Monthly Archives: April 2019

Good Friday & Easter in Buckden

Good Friday Children’s Workshop – download a Booking Form

All are welcome to join us for services and activities over Holy Week and Easter
Monday 15th – 2.15pm Daily Prayer
Tuesday 16th – 2.15pm Daily Prayer
Wednesday 17th – 9.30am Communion Service followed by coffee & chat
Maundy Thursday 18th – 2.15pm Daily Prayer;
8pm Maundy Thursday Communion & washing of hands
Good Friday & Easter weekend – see the posters above

St Mary’s Annual Meetings – Results of Elections

The 2019 Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) and Meeting of the Parishioners to Elect Churchwardens took place on Sunday 14th April 2018 at 12.15pm and were followed by an informal bring & share lunch .
The formal notice of meetings,  the lists of volunteers and the various nomination forms had been available in church during March. The St Mary’s 2018 Annual Report was circulated with the April 2019 Newsletter and can be viewed by clicking this link Annual report 2018
David Pickavance was re-elected as churchwarden for the forthcoming year. There is currently a vacancy for a second churchwarden.
PCC: Anne Carter, Carole Coram, Dorothy Priest, Michelle Jazrawi and Kate Merrell were elected to the PCC for a 3-year term. They join Patricia Ford (elected 2017), Ian Carter, Marilyn Rolin, Sammy Riley and David Riley (elected 2018).
Sidespeople were appointed (list published in church).
Independent Examiner: Barry Priest was appointed .
Deanery Synod representative: There is still a vacancy. Please see Jes or David Pickavance if you think you might be interested.
New Electoral Roll: A new electoral roll was created this year with 113 persons on roll plus one due to turn 16 during the year. 19 of the persons on the current roll reside outside the Parish.