Notices for Sunday 28th October – Twenty-first Sunday after Trinity

posted 5 Nov 2012, 00:19 by Richard Jones   [ updated 5 Nov 2012, 00:21 ]


10.30am Parish Communion

Rev’d Canon John Hartley 

6.30pm Holy Communion

Rev’d Roland Nicholson 

Tuesday 30th October

9.30am Morning Prayer 

Friday 2nd November

11am All Souls

Rev’d Roland Nicholson 

Sunday 4th November

10.30am Parish Communion

Rev’d  Roland Nicholson 

6.30pm Evensong and Sermon

Rev’d Toby Webber

This week

Monday 29th October

6pm - 7pm Office Hour 

Tuesday 30th October

10.00am  -11.30am Coffee in the Narthex 

Wednesday 31st October

6.30pm – 7.30pm Choir Practice

 Office Hour – Every Monday Rev’d Roland Nicholson will be having an “Office Hour” in the Narthex between 6pm and 7pm when he will be available to discuss arrangements for Baptisms,Weddings or any other spiritual matter.

Prayers for the Sick

Kenneth Wilkinson, Mike Fields, John Holroyd, Roly Peagram, Edna Houghton, Edith Thompson, James Kinder, Giles Tipton, Carol Wain,

Mary Keefe, Heath Mackereth,

Arthur Sharp, Michelle Wouldsworth, Andrew Mercer


Prayers for the Departed

Sandra Procter

Pauline Etherington

Jack Gallimore


All Souls Service - Friday 2nd November

Please note that this year it will be held at 11.00am and not at 7.30pm as before

If you wish a loved one to be remembered at this service, please add their name to the list in the Narthex.

Dates for your Diary

Saturday 10th November 11am – 1pm

Autumn Fayre

Monday 12th November 7.00pm

Vestry Meeting followed by the PCC meeting

Tuesday 13th November 7.30pm

Mothers Union Meeting 

Election of Churchwarden:  As Hilda is retiring at the end of October a new Churchwarden will need electing.  There will be an extraordinary Vestry Meeting on Monday 12th November in the Narthex at 7.00pm.  A notice giving details of the election and who can attend and vote is displayed on the church notice boards.  Nomination forms are available from Graham or Hilda.

 Blackburn Foodbank: People’s generosity means the Foodbank will be open for business very shortly. On the noticeboard there is a letter of thanks as well as information also about visiting and opportunities for volunteering. Jim and Sue Saunders 812403

Election of Police and Crime Commissioner for Lancashire: There is an event at the Cathedral on Thursday 1st November at 7.30pm which is an opportunity to meet, listen to and question the candidates who are standing in the election on November 15th.  If you wish to go please email: 

If you wish to contribute anything to the notices please send an email to or ring 01254 813565 by Thursday evening.