Benefice News and Forthcoming Events

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

Rev Payne at Home

Resignation Announcement

To the church family at Silsoe, Flitton & Pulloxhill, Over the past few weeks Jo and I have had the opportunity to draw breath and reflect on the past year and to think over a growing uncertainty I have been feeling about my appointment to the churches here. The conclusion I have reluctantly reached is that I do not really

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Afghan map

AFGHAN REFUGEES – LOCAL APPEAL – UPDATED 11/09/2021

Updated 11/09/2021. Rev David is organising a collection for the people who have fled the Taliban and have managed to get to England. Several families are in Luton. They need basic toiletries and food which can be used with limited cooking facilities If you are able to help,  please take your items to The Vicarage in Silsoe as soon as possible or contact Jo Payne on 01525 864858 to arrange collection.

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Harvesting

Virtual Harvest Service – help needed

We are looking at recording a service to celebrate Harvest. If you’d be interested in contributing to in any way (by offering to read, contribute musically, offer technical talents or be involved in any other way), pleasecontact Clare Butler Ellis at clare.butlerellis@gmail.com as soon

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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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