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Jun
18
Mon
2018
Go for it: Free life coaching course @ The Mix, Wantage
Jun 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Go for it: Free life coaching course @ The Mix, Wantage | England | United Kingdom

Set your goal and build your strengths in life and work!

Better planning and resilience makes us all more likely to succeed in our aims and deal with obstacles along the way.
This course combines established life coaching, careers management and resilience training to help with making decisions about where we want to go, how to get there, know and grow our strengths and stay strong whatever the challenge.

-identify and build on your hopes and strengths
-Build your resilience toolkit in the face of life’s challenges


 

Jun
19
Tue
2018
Coffee Pot Café @ Saint James, Eastbury
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Come and join us for a cup of coffee and a conversation in the church of Saint James in Eastbury.

Mindfulness @ The Mix, Wantage
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

 

 

This course includes the central elements of the internationally recognised Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programme developed by

Jon Kabat-Zinn, combined with compassion meditation, readings and

group discussions. All welcome – no experience necessary, just a

commitment to some manageable regular home practice.

 

6 evening sessions (8th, 15th and 22nd May, 7th (Thurs), 12th, and 19th June) and practice day Sun 10th June 10am -4pm.


 

Missionaries Visit to Newbury @ Hamptead Norrys Village Hall
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Missionaries Visit to Newbury @ Hamptead Norrys Village Hall | Hampstead Norreys | England | United Kingdom

Brian and Margaret Burton were working as Missionaries in Phuket, Thailand, when the tsunami struck in 2004. Working in the aftermath amid total devastation Brian and Margaret toiled relentlessly reuniting families and helping people to rebuild their lives. Since then they have pioneered several projects in the area, aimed at giving the poor the opportunity to rise above the effects of systemic poverty; these have included building villages, schools and a children’s home as well as founding a church which has influenced government, business and education in several provinces of the kingdom. Brian was honoured by the King of Thailand in 2006 for his continuing work.

Brian and Margaret will be visiting Newbury in June and have a full agenda of talks, meetings and interviews at a number of venues including:

  • Tuesday June 19th at St Nicolas Church where, beginning at 7.00, they will be talking on “God in the Marketplace”;
  • Leaders’ Seminars on Wednesday and Friday of that week at St Mary’s Church, Shaw, entitled “Transforming My Community”;
  • A public talk at The Downland Filling Station in Hampstead Norreys Village Hall on June 21st at 7.30, where they will be detailing some of their work and experiences verging on the miraculous!

Free tickets and further information on these events may be obtained online from Eventbrite, “Transforming My Community”.

Press releaseHonoured Missionaries to visit Newbury v2

Jun
22
Fri
2018
Missionaries Visit to Newbury @ Hamptead Norrys Village Hall
Jun 22 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Missionaries Visit to Newbury @ Hamptead Norrys Village Hall | Hampstead Norreys | England | United Kingdom

Brian and Margaret Burton were working as Missionaries in Phuket, Thailand, when the tsunami struck in 2004. Working in the aftermath amid total devastation Brian and Margaret toiled relentlessly reuniting families and helping people to rebuild their lives. Since then they have pioneered several projects in the area, aimed at giving the poor the opportunity to rise above the effects of systemic poverty; these have included building villages, schools and a children’s home as well as founding a church which has influenced government, business and education in several provinces of the kingdom. Brian was honoured by the King of Thailand in 2006 for his continuing work.

Brian and Margaret will be visiting Newbury in June and have a full agenda of talks, meetings and interviews at a number of venues including:

  • Tuesday June 19th at St Nicolas Church where, beginning at 7.00, they will be talking on “God in the Marketplace”;
  • Leaders’ Seminars on Wednesday and Friday of that week at St Mary’s Church, Shaw, entitled “Transforming My Community”;
  • A public talk at The Downland Filling Station in Hampstead Norreys Village Hall on June 21st at 7.30, where they will be detailing some of their work and experiences verging on the miraculous!

Free tickets and further information on these events may be obtained online from Eventbrite, “Transforming My Community”.

Press releaseHonoured Missionaries to visit Newbury v2

Jun
26
Tue
2018
Cancer Support Group – Hungerford and Surrounds @ Bear Hotel, Hungerford
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cancer Support Group - Hungerford and Surrounds @ Bear Hotel, Hungerford | England | United Kingdom

Cancer Support Group for peopling living with or affected by cancer and/or their carers and loved ones past and present.

A friendly and welcoming new local group, they warmly invite you to join us for free tea/coffee & cake, whether you want to share experiences, listen, seek information or meet people.

“Nobody gets nervous when I mention ‘The Big C’ It’s a shared experience not a conversation stopper”

  • Meets last Tuesday of the Month
  • Bear Hotel 2pm to 4pm
Tuesday Fellowship @ Hungerford Methodist Church Hall
Jun 26 @ 2:30 pm

Fellowship Anniversary Service led by Rev Nigel Sands.

All welcome for Fellowship, interesting speakers & a cup of tea.

To reach the Church Hall, go through the alleyway between the Church and the shop, follow the path through the garden

Jun
28
Thu
2018
Wellness Drinks at Maymessy Open Day @ Maymessy Barn
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Come and enjoy a drink and see the beautiful space we have to rent at Maymessy.

