Gallery

Random photos of parish life.

Mens Breakfast September 2017

 

The September Men's Breakfast was held at the Turfcutters Arms, in East Boldre

 

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 Breakfast gives way to listening to the guest speaker.....

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Peter Bruce explains the implications of being a para athlete...  and the diners pose for a last photograph!!                             

 

Beaulieu Play Area

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The Play Area in the Abbey Church; prior to demolition by the young ones!!

Songs of Praise in the Abbey Ruins

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Waiting for the service to begin

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Looking over the shoulder of the Organist, Andrew, towards choir and Beaulieu Band

 

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Hugh 'the Ancient!!' Ashley calling on the Male Voices (called Alf!!) to sing.  Other cards at his feet!

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Enjoying Cistercian hospitality in the Cloisters!

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After the efforts of singing, a welcome break

 

 

Benefice BBQ 2017

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 Diners wait in anticipation!

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 Father Michael receives sausages from Chris Morley; Margaret Jackson looks on....

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Dave Hoy serves Gray with marinated chicken; the chicken was perhaps the star of the BBQ cooking!

 

Beaulieu Village Fete 2017

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Crowds stream in through the main gate into the Fete, held in Palace House grounds

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Stalwarts of the Beaulieu Horticultural Society take a break before the crowds arrive!

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Mike Dawkins seals another sale at the Plant Stall

Morris Men

The ever popular Morris Men come to the end of another energetic dance; greatly appreciated by all!