Posts from April 2022

School Takeover Challenge

On Wednesday and Thursday this week (6-7 April 2022) we had an additional volunteer who came to us from Didcot Girls’ School as part of the National Takeover Challenge to help as part of the catering team in our Café@35. The Takeover Challenge is a fun, hugely successful and exciting activity for children and young people across England to take over adult roles in the workplace – whether it’s a business or a voluntary organisation. The aim is to put…

Ladies who lunch – April

A monthly get together on the first Tuesday of the month. Today we were pleased that eleven ladies were able to meet up at the College Oak, Peachcroft, to enjoy a lovely meal, in lovely company. It was a very chatty and happy couple of hours – well, you know, once ladies get together, we can talk for England….well, perhaps Abingdon at least! One of the topics of conversation was surprisingly about ChurchSuite and how to set it up and…

Lunchtime music hour

A fundraising initiative to raise important funds to help pay off loans taken out when we redeveloped the church and sanctuary. The first one was actually in March 2020, but we only had one before the pandemic and lockdowns. So, we were delighted to be in a position to try again and have just enjoyed the second of the musical hours. The idea is to come and listen while munching your lunch (either your own packed lunch or something bought…