Newsletter 13th May 2018

THE BEAULIEU, EXBURY & EAST BOLDRE NEWSLETTER
13th May 2018 No. 1790
Web site: www.beaulieuchurches.org.uk       
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Telephone the office on 01590 612242

Please note: Monday is Father John's rest day.
Urgent enquiries on this day should be directed to the Benefice Office 01590 612242, where a message may be left.

BENEFICE WEBSITE
Peter Melhuish and Lindy Shanks are pleased to keep our site up to date and interesting.  It is an excellent resource and means of publicity and communication. Pleased send them any material, including pictures and information pertaining to any Benefice activities. FJ 

** GDPR – General Data Protection Regulations
The new GDPR regulations come into force on 25th May 2108.
Beyond that date no-one in the Benefice may hold data relating to anyone in any of the churches without their permission.
It is vital, therefore, that you complete the appropriate form for your church and hand them into the office to be held on a Benefice Database. This is everyone on one of the Electoral Rolls, flower lists, sidesmen, readers, choir, brass cleaning, wedding couples, baptisms, any sub-committees of the PCCs or any other list of people held at the moment. You only need to fill in one form, not one for every list that you are on. Please do so without delay!

MEN’S BREAKFAST
The next Men’s Breakfast is on Saturday 5th May and the one after that will be Saturday 7th July at the Turfcutter’s Arms.                      

PARKING OUTSIDE THE CHURCH HALL
As you know parking spaces outside the Abbey Church Hall are limited – 8 vehicles at a squeeze. Blue Badge holders will always have priority.  FJ

DAY TRIP TO WELLS
Tuesday June 26th leave the Abbey Meadow at 10 am. Coffee stop at Wilton and on to Wells. Many places for lunch in Wells and the Cathedral has an excellent cafe. Self guided tour of the Cathedral as there are some music rehearsals taking place during our visit (which we can enjoy).Evensong at 1715, before returning to Beaulieu. Cost will be £23.00 which includes the bus and the entrance to the Cathedral. Contact John and Kathy Hughes 02380207433 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or through the Church Office 01590 612242.

CHURCH VISITORS
If you would appreciate a visit, or know of someone who would, please let Fr John or Jane Barnicoat have a name, address and telephone number so we can arrange it.   FJ
 
YEAR’S MIND
I am keeping a diary of names of our departed loved ones and the dates on which they died so that they can be remembered during our services. If you wish to include the name of a loved one, pass the name on to Elizabeth in the church office on Mondays or Tuesdays.   FJ

FROM THE VISITOR’S BOOK
“A lovely haven of spiritual peace to refresh the weary traveller” - Visitor from Kent.
“Thank you for a wonderful Church, so beautifully maintained” - R Davies.

TABLECLOTHS
Does anyone know the whereabouts of a number of red gingham tablecloths, approximately a metre square.? The Social Committee had them made, but were unable to use them as they seem to have gone missing.

TRIP TO KENT Monday 14th May to Friday 18th May 2018 The coach will leave Beaulieu on Monday morning, 14thMay travel to our hotel, The Royal Tunbridge Wells, where we will stay for four nights. We will then return to Beaulieu on Friday 18th May. We will visit Canterbury Cathedral, Leeds Castle, the Chagall windows in Tudeley Church, Sissinghurst Castle Gardens and Petworth with free time to explore Canterbury and Royal Tunbridge Wells. 
Contact Sue Nicholas This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. tel: 01590 612736

We pray for the sick and convalescing: Veronica House, Ruth Willrich, Ann and Bruce Wallace, Paul Humphries, Denise Abell-Parker, Chris Hutchins, Philip Cooper, Dorothy Alston, Charlotte Hammond, John Walker, Valerie Wright, Leonard Taylor, Jean Aartsen, Joyce Creamer, Mary Christian, David Knight and Beverly Hose.   (Please help us to keep this up to date)

We pray for those who have died:
Douglas Betteridge, Peter Biffin, Emily Kendrick, Clive Welch.                                  

Sunday 13th May
8.00am               Buckler’s Hard           HOLY COMMUNION
9.30am               Abbey Church             SUNG COMMUNION
11.15am       St Katharine’s, Exbury       MORNING PRAYER
6.30pm               Abbey Church                   EVENSONG

Monday 14th May
10.00-12noon    Benefice Office
Benefice trip to Kent leaves

Tuesday 15th May
10.00-12noon     Benefice Office

Wednesday 16th May
10.30am             Abbey Church   HOLY COMMUNION

Thursday 17th May
10.00 – 12noon   Benefice Office

Friday 18th May
6.00pm             Abbey Church      Wedding Rehearsal
Benefice trip to Kent returns

Saturday 19th May
1.00pm               Abbey Church       Wedding Blessing
7.30pm               Abbey Church   Woodside Singers Concert

Sunday 20th May
8.00am               Buckler’s Hard           HOLY COMMUNION
9.30am               Abbey Church             SUNG COMMUNION
11.15am     St Paul’s, East Boldre         HOLY COMMUNION
1.00pm               Abbey Church                   Baptism

** NB, Incense will be at the 9.30am service in the Abbey Church on 2nd Sundays of the month.