Monthly Archives: November 2015

St Mary’s Christmas Coffee Morning

Wed. 2nd December – 10-11.30am
Buckden Village Hall

mince pies

Entrance £3 includes Coffee & Mince Pies.   Raffle – Gifts – Cakes
Everybody Welcome

Advent is almost upon us…

Our knitted nativity sets are packed up and ready to go.  On Sunday morning (10.30am service) they will start their journeys around Buckden which symbolise the journey that Mary and Joseph took from Nazareth to Bethlehem.


In the afternoon the church will be open as a place for quiet and reflection during Buckden’s switching-on of the lights. Refreshments will be available in the Living Stones Room, so please come in.


Fundraising – the easy way

We need your help. Turn Black Friday into Give Back Friday!

This Friday (27th November) shops across the uk will be holding the biggest sales of the year, meaning it’s the perfect time to pick up party dresses, grab gifts and take advantage of tech bargains.

Don’t forget you can collect free donations for St Mary’s The Parish Church of Buckden every time you shop online thanks to

There are nearly 3,000 shops on board, ready to make a free donation to us – it doesn’t cost you a penny extra.

It’s really simple, all you have to do is:

1. Join – Head to and sign up for free.
2. Shop – Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first, pick the retailer you want and start shopping (or activate the donation reminder and this will be done automatically).
3. Raise – After you’ve checked out, that retailer will make a donation to St Mary’s The Parish Church of Buckden for no extra cost whatsoever!

Thank you for your support this Give Back Friday.



Interested in exploring Sunday’s readings more deeply?

Interested in exploring the Sunday bible readings more deeply? Then come along to the Vicarage at 7.45pm on Monday or the LSR 10.45am on Wednesday for a time of informal chat about the readings.
All welcome – it’s Bible study for non-experts!

CHOIRFEST – the last concert in the 2015 concert series

Choirfest Concert – Saturday 21st November; 7.30pm
3 choirs from Hinchingbrooke School, an evening of choral music ~ modern to classical, and all stops in between!
Tickets £10 (Concessions £8) : complimentary interval wine
Box Office: 01480 812777. Tickets also available from Costcutter & Que Sera