Maymessy is an empowering cookery school that provides cookery classes to vulnerable young people in Oxfordshire. The kitchen has six Miele hobs and ovens supporting 12 students and the adjoining hall has a lofty high ceiling.

Lucky to sit in acres of its own land with views of the Ridgeway, Maymessy is a peaceful and private place.

There are also outside spaces to use including a large decking area, vegetable patch and orchard.

It is a perfect venue to rent for yoga and meditation classes, retreats, corporate training and away days, parties, photo shoots, bake off competitions, demand led cookery classes, camps, weddings or parties.

Any profits we make from renting the barn goes back into doing good for the community.

Please book your free ticket here.

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Yes you can park onsite

What can I bring into the event?

Please bring your ticket

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email anna@maymessy.com

Jul
3
Tue
2018
Tuesday Fellowship @ Hungerford Methodist Church Hall
Jul 3 @ 2:30 pm

“Down Memory Lane” Speaker: Jackie Hollander.

All welcome for Fellowship, interesting speakers & a cup of tea.

To reach the Church Hall, go through the alleyway between the Church and the shop, follow the path through the garden

Jul
7
Sat
2018
Coffee and Cake @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
Coffee and Cake @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church | England | United Kingdom

Coffee and Cake session at the church to which all are welcome. We started this in 2016 and it has become very popular with a core group of about 25 to 30 people but we really want to encourage people to come for “Cake, a Cuppa and a Chat” in our lovely building.

Flower Festival @ Croft Field
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Jul
8
Sun
2018
Flower Festival @ Croft Field
Jul 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jul
10
Tue
2018
Coffee Pot Café @ Saint James, Eastbury
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Come and join us for a cup of coffee and a conversation in the church of Saint James in Eastbury.

Jul
15
Sun
2018
Fish Trail @ St Lawrence Church
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fish Trail @ St Lawrence Church | England | United Kingdom

Find 24 hidden fish on Hungerford High Street
29 June – 15 July 2018

Forms from St Lawrence’s Church
Rewards for completed forms

Further fish trail activities
10am, 15 July St Lawrence’s Church

Parsonage Lane, Hungerford, RG17 0JB
www.stlawrenceshungerford.org.uk
Administrator: 07548 678234

Jul
24
Tue
2018
Tuesday Fellowship @ Hungerford Methodist Church Hall
Jul 24 @ 2:30 pm

Annual Outing, including tea.

All are welcome but PLACES MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE.  Times & venue will be confirmed on booking.

Jul
31
Tue
2018
Cancer Support Group – Hungerford and Surrounds @ Bear Hotel, Hungerford
Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cancer Support Group - Hungerford and Surrounds @ Bear Hotel, Hungerford | England | United Kingdom

Cancer Support Group for peopling living with or affected by cancer and/or their carers and loved ones past and present.

A friendly and welcoming new local group, they warmly invite you to join us for free tea/coffee & cake, whether you want to share experiences, listen, seek information or meet people.

“Nobody gets nervous when I mention ‘The Big C’ It’s a shared experience not a conversation stopper”

  • Meets last Tuesday of the Month
  • Bear Hotel 2pm to 4pm
Aug
4
Sat
2018
Coffee and Cake @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
Coffee and Cake @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church | England | United Kingdom

Coffee and Cake session at the church to which all are welcome. We started this in 2016 and it has become very popular with a core group of about 25 to 30 people but we really want to encourage people to come for “Cake, a Cuppa and a Chat” in our lovely building.

Aug
17
Fri
2018
Charity Golf Day in aid of the Great Shefford Flood Alleviation Association @ West Berkshire Golf Club
Aug 17 @ 11:00 am

The Great Shefford Flood Alleviation Association is organising a charity golf day. We need your support to make this an exciting, fun and (of course) profitable event.

The Competition is to be teams of four players, Stableford format,  best two from four, with best three counting on par-three holes. First tee-off will be at 11am.

Prizes will include:

• Winning team – individual trophies,
• Runners-up team prizes
• Best individual round
• Best score by a lady golfer
• Best score by an under sixteen years of age golfer.
• Nearest the pin and longest drives on specified holes.

Cost
£45 per player (£180 per team). This includes an excellent two-course buffet at the end of play. There will be a raffle and silent auction.

Any offers of help, including sponsorship and raffle prizes etc will all be appreciated. Please contact Ray Plowman.

The photograph is from The West Berkshire Golf Course’s website.

Aug
20
Mon
2018
Neighbourhood Watch Meeting @ West Berkshire Council Offices
Aug 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Neighbourhood Watch Meeting @ West Berkshire Council Offices | England | United Kingdom

The Neighbourhood Watch Meeting is being held on Monday 20 August 2018 at 7.30 pm in West Berkshire Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury.  There will be a talk by Berkshire Lowland Search & Rescue who help the Police search for high risk vulnerable missing persons.

Representatives from the Police and Fire Service will also be attending to give crime updates and both will be available to answer any questions. Just a reminder that there is parking close by and the evening charge is £2. Anyone is welcome to attend this meeting.

