What's On?

Below are some of the events throughout our Benefice with a brief description about each one.  Please check our calendar to find the next available dates and further information.


Easter Walk of Witness
Ringstead, Good Friday 30th March starting at 11am
Everyone welcome

Easter walk of witness
















Hargrave Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday 31st March 2018, starting at 2:30pm

Start in the church, collect your sheet and go off Easter Egg Hunting around the village of Hargrave

Hargrave egg hunt






















Lent Lunches - Ringstead

Held each Wednesday of Lent beginning February 21st 2018, 12:15

We will hold a short act of worship in St Mary's Church, Ringstead at 12:15 followed by a light lunch at 12:30.  Monetary donations towards the lunch will be given to charity.  For further details contact Sue Harris on 01933 625 126 and check the calendar for the week dates.

Lent Lunches - Stanwick
Held each Thursday of Lent beginning February 22nd 2018, 12 Noon

A short act of worship followed by a light lunch (soup and bread/roll, shortbread, fruit and tea or coffee) donations of £3.  If anyone would like to support by donating shortbread or other items please contact Nicki Philips on 01933 625 658



Raunds Community Cafe and Food Bank

Every Thursday 9:30am -12 noon St Peter's Community Enterprise Centre (opp. SPAR)
Come and have a bacon roll, homemade cake etc.  Learn to crochet or just have a chat.  The Food Bank, along with debt advice, help with form filling etc is also available.  For further details contact 01933 730 160


T with Friends - Raunds
2pm - 3:30pm St Peter's Community Enterprise Centre (opposite SPAR)
Held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday's of the month.  Come along for tea/coffee and friendship.  Play Scrabble, cards, games or just have a chat.  All welcome.  For further details contact Peter Lane on 01933 460 259.


St Mary's Sunday School - Ringstead

This runs on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month (alongside the communion service) - all children welcome.  We meet at the beginning of the service in church and then move to the village hall, returning just before the end of the service (parents/carers of pre-school children need to accompany them to the village hall).

Mothers' Union - Raunds

Mothers' Union is an international Christian Charity that seeks to support families worldwide.  Our members are not all mothers, or even all women.  For all 4 million members, the Mothers' Union provides a network through which they can serve Christ in their own community - through prayer, financial and practical support.  The Raunds branch (now linked with Ringstead and Denford) has a loyal group of members who meet on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at St. Peters Community Enterprise Centre, High Street, Raunds at 2.30pm (unless stated otherwise).  Visitors and new members are always welcome.  For further details please contact Judy Heuser on 07840 666 385 or Nicki Phillips on 01933 625 658


Friday Club - Raunds

The Friday Club meets on the 3rd Friday of the month at various venues (please check calendar for venues).  It is a relaxed and friendly get together, sometimes there are outings, a guest speaker or a meal.  It is £1.50 per month or you can pay for the whole year, proceeds are then given to charities at Christmas time.  We are always pleased to see anyone who would like to come along to a meeting.  For further information please contact Pat Stuart on 07974 594 583 or email patriciastuart777@btinternet.com

 Spiritual Lunches - Raunds

The Spiritual Lunches are held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 12 Heritage Way.  The lunches open with a prayer followed by a bible reading and then discussion and closes with a prayer of thanks for the bread and cheese lunch.  Donations made are given to charities every three months.  For further information please contact Peter Lane on 01933 460 259 or email jasperpeter@yahoo.co.uk

Friends of St. Peter's Church

Anyone can become a member of the Friends of St.Peter's Church the group was formed with the aim of raising money for St. Peter's Church, annual membership subscription is £5, for further details about the organization or who to contact please check out the Friends of St. Peter's page or see the calendar for a list of this year's activities.