Week of Sunday 17th September, Trinity 15


Sunday 17th September, Trinity 15

9am Little Gaddesden Parish Communion(MS/AG)
11am Great Gaddesden Parish Communion(MS)

Tuesday 19th September

9amGreat Gaddesden Morning Prayer(HT)
10.30 am Little Gaddesden Coffee and Cake in the Thomas Field Hall (see below)

Wednesday 20th September

7.55 pmZoomMidweek Discussion Group(see below)

Thursday 21st September

10amLittle GaddesdenHoly Communion (MS)
3pmLittle GaddesdenPitstop Café

Sunday 24th September, Trinity 16

9am Nettleden Morning Prayer (AWA)
9am Little Gaddesden Parish Communion(JR/HT-pr)
11am Great Gaddesden Parish Communion(JR/HT-pr)

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are sometimes made at short notice, please check on the News page whether the above information has been changed or superseded.


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.

Ashridge Estate – Protecting Our Roots

The Ashridge Estate ‘Protecting Our Roots’ project is holding a public engagement drop-in event to share the challenges faced at Ashridge and our vision for the future of the estate on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September 11am-4pm.

Ashridge Estate - Protecting Our Roots - Poster

Ashridge Estate is at a pivotal moment in its history. Its popularity is having an impact on the special landscape that is loved by so many. Action is needed now and we’re at the start of a journey to secure its future.

Come along to our first public engagement event to understand more about the challenges facing Ashridge Estate, find out about the ‘Protecting Our Roots’ project and our vision for the future for this special place.

Members of the team will be on hand to talk through our vision, answer your questions and hear your feedback.

‘Protecting Our Roots’ public engagement event Date: Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 September

Time: 11am – 4pm
Where: Meadley’s Meadow, behind the Visitor Centre at Ashridge Estate, HP4 1LT

For more information visit
or email protecting-ashridge@nationaltrust.org.uk

Harvest Festival

Our church Harvest Festival service will take place on Sunday 1st October.  Produce will be distributed to local food banks, so please do support us if you are able, in our efforts to help those in need.

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)