up to 9 years. Bible stories, quizzes, songs, games & craft activities.  Meets at Rowencroft, Kenninghall Road, Banham.
    Contact: Steve & Gill Eggleton 01953 887579


    Our next Messy Church is at the beginning of March at

    St Mary's, Banham

    4-6pm on the 3rd March

    All Welcome!

    Future dates:

    Messy Extra - 14th April

    Messy Church - 5th May

    If you would like to be on our Messy Mailing list please contact the vicar, Steve: 01953 887183


     Open Door


    St Mary's, Banham
    Every third Tuesday of the month


    Tea, cakes and a friendly chat.


    Banham Cafe

    Come and relax at

    The Quidenham Reading Room Coffee Morning 10.30am - 12noon


    St. Mary's Church Cafe, Banham 10am - 12noon 1st Saturday of each month 

    All Welcome



    St Mary, Banham

    St Mary's Banham and St. Martin's New Buckenham

    There is a collection point at the church for non-perishable items such as tinned and dried goods  for the Waveny Food Bank. The food is distributed to people in crisis in many areas from the Diss centre.  Please help if you can spare something.

    Thank You


    All Saints, Old Buckenham



     All Saints, Old Buckenham



    Holy Communion

    1st Tuesday of the month

    10am Old Buckenham

    Followed at 10.30 by

    Coffee & Chat

    in the Church Rooms


    Old Buckenham
    Church Rooms

    The Church Rooms are used regularly for events in the village ie. Scouts, Art Club, Children's Parties, Photographyu, Table top sales, Coffee Mornings, PCC meetings, Monthly Whist, Mardle afternoon, Karate, Wine and Social Club, Green Rights and other occasions such as Funerals, Weddings, Sunday School.

    If you would like to book the venue please ring
    Lydia Darrah 01953 861360


    St Martin, New Buckenham






    St Martin, New Buckenham


    St Mary, Eccles






    St Mary, Eccles







    All Saints, Wilby


    St Andrew, Quidenham




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