HANDOUT FROM NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH MEETING (NOVEMBER 2017)

Aug
28
Tue
2018
Cancer Support Group – Hungerford and Surrounds @ Bear Hotel, Hungerford
Aug 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cancer Support Group - Hungerford and Surrounds @ Bear Hotel, Hungerford | England | United Kingdom

Cancer Support Group for peopling living with or affected by cancer and/or their carers and loved ones past and present.

A friendly and welcoming new local group, they warmly invite you to join us for free tea/coffee & cake, whether you want to share experiences, listen, seek information or meet people.

“Nobody gets nervous when I mention ‘The Big C’ It’s a shared experience not a conversation stopper”

  • Meets last Tuesday of the Month
  • Bear Hotel 2pm to 4pm
Sep
1
Sat
2018
Coffee and Cake @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
Coffee and Cake @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church | England | United Kingdom

Coffee and Cake session at the church to which all are welcome. We started this in 2016 and it has become very popular with a core group of about 25 to 30 people but we really want to encourage people to come for “Cake, a Cuppa and a Chat” in our lovely building.

Sep
11
Tue
2018
Mindfulness course
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mindfulness course

This course includes the central elements of the internationally recognised Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programme developed by

Jon Kabat-Zinn, combined with compassion meditation, readings and

group discussions. All welcome – no experience necessary, just a

commitment to some manageable regular home practice.

 

6 evening sessions (11th, 18th, 25th Sept, 9th, 16th,

23rd Oct) and practice day Sat 13th Oct 10am -4pm.


 

Sep
18
Tue
2018
Mindfulness course
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mindfulness course

This course includes the central elements of the internationally recognised Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programme developed by

Jon Kabat-Zinn, combined with compassion meditation, readings and

group discussions. All welcome – no experience necessary, just a

commitment to some manageable regular home practice.

 

6 evening sessions (11th, 18th, 25th Sept, 9th, 16th,

23rd Oct) and practice day Sat 13th Oct 10am -4pm.


 

Sep
25
Tue
2018
Cancer Support Group – Hungerford and Surrounds @ Bear Hotel, Hungerford
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cancer Support Group - Hungerford and Surrounds @ Bear Hotel, Hungerford | England | United Kingdom

Cancer Support Group for peopling living with or affected by cancer and/or their carers and loved ones past and present.

A friendly and welcoming new local group, they warmly invite you to join us for free tea/coffee & cake, whether you want to share experiences, listen, seek information or meet people.

“Nobody gets nervous when I mention ‘The Big C’ It’s a shared experience not a conversation stopper”

  • Meets last Tuesday of the Month
  • Bear Hotel 2pm to 4pm
Mindfulness course
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mindfulness course

This course includes the central elements of the internationally recognised Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programme developed by

Jon Kabat-Zinn, combined with compassion meditation, readings and

group discussions. All welcome – no experience necessary, just a

commitment to some manageable regular home practice.

 

6 evening sessions (11th, 18th, 25th Sept, 9th, 16th,

23rd Oct) and practice day Sat 13th Oct 10am -4pm.


 

Oct
6
Sat
2018
Coffee and Cake @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
Coffee and Cake @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church | England | United Kingdom

Coffee and Cake session at the church to which all are welcome. We started this in 2016 and it has become very popular with a core group of about 25 to 30 people but we really want to encourage people to come for “Cake, a Cuppa and a Chat” in our lovely building.

Oct
9
Tue
2018
Mindfulness course
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mindfulness course

This course includes the central elements of the internationally recognised Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programme developed by

Jon Kabat-Zinn, combined with compassion meditation, readings and

group discussions. All welcome – no experience necessary, just a

commitment to some manageable regular home practice.

 

6 evening sessions (11th, 18th, 25th Sept, 9th, 16th,

23rd Oct) and practice day Sat 13th Oct 10am -4pm.


 

Oct
16
Tue
2018
Mindfulness course
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mindfulness course

This course includes the central elements of the internationally recognised Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programme developed by

Jon Kabat-Zinn, combined with compassion meditation, readings and

group discussions. All welcome – no experience necessary, just a

commitment to some manageable regular home practice.

 

6 evening sessions (11th, 18th, 25th Sept, 9th, 16th,

23rd Oct) and practice day Sat 13th Oct 10am -4pm.


 

Oct
23
Tue
2018
Mindfulness course
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mindfulness course

This course includes the central elements of the internationally recognised Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programme developed by

Jon Kabat-Zinn, combined with compassion meditation, readings and

group discussions. All welcome – no experience necessary, just a

commitment to some manageable regular home practice.

 

6 evening sessions (11th, 18th, 25th Sept, 9th, 16th,

23rd Oct) and practice day Sat 13th Oct 10am -4pm.


 

Nov
3
Sat
2018
Coffee and Cake @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
Coffee and Cake @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church | England | United Kingdom

Coffee and Cake session at the church to which all are welcome. We started this in 2016 and it has become very popular with a core group of about 25 to 30 people but we really want to encourage people to come for “Cake, a Cuppa and a Chat” in our lovely building.