St Laurence Parish Church, Bidford-on-Avon, Warwickshire

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St Laurence Church, Bidford-on-Avon

The Church of St Laurence, Deacon and Martyr. The Parish of Bidford-on-Avon, Warwickshire. Diocese of Coventry.

Upcoming Events

Tue 6 October 2015

  • Meet the Bishop - an evening for any lay people in the Alcester Deanery to come to an open meeting with Bishop Christopher - no clergy allowed! Teas and coffees will be served from 7.15pm then the bishop will give a short talk covering 'The Road to Emmaus' and the theme of prayer followed by a Question and Answer session. Do feel free to come - no need to book - just turn up.

Sat 10 October 2015

  • Jumble Sale from 10am to 2pm in St Laurence Church Hall. Admission 50p. Tea/coffee available. Items for sale gratefully received - please contact Judith 773328 or Midge 490234.

Thu 15 October 2015

  • If you have been following the 2nd Bible reading programme following the story of Moses, you may like to join us at 7.30pm at the Vicarage in Bidford. Peter and Ruth Walker will be holding a question and answer session on any issues raised in the readings. If there is anything you would like to discuss, however minor, then you are most welcome to join us. Coffee/Tea and biscuits will be provided.

Sat 17 October 2015

  • Bidford Village Quiz Night at 7.30pm in St. Laurence’s Church Hall. Teams of four, £12 per team. Questions answered as a team. Please bring your own drinks and nibbles. Tea/Coffee will be available. There will be a raffle and also a prize for the winning team. If you wish to enter a team please contact, Pam Warwick on 01789 772975 or Midge Kennedy 01789 490234 before 14th October. Everyone welcome and we look forward to your company.

Wed 21 October 2015

  • The Mothers' Union will be meeting at 2pm in the Bidford Church Hall, when Paul and Kath Sillence will be coming to talk to us about a charity in Northern India. Do please book the date and come and join us. All are welcome.

Sun 15 November 2015

  • We are holding our Annual Memorial Service to remember those who have died over the past year or so on Sunday 15th November at 3.30pm in St Laurence's Church, Bidford. We will be reading out the names of all those who have had funerals here in the last 12 months. If you would also like the names of your loved ones read out at this service do please let Roger Huggins have the details.

Previous Events

St Laurence's Day Bring and Share Lunch - 11 Aug 2013

To celebrate St Laurence's Day and the recent ordination of Revd David Benskin as Deacon, a bring and share lunch was held on 11th August in the Church Hall. Great food and good company was enjoyed by all.


Torchlight Nativity - 15 Dec 2012

Some photographs from this year's Torchlight Nativity, through the streets of Bidford, with Mary and Joseph and the donkey.


Christmas Fayre - 1 Dec 2012

Some photographs from our very successful Christmas Fayre held at St Laurence Church. Activities included Christmas shopping, wonderful food, seasonal refreshments and Father Christmas!


Harvest Lunch - 30 Sep 2012

A very successful Harvest Lunch was held in the Church Hall on Sunday 30th September, following the Group Harvest Celebration of Holy Communion in St Laurence's Church. The event was enjoyed by young and old.


Bring and Share Lunch - 12 Aug 2012

St Laurence's Day is on 10th August, and to celebrate our patronal festival in 2012 a Bring and Share Lunch was held in the Church Hall after the service on Sunday 12 August.

It was a jolly occasion and we look forward to celebrating Harvest in a similar way at the end of September.


Also see: Previous Events Archive