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Sat 29 Feb 2020 Beetle Drive

Come to the Beetle drive in St Mary's Church Hall 7-10pm. Tea/coffee cake. Bring your own drink if you wish. £6. Tickets available from hall [at] sandbachchurch [dot] co [dot] uk (subject: Beetle%20Drive%20tickets) (Sylvia), Marjorie, Gill or Judith, contactable at Thursday teas. An entertaining night for all ages.

Wed 25 Dec 2019 Christmas Day Lunch

Christians Together in Sandbach. This is for anyone who would otherwise be spending Christmas Day alone. Also we need helpers from 12 noon onwards to serve the meals. Please contact Katie 01270 760270, or Joan.

Sun 8 Dec 2019 Christmas Lunch

The Christmas Lunch will be held in the Church Hall 12:15pm for 12:30pm. Tickets will be on sale soon from the social committee or church warden, and Thursday Teas.

Mon 11 Nov 2019 Memories of the Church Hall

If anyone has any memories from the Church School. Please could you let the Heritage Working Group, Sheenagh, Brian, or John have them.

Sat 2 Nov 2019 Autumn Fair

Come along and bring your friends

If you would like a stall please call Gill Savage on 265161.

Cakes, items for the stalls, raffle and tombola will be very welcome.

Tue 22 Oct 2019 Dane Valley Arts Society, are you a member?

If you a member of St Mary's and you are a member of the Dane Valley Arts Society, or would like to become a member please get in touch.

More details: Project

Mon 21 Oct 2019 Revised Forms added

Revised Forms have been added to the site. These are:

  • Gift Aid dcelaration Form
  • Gift Aid information
  • Standing Order form

Please ensure you have the most recent ones when filling them in. Thank you

Sun 29 Sep 2019 Thomas' last service before his retirement

Our 10:00am Parish Eucharist service will be the last one Thomas will give in his time at Sandbach, and the last before his retirement. We wish Thomas and Catherine well in their retirement. Thomas' last service.

Tue 17 Sep 2019 The Heritage of Sandbach and St Mary's Church

A brand new presentation by Minshull Archives.  Free entry by ticket available from Peevers, Godfrey C Williams & Son, and the church warden. Donation on admission for Church Funds. Evening includes a free glass of wine or soft drink.

Sun 25 Aug 2019 Summer Lunch

Summer lunch in the church hall, tickets from the social committee

Thu 18 Jul 2019 Harp and Flute Concert

Lunchtime concert 12:15pm: Harp Lauren Scott, Flute Conrad Marshall. Donations to Church Funds. Please give generously these are professional musicians and will be a musical treat.

Sun 26 May 2019 Afternoon tea

4:30-6pm St. Mary's church Hall

Enjoy afternoon tea provided by the choir before attending Choral Evensong

Sat 18 May 2019 Table Top Sale

St. Mary's Church Hall. From 10am until 1pm.

Thanks to everyone who supported this event and made it a success.

Sun 12 May 2019 Christian Aid Week 12-18 May

This year the focus is on Sierra Leone, working alongside local communities to build better health clinics and improve hygiene practices.

Please give generously when the red envelope pops through your door.

Mon 8 Apr 2019 Annual Parochial Meeting

The Annual Parochial Meeting and Annual Vestry Meeting took place on Sunday 8th April 2019.

Full report 2019

Mon 18 Mar 2019 Fun at the Beetle Drive

Fun was had at the Beetle drive at the weekend. It was well attended with 13 tables of players all competing to get their Beetle finished first. More information can be found Beetle Drive 2019

Sat 16 Mar 2019 16th March 7pm - Beetle Drive

Don't miss St Mary's Beetle Drive held in St Mary's Church Hall at 7pm.
Last year this was a very popular event for all ages.
Get your tickets now from any Social Committee member.

Wed 6 Mar 2019 Ash Wednesday - A good time to say you are sorry

Ash Wednesday is on 6th March 2019 7:30pm Holy Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes.

Have you done something which haunts you? Which makes you feel restless and defensive, every time you think of it? Why not deal with it this month, and put it behind you? Whatever your mistake has been, consider what the Bible has to say to you:

'I have not come to call the virtuous but sinners to repentance' (said Jesus). (Luke 5:32)

This is an extract from the church magazine March edition: Challenge Magazine


Sun 24 Feb 2019 Fairtrade Fortnight 25th February - 10th March

This year the focus is on chocolate, specifically on the people (in particular women ) who grow the cocoa in our favourite treat.

For the two weeks of Fairtrade fortnight, the story of cocoa farmers in Cote D'Ivoire is being told (through the eyes of women) on the website

Sun 17 Feb 2019 Sunday 17th February

On Sunday 17th February the Vicar's 'surgery' held 2-3pm and Choral Evensong is cancelled at 3:30pm. Apologies for any inconvenience.