Benefice News and Forthcoming Events

Details of forthcoming events around the Benefice can be found by clicking on the appropriate button below:

De Grey Mausoleum

The De Grey Mausoleum – opening 2 days in September

English Heritage are planning to open the De Grey Mausoleum in Flitton Church on two dates in September.  This is your opportunity to have a look round this historic Mausoleum  so why not put the date in your diary? Opening times are: Sunday 5th September – 2pm – 4pm Wednesday 15th September – 2pm – 4pm

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bike n hike

Historic Churches Trust – Bike ‘n Hike

The annual Bike ‘n Hike organised by the Beds & Herts Historic Churches Trust is on 11 September.  This is a sponsored event with 50% of all monies raised returned to the local church. Margaret Butt from Flitton has started getting into training and says ‘It’s some years since I had done any cycling at all so it’s quite hard.

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Food Banks

Food Banks

The next Food Bank collection in Silsoe will be on 14 August. Non-perishable food donations are currently being gathered at 1 Bedford Avenue and 10 Yew Tree Close.  If you wish to donate some food, please do so by 13 August.  Please contact Jill Liddle on 01525 860117 for further information. Flitton Church has a box for non-perishable food donations

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HRH the Duke of Edinburgh

HRH the Duke of Edinburgh

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh It is with great sadness that we received the news of the death of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh. Our prayers are offered for Her Majesty the Queen and members of the Royal Family at this time, and for all who are grieving this loss. We also offer our thanksgiving to

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