Revd. Andy Laird talked about how he used this special time for voluntary work, being a GamesMaker at the Olympics, for study and for reflection. Everyone enjoyed the talk, pictures and the tea and cake which were served.
This event was held from 11.00am until 3.00pm
The room was arranged attractively with colourful stalls selling a wide variety of unique gifts.
The Fair was opened by the Mayor of Royal Leamington Spa, Cllr. Yvonne Moore. She was introduced by the Revd. James Church and then the Mayor made a short speech, cut a red ribbon and declared the Fair open.
.Those who came had the opportunity to buy unique gifts hand crafted by local people. In addition there were a variety of stalls, Tombola and Raffle organised by the church. Delicious food was served all day.
We are delighted to announce that the sum of £1163.75 was raised at the Fair and this will help towards the maintenance costs of the church.
Thanks were expressed to all those who worked so hard to make the Craft fair a success.
Our service to praise God for the harvest and to bring gifts of tins and packets of food for the work of Leamington Christian Mission. was led by the Revd. James Church.
The church was beautifully decorated and everyone enjoyed the lively service. The gifts of packets and tins of food were given to Leamington Christian Mission whilst the loose cash in the collection was donated to Christian Aid.