Week of Sunday 24th April, Easter 2


Sunday 24th April, Easter 2

9.00 am Nettleden Morning Prayer (RH)
9.30 am Little Gaddesden Parish Communion (with Sunday School) followed by APM and APCM(JR)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Morning Prayer (HT)

Tuesday 26th April

9.00 amGreat Gaddesden Holy Communion
10.30 am Little Gaddesden Coffee and Cake in the Thomas Field Hall (see below)
2.00 pmLittle GaddesdenFuneral of Daphne Geater

Wednesday 27th April

7.55 pmZoomMidweek Discussion Group(see below)

Thursday 28th April

10.00 amLittle GaddesdenHoly Communion (JR)
11.30 amLittle GaddesdenFuneral of Joseph Clayton
2.30 – 4.00 pmLittle GaddesdenPitstop Coffee Club
7.30 pmGreat Gaddesden, via ZoomVestry meeting and APCM. For Zoom details, see below

Saturday 30th April

11.00 amLittle GaddesdenWedding of Joshua Waters and Kayleigh Green

Sunday 1st May, Easter 3

9.00 amNettledenMorning Prayer
9.30 amLittle GaddesdenParish Communion (with Sunday School)(JR)
11.00 amGreat GaddesdenParish Communion(JR)
12.30 pmGreat GaddesdenBaptism of Monty Griffin
6.00 pmLittle GaddesdenEvening Worship

Please Check for Updates!

As changes are sometimes made at short notice, please check on the News page whether the above information has been changed or superseded.


Coronavirus Update

With the gradual decreasing number of Covid cases, when attending church services we ask you to:

  • Continue to use the hand cleanser at the door.
  • Respect other people’s personal space.
  • Whist mask wearing is not obligatory, if you feel comfortable wearing one, please continue to do so. (We have a good supply of disposable masks should you forget to bring yours.)
  • Continue to sing.
  • Continue to receive Holy Communion in both kinds under Covid safe procedure.

Refreshments after church on Sunday mornings will be served. 

Please keep an eye on our website for the most up to date information.

This notice was last updated on 27 January 2022.

Annual Parishioners Meeting and the Annual Parochial Church Meeting for Little Gaddesden Church

Sunday 24th April after the 9.30am morning service (approximately 10.30 am). All parishioners on the Electoral Roll are very welcome to attend this meeting to find out what has been happening during the last year and to ask questions of the Vicar, the Churchwardens and other members of the PCC.

Vestry Meeting and Annual Parochial Church Meeting for Great Gaddesden Church

Great Gaddesden Vestry meeting and APCM via Zoom – Thursday 28th April at 7.30pm.  Anyone who would like to attend, please contact Langying Burley on lanyingburley@icloud.com and the link will be sent to you.

Tuesday Morning Coffee and Cake

Tuesday morning’s Coffee and Cake sessions are in the Thomas Field Hall – Tuesdays from 10:30am to 12:00 noon. Any enquiries to Hilary Catchpole at h.catchpole@btinternet.com .

Midweek Discussion Group

The Midweek Discussion Group has resumed. Do keep the ideas coming about topics that you would like to consider.

Please contact Anthony Archer on anthony.archer@bridgewaterassociates.co.uk or 07721 504125 with any questions.

Regular Giving

Please remember that the church continues to function with limited services, so we do ask that you continue with your regular financial giving to support the ministry.  If you normally give weekly in church, you may like to consider paying direct through your bank account.    Click or tap here to visit the Donate Page to find out more.

Pay by Text

We now have the facility to donate to Little Gaddesden church by text. Just text LITTLEGADD plus the amount you want to donate (between £1 and £20) to 70470, for example ‘LITTLEGADD10’ to donate £10.  

Texts will cost the amount donated plus one standard rate message.

The Little Gaddesden Charities

For those not familiar with The Little Gaddesden Charities, we exist to help those in our Parish who are in need.

All help is totally confidential.

Please contact either me directly on 01442 842544 or the Vicar, John Russell, on 01442 214898 or at vicar@littlegaddesdenchurch.org.uk and we will try to help.

Pat Catchpole