RECENT EVENTS

Spring Fair

The Spring Fair on Saturday March 16th was a popular event and raised £717.

Mayor Vera
General view
M&M Roger & Co

 

Margaret's Birthday

Congratulations to Margaret, who has turned 98. The Games & Pastimes group celebrated the occasion at their meeting in mid-February.

Margaret H 1 Margaret H 2
Margaret H 3 Margaret H 4

 

Valentines Lunch

V lunch 1
V lunch 2
V lunch 3

 

The Leprosy Mission Event

World Leprosy Day on January 27th was marked by a visit from Mrs Pamela Levens of The Leprosy Mission. Pam took our morning service and set some of TLM's recent work in the context of the Christian social mission. A bread and cheese lunch followed in the Schoolroom. Over £500 has been given to TLM as a result of this event, recent donations and the contents of members' TLM boxes.

TLM 2019 1 TLM 2019 2
TLM 2019 3
TLM 2019 4

 

Games & Pastimes Celebration

On January 8th, Games & Pastimes celebrated their third anniversary with a splendid cake depicting some of their favourite activities.

G&P 3rd ann'y
G&P cake
G&P groups

 

Christmas

BB nativity

Boys' Brigade Carol Service - nativity scene

Carols at the Cross

Christmas Eve - traditional Coal Aston carols on the village green

Christmas Day

On Christmas Day

 

Cascade of Poppies

 

To mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, members of the church created a cascade of poppies which was unveiled by the Mayor of Dronfield on November 3rd. Specially commemorated were the seven men from Coal Aston who lost their lives in the war.

 
Poppies 1  
Poppies 4Poppies 3  
Poppies 4  

Harvest Festival, September 7th

Harvest gifts 2018

Gifts for the Cathedral Archer project

 

Garden award

Garden award

 

Covenant Service, September 16th

James arrival

Rev James arrives for his first service at Coal Aston.

 

Table-top sale

 
Table-top sale Sylvia & Roger
   

 

Dave's last service at Coal Aston, July 15th

After the service, Margaret presented Dave with gifts from the congregation. These included access to London art galleries, theatres and cinemas; a photobook of Dave's time in Coal Aston; and silver crosses specially made for Dave and Kristin by Stephen Anderson, with the words of the Lord's Prayer engraved in minute letters at the centre.

 

Margaret & Dave Silver cross

 

Dave & photobook 2

 

Claire and Mark's wedding

Arch
Dave
At car
In car
Sue & bridesmaids

 

Plant Sale, May 19

On the morning of the Royal Wedding, Union Jacks mingled with plants in the Community Garden.

Plant S 1  
Plant S 2Plant S 3  
Plant S 4  
Plant S 5  

 

Coffee morning and lunch, 28th April

"The crew"

Crew
Cakes

 

Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday

 

Baptism

Sylvia's baptism at the morning service on Sunday 18th March was a happy occasion.
  Sylvia S 1  
Sylvia S 2