Christmas dates announced

This year’s Christmas celebrations get under way with a ‘Messy church’ and Christingle on Sunday 8th December from 3:00 till 4:30 pm. Searchlight Theatre Company will perform ‘Oliver With a Christmas Twist’, a seasonal dash through your favourite Dickens characters, with a distinctly panto feel, on Saturday 14th December at 7:00 pm As the big day approaches, join us on Sunday 22nd December for our ‘Nativity...

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Tickets now on sale for Oliver’s Twist on Christmas – 14th December

One boy for sale….going cheap. His crime….he was hungry and wanted more. Others around him had more, in fact they had more than enough, some didn’t want to give, didn’t want to share their Christmas, others would have done they just didn’t know how to. A fun filled seasonal dash through all your favourite Dickens characters with a generous Christmas helping of Oliver with more than the usual bit of Twist thrown in....

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Bright Light Family Fun Night – 31st October

For anyone who ever feels a bit uncomfortable with all the hype surrounding Hallowe’en, or even if you just question the whole idea of roaming the streets in the dark, trick or treating, we have the ideal way to keep the children amused and have fun into the bargain. Preparations are under way for our ever popular Bright Light Family Fun Night on Thursday 31st October. With various activities, games, creative things to do, food and drink...

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Bacon butties and a working party Saturday 23rd November

Hi ho, hi ho, improving church we’ll go….. Come along for free bacon butties and then help out – there will be jobs for people of all abilities, from clearing out, cleaning and tidying to basic DIY. Bacon butties, teas and coffees will be served from 8:30 am, and we’ll wrap up no later than midday. Even if you can only help for a short time come along – every little helps!!

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The BIG Welcome – 21/22 September

There was a great time had by all as Oakes took part in the Big Welcome – a national church initiative organised in partnership with the Baptist Union of Great Britain, Elim Church and the Methodist Church. Over 70 people turned out for our ceilidh in the evening of Saturday 21st September, and there were even more at our harvest service – with lunch supplied – the following day! For more details of the Big Welcome, see...

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