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Fun Week 2015 report and pictures

Fun week this year was “fantastic”.  Over 100 children attended and we had lots of support. The theme was… well look at the pictures. We enjoyed the drama, learnt the theme song, painted, glued, glittered, sewed, played games, and looked for treasure arrr! A big thank you to everyone who helped in anyway to ensure the…

Broughton Astley

Angels & Monsters big toddle report

On Thursday 18th June our Angels and Monsters took part in the Barnardos Big Toddle to help raise funds for disadvantaged children. The area next to the church was decorated with pirate bunting and flags and an assault course was set out for the children to get rid of some of their energy! The children…

Sutton Elms Baptist Church, Broughton Astley

Ineke Poultney talks about My Inspirational People

For the second installment of our series, My Inspirational People, we are talking to a long standing church member, Ineke Poultney. Ineke presents the blogging site inkyworld.co.uk, where she comments on various contemporary issues, describing her outlook as “Coming from a dual English-Dutch heritage (now you know where my first name comes from) and being…

Pathways Foodbank Centre: Spring Report

Since November 2014 there have been fewer food vouchers, on average, presented weekly to the Pathways foodbank centre.   No-one attended the foodbank on five of the weeks and it has felt less busy.  However, the overall statistics have actually increased, when compared with the same quarter in 2014, because of an exceptionally busy session on…

@theChanterelles and Old Mill School Choir hit all the right notes

The Chanterelles and Old Mill School Choir hitting all the right notes, and in the right order, in concert on 1st February 2015 at Sutton Elms Baptist Church, Broughton Astley.   The award winning Chanterelle’s items ranged from religious (Sanctus and Gloria) through classical to folk songs.  Old Mill School choir sang four of their…

Foodbank report - Sutton Elms Baptst church Broughton Astey

News on Hinckley Area Foodbank

This report covers the second half of 2014. There have been some changes during this time. Sutton in the Elms Baptist Church has become a Hinckley Area Foodbank collection point and these donations are taken to the warehouse weekly, along with those from Pathways and Hinckley Baptist Church, so represented in the donation statistics. From…