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Exploring Christianity this autumn

Our Priest-in-Charge Christopher Armstrong is running a weekly session for enquiring minds. Christopher says: Lost in Services? Difficulties with God? Problem of Evil? You are invited to a short course, ‘Exploring Christianity’, beginning on Monday 9 September at Barrowden Rectory, 7pm.  … Continue reading

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Ride & Stride 2019

What are you doing on 14 September? How about walking, running, cycling or riding your horse from church to church around Rutland?  You’ll be enjoying the great outdoors and raising funds for the Rutland Historic Churches Preservation Trust which gives … Continue reading

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Songs of Praise at St Mary’s Church 15 August

Everyone in the village is cordially invited to Morcott church’s ‘patronal festival’ marked with a celebratory Songs of Praise service on Thursday 15 August at 7.30pm. There’s no sermon, no communion – just as many of our favourite hymns as … Continue reading

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Parish Council Minutes

The minutes of the July Parish Council meeting have been published, and can be downloaded here in PDF form. 17TH JULY 2019 MINUTES Note that the Parish Council is still looking to co-opt additional members. Please consider putting yourself forward … Continue reading

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Cerys Powell is fundraising for Cancer Research

  Morcott’s own Cerys Powell is throwing herself around a ‘Pretty Muddy’ 5km obstacle course in a fundraiser organised by national charity Cancer Research UK. This is on 7 September in Nottingham where Cerys is at university. Cerys is going … Continue reading

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Road Closures 12 Aug 2019

RCC intends to close Morcott High Street (whole length, from end to end) for one day on 12 August 2019 for ‘surface dressing’. On the same date, a section of road between Morcott and Wing (after the Pilton fork) will … Continue reading

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Kids Activities in South Luffenham

South Luffenham Church is organising some fun family activities in August, and invite Morcott families to join in. Details are: Kids Crafts: South Luffenham Village Hall, Monday 5 August 2-3pm at a cost of £2 per family (not per child). … Continue reading

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