The Donheads & Charlton Harvest Festival - 16th & 17th September 2017

Harvest Festival has always been a time for the whole community to celebrate together. The churches in the Donheads invite you to join them, both for a celebration
supper and also for their traditional Harvest Service.

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Saturday 16th September 2017

6.30 pm for 7.00 pm

Harvest Supper

at

Ludwell Primary School

Bring your own drinks and glasses

Parking available behind the school

Tickets - only in advance:
£10 adults / £5 children
from Ludwell Village Stores (http://www.ludwellstores.co.uk), Bob (tel: 01747 829035), or from all three churches.

 Charlton St John Church

Sunday 17th September 2017

at

St John’s Church, Charlton

10.30 am: Coffee and Children’s activity

11.00 am: Harvest Festival Service

 Any donations of fruit and vegetables to decorate the church would be very welcome. Please deliver to the church at around 10.00 am on the Saturday morning, or leave with Bob Thackray, Churchwarden, before that.

Do come and join us - all will be most welcome.


St Mary’s Patronal Festival, Donhead St Mary - 3rd September 2017

CrucifixThe Patronal Festival of St Mary’s Church, Donhead St Mary will be held on Sunday 3rd September 2017 at 11.00 am. This is a very big event for the whole parish, and it would be wonderful to have a really good congregation. 

There will be a tent in the churchyard with organised activities for children, and we very much hope that families with young children will feel comfortable coming to this service.

 

Please do join us at this service - all will be most welcome.


Family Barn Dance, Charlton - 17th June 2017

*** Important - unfortunately, this event has had to be cancelled
Refunds will be given to those who have already purchased tickets ***

St Mary’s Church Donhead with St John’s Church Charlton invite you to

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Saturday 17th June 2017

from 6.00 pm to 10.00 pm

at

Charlton Manor Farmyard, Charlton, SP7 0EW

(signposted from A30)

Ticket includes burger or hot dog and a half pint, glass of wine or soft drink

Ticket prices: £10 for adults and £5 for children ages 6 to 13; ages 5 and under free.
Available from Ludwell Stores (www.ludwellstores.co.uk
), Greenacre Farm Shop,
Ansty PYO (www.anstypyo.co.uk), Bob (tel: 01747 829035) and after services in both churches.

Pay Bar, Ice Creams and Raffle

Click here to see the location of the event and to obtain directions on how to find it.

Raising money for our two churches and for other local causes. Full details and ticket information to come later.


4 Villages Spring Fete - 21st May 2017

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Donhead St Mary, Charlton, Ludwell and the Coombes

Sunday 21st May 2017

at the Remembrance Field, Charlton, SP7 0PL

The Fete opens at 1.00 pm

'Mr Chips' Fish 'n Chips - Nina's BBQ
Afternoon Teas
Ice Creams

Shaftesbury Town Silver Band

Favourite Traditional Stalls including:

Bottle Stall - Bric-a-Brac - Books - Plants
Clothes - Cakes & Produce  - White Elephant - Bling

Classic Car Display

Sports Activities and Games

Circus Skills

Bouncy Castles

Raffle and Prize Giving at 4.00 pm

Click here to see the location of the event and to obtain directions on how to find it.

Raising money to support specific needs within the community, including the Donhead Sports Club, Donhead Youth Football Team, St Mary's and St John's Churches, Ludwell Primary School, the two Village Halls, Tisbury & District Link Scheme, The Happy Gathering Club and Tisbus.