Week of Sunday 16th April, Easter 2


Sunday 16th April, Easter 2

9.00 am Little Gaddesden Parish Communion(JR)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Parish Communion followed by APCM at 12.15pm(JR)
6.00 pmNettledenEvensong(RH)

Tuesday 18th April

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

Wednesday 19th April

7.55 pmZoomMidweek Discussion Group(see below)

Thursday 20th April

10.00 amLittle GaddesdenHoly Communion (JR)
3.00pmLittle GaddesdenPitstop Coffee Club

Friday 21st April

9.30 amGreat GaddesdenParent Café

Sunday 23rd April, Easter 3

9.00 am Nettleden Morning Prayer (AWA)
9.00 am Little Gaddesden Parish Communion followed by BHA Collection(JR/AG)
11.00 am Great Gaddesden Parish Communion(JR)

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are sometimes made at short notice, please check on the News page whether the above information has been changed or superseded.


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 meets on Wednesday evenings.

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

Electoral Roll

The annual revision of the church electoral roll will take place this month in advance of the APCM in May. A copy of the current roll will be on display in the church from Sunday 16th to Monday 24th April, together with forms for anyone who wishes to be added to the roll. If you are already on the list, please take a moment to check that your details are correct. If you have changed your address since the last update in April 2022 or would like to be removed from the roll, please speak to Annabelle Grassini or email:electoral.roll@littlegaddesdenchurch.org.uk.

BHA Collection

BHA Collection at LG Church.  Philip from the British Humanitarian Aid will be coming to collect donated goods on Sunday 23rd April after the 9.00am service.  Please leave your donations by the font from Friday 21st April.  Please see posters for requirements

WI Coronation Tea Party

Saturday 29th April – WI Coronation Tea Party in the Village Hall.  3.00-5.00pm £10.00 each to include sandwiches, cream tea, cake and tea.  Free entry to browse stalls.  All proceeds to charities including DENS.  ALL WELCOME

Discovery Walk

DISCOVERY WALK – Coronation Monday, 8th May at 2.00pm.  Family friendly, guided walk with local points of interest.  Meet at Little Gaddesden church at 1.45pm.  Volunteer Marshalls needed for this event please, plus tray-bake offerings for the tea afterwards.  To volunteer and for more information, please contact Louise Archer on 07920 045474 or louise.m.archer@btinternet.com

Strawberry Cream Tea – save the date

Saturday 20th May – Strawberry Cream Tea in support of Christian Aid from 3pm to 5pm in the Thomas Field Hall.

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

The funds of The Little Gaddesden Charities are there to help and support those in financial need in the parish, especially at times when budgets are under particular pressure.

We also support young people in their endeavours, as well as the bereaved.

Please apply in confidence to:

The Vicar, The Revd. John Russell  vicar@littlegaddesdenchurch.org.uk (01442 214898)  or
Mrs Pat Catchpole (01442 842544)