The United Benefice of St Oswald Malpas, St John Threapwood and Holy Trinity Bickerton

Dear All,

Booking has begun for the services over the Christmas Period that you
will need to book for due to the lack of seats due to Covid
restrictions this year. We are hoping to get everyone into their
social bubble. Please do be in touch with me and specify the service
that you wish to come to or put your name on the list at the back of

We want to welcome everyone to the services in our 3 churches over the
festive season but sadly there are some services that we have to book
in for due to Covid19 restrictions.

Please note the change of time of the Midnight Communion Service at St
Oswald’s which is now 10 30pm and not 11 30pm as in the December list in
the Parish News.

Please do get in touch with us via Colin and Val Capewell for
Bickerton Services on 01829 782345 and with The Rector for Malpas and
Threapwood services 01948 860922 or email

Here are the services for which you will need to book please:-

20th December at 11am  Carol Service at Holy Trinity Bickerton

20th December at 6 30pm  Carol Service at St Oswald’s  Malpas

24th December  Christmas Eve  4 30pm  Carol Service( not crib service)
at St Oswald’s Malpas  (CANCELLED)

24th December  Christmas Eve  8 00pm   First Communion of Christmas at  Holy Trinity Bickerton(CANCELLED)

24th December Christmas Eve  10 30pm  First Communion of Christmas at St Oswald’s Malpas =(CANCELLED )

25th December Christmas Day  9 30am  Communion and Carols at St John’s  Threapwood

25th December  Christmas Day  11 00am  Communion and Carols at St
Oswald’s Malpas

We will be starting back with church services all being well on
Sunday 6th December when there will be an 8am Holy Communion at St
Oswald’s 9 30am
at Threapwood 11am Christingle Family Service at
Bickerton, a 11.00am Parish Communion at St Oswald’s and 4pm Evening
Prayer at St Oswald’s
and please note the new time for the winter
months till the end of April from 6:30 to 4pm.

With all good wishes



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