April Walk in Belford

Although some of us had done this walk before it is still a lovely one.  As it was holiday time, we had all the Cartwright family which was a bonus, as well as others here on holiday, so we were 16 in all!  The regular advance parties were already there when we arrived, finishing their […]

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Christian Aid Week 2022

Christian Aid Week 2022  – May 15th -21st  TWO EVENTS IN ALNWICK TO SUPPORT CHRISTIAN AID  Glass and China Stall on Saturday 14th May in the Fish Market, Alnwick 9am -4pm Plant Stall on Saturday 21st May in the Market Square, Alnwick 9am -4pm This year Christian Aid are focusing on areas of the world […]

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Holy Week and Easter

Services Maundy Thursday – There will be a joint service on Thursday 14th April, 7:30pm. at Warkworth URC This will be the Tenebrae, the service of shadows. Good Friday – Act of Witness- This will take place in Alnwick Market Place at 12 noon, arranged by Christians Together in Alnwick. We will gather by a […]

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A Surprise Evening for Madeline!

2ND ALNWICK (ST JAMES’S) GUIDES AND BROWNIES The Guides and Brownies invited Madeline to join them for an International Evening in February. However, due to very strong forecast winds, this was postponed to March. Madeline duly turned up and was in for a wonderful surprise! Brownies and Guides had gathered to make a presentation and […]

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March Walk

We had an amazing turn out and were 16 in total! A problem resulted in that Circa Café in Amble had other bookings so could only seat 10 of us. Fortunately, everyone was very understanding and it all resolved itself! Our walk took us round the lake, with the majority of the group opting for […]

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February Church Walk

Twelve of us met at the layby near Denwick Bridge and headed off towards Peter’s Mill. The Cycle Track was new to some of the group, while the number of houses being built was rather depressing. It was good to see that Lough House, where the Tears lived, was being renovated. After crossing the Aln we walked up through the beech […]

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Lent Lunches

  Christian’s Together in Alnwick will be holding light lunches of soup, roll and cheese each Thursday in Lent, St James’s Church Hall at 12noon. We look forward to welcoming everyone for a time of fellowship and food. Money raised will go to Christian Aid and Cafod. Next one is on Thursday 31st March  at […]

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Hot off the Press!

Stories From Our Journey  – St James’s History from 1968 to the Present  By Alasdair Pratt    82 pages of easy reading, memories and stories. Professionally printed, colour pictures throughout.  Just £ 7.50 a copy.  Where possible, copies will be distributed by hand otherwise a P&P charge of £2 will be added. Cash or cheques accepted […]

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Friday Night Brownie Sleepover 

 26th November Little did we know this would coincide with STORM  ARWEN! We’d just finished cooking the Pizzas when the power went off, and the emergency lighting came on.  One way of finding out it works!  A fun time making mats with Hama Beads, then hot chocolate and biscuits before heading for sleeping bags and […]

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Christmas Crafts Afternoon

Saturday 4th December     Almost 70 Rainbows, Brownies and Guides from Alnwick, Shilbottle, Felton, Longframlington and west to beyond Rothbury and Thropton, all had a happy afternoon making Christmas Crafts to take home.  Lots and lots of disinfecting hands and mask wearing by the older ones and adults.  St James’s Hall was a perfect venue.

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