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A C Goatham & Son’s Support for Hoo St Werburgh Church Restoration

Monday, 16 March 2015
  Kent’s largest apple and pear grower A C Goatham & Son is supporting the fundraising campaign of its local Parish Church, Hoo St Werburgh, and has this week announced a donation of £5,000 towards significant restoration costs to the floor of the building.  Supporters of the Grade I listed building has already secured a £250,000 award from the Heritage Lottery Fund, they have raised £95,000...

St Stephen’s Flock

Friday, 20 February 2015
  It all began with an idea from ‘Messy Nativity’ by Jane Leadbetter.  ‘Why don’t we knit some sheep and place them around the parish like a Posada? ’someone suggested.  And from there it grew.  We invited the congregation who have talents of the knitting variety to follow the pattern and create a flock of sheep.  And what a response: 25 sheep were knitted each with their own individual...
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