Village Diary - updated  23rd September 2021


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Sunday 26th September

Bowls Club

The County Ladies Church Service is on Sunday 26th September at 3pm at Wilstead Parish Church, following by tea and cakes at the Bowls Club


Tuesday 5th October

Bowls Club

Ladies are having an open meeting on Tuesday 5th October at 7.00 pm followed by Ladies AGM at 8.00 pm.


Wednesday 6th October

Bowls Club

On Wednesday 6th October we are holding our first coffee morning of the season starting at 10.30 am in our club house. You are all welcome to come along for a mug of coffee or tea if you prefer and varies cakes and a chat with friends.


Thursday 7th  October

Wilstead WI

Wilstead WI will celebrate 90 years since it was founded. There will be a big birthday cake to mark the occasion at 7.30 pm on Thursday 7th  October in the Village Hall.


Sunday 10th October

Walk To Remember – Bedford


Sign up to Walk to Remember - Bedford and walk 5k to celebrate the memory of your loved one this October. Get together with family and friends to remember someone special, raise funds and help Sue Ryder fill someone's last days with love.


Join hundreds of supporters at Walk to Remember - Bedford on Sunday 10th October.


Sunday 10th October

Village P3 Footpath Group

Walk

Provisional date for P3 walk

Nigel Jacobs

P3 contact, 01234400733


Monday 11th October

Parish Council

Please note the next meeting will be held on Monday 11th October at 7.00 pm in the small hall of the Village Hall


Sunday 17th October

Village P3 Footpath Group

The next walk will be a 4 to 5 mile walk in the fields between Shillington and Pirton on Sunday 17th October. Mainly flat with two small hills, one to a church and one to a castle.


Tuesday 19th October

Garden Club

Our next meeting is on Tuesday 19th October at 2.30 pm in the Village Hall. Entry £1.50 and an optional raflle of £1. Correct money is appreciated.


Wednesday 20th October

All Saints Church


After many years in Enid Wisson's house the famous Soup and Pud Lunch will be held in the Chapter House and Church at 12.00 noon to allow for overflow.


Wednesday 27th to Friday  29th October

Holiday Bible Club

in Wilstead Village Hall. All free.

Do you have children age 4-11? Are you looking for activities for the half term holiday? Join us for our Secret Agent themed Holiday Bible Club this October half term.

For more details, visit t "_blank" wilstead.org or contact Ross Knight on 01234 631426.

Run by Wilstead Evangelical Church.


Tuesday 2nd November

All Saints Church

All Souls Service at 7.00 pm with Remembrance of those we have lost. Please come and light a candle in memory.

     

Saturday 13th November

Village P3 Footpath Group

The next meeting will be on Saturday 13th November in the Village Hall starting at 10.00am. Come along if you want to find out a bit more about the group.


Sunday 14th November

All Saints Church


Remembrance Sunday. There will be a short Act of Remembrance at the War Memorial with a Parade followed by the Remembrance Service in Church at 11.00 am. All are very welcome to come and remember those who gave their lives in service of their country.


Wednesday 17th November

All Saints Church


Coffee Morning in the Chapter House. 10.30 am till 12.00 noon.  


Thursday 18th  November

Wilstead WI

On Thursday 18th November we will be returning to Ely Cathedral for the Christmas Gift and Food Fair which was of course cancelled last year. The coach has been booked and there are still a few seats available, but you'll need to be quick. They cost £20 each.


Sunday 21st November

Village P3 Footpath Group

Walk

Provisional date for P3 walk

Nigel Jacobs

P3 contact, 01234400733


Monday 22nd November

Parish Council

Please note the next meeting will be held Monday 22nd November at 7.00 pm in the small hall of the Village Hall


Friday 3rd, Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th December

All Saints Church


Christmas Tree Festival weekend with a planned event on the Friday, Advent Fair on the Saturday and a Village Carol Service on the Sunday at 11.00


Saturday 11th December

Wilstead Pre School Christmas Bazaar

The new venue for this year will be at Wilstead Pre School 1.00 pm until 4.00 pm. If you would like a stall or raffle tickets please phone Pre School on 01234 742546.


Thursday 9th , Friday 10th and Saturday 11th December

Wilstead Players

50th Anniversary celebration 'Make 'em Laugh' at 8.00 pm Seating for this production will be arranged around small tables to ensure sufficient spacing in the hall. Ticket details and dates and times for the Box Office and Patrons' priority booking will be confirmed in next month's Newsletter, so watch this space.


Friday 24th December

All Saints Church


The Christingle Service at 3.00 pm.  


Christmas Eve Midnight Eucharist starting at 11.30 pm.  Led by the Bishop of Bedford.


Friday 29th July 2022

Houghton v Wilstead Golf Cup 2022

Next year, the event will take place on Friday 29th July 2022 at Cainhoe Wood Golf Club and we welcome new players but also non-players if they would like to volunteer their services on the day to help make this event run smoothly