Week of Sunday 21st August, Trinity 10


Sunday 21st August, Trinity 10

9.30 am Little Gaddesden Parish Communion (JR)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Parish Communion (JR)
12.30 pmGreat GaddesdenBaptism of Finley Hogan-Riley
6.00 pmNettledenEvensong(JR)

Tuesday 23rd August

9.00 amGreat Gaddesden Holy Communion
10.30 am Little Gaddesden Coffee and Cake in the Thomas Field Hall (see below)

Thursday 25th August

10.00 amLittle GaddesdenHoly Communion (JR)

Sunday 28th August, Trinity 11

9.00 amNettledenMorning Prayer(HT)
9.30 amLittle GaddesdenParish Communion(JR/AWA-pr)
11.00 amGreat GaddesdenParish Communion(JR/AWA-pr)
12.45 pmLittle GaddesdenBaptism of Ayla Emery

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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 .

Family Walk, 1st September

Thursday 1st September at 2.30pm, Little Gaddesden Church.  Little Gaddesden Church invites primary school children and their friends and families from the villages of Little Gaddesden, Great Gaddesden and Nettleden to A WALK AROUND THE VILLAGE. An opportunity for children to get together after the summer break and before the start of term.  Family walk around Little Gaddesden (about 1 hour) led by knowledgeable residents.  Children to be accompanied by an adult.  May not be suitable for buggies! Refreshments in Thomas Field Hall afterwards.  No need to book and no charge. More details from Louise Archer on 07920 045474.

Nettleden Festival 2022

Nettleden Festival 2022.  Friday 2nd September at 7.30pm.  Mississippi Swamp Dogs – Jazz in the Church.  Tickets in advance from ianh72542@gmail.com  £30 including Hog Roast, £25 concert only, £7.50 Hog Roast only. Bar open from 6.30pm, Hog Roast served from 8.00pm.

Cream Teas and Cakes in Great Gaddesden Church

Sunday 4th September, Great Gaddesden Church.  Cream Teas and Cakes in the church, 2.30 – 4.30pm.  All welcome.

Midweek Discussion Group

Will resume on Wednesday 7th September. Please contact Anthony Archer on anthony.archer@bridgewaterassociates.co.uk or 07721 504125 with any questions.

Regular Giving

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. For those who do give this way, tokens to signify you have donated by this method are available on entry to the church, and they can be placed in the collection bag at the appropriate time.

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