New Vicar?

church1Vacancy for a Team Vicar in the Lordsbridge Team (including  Haslingfield)  

Several people have been asking – when are we likely to have a new vicar and how is the appointment made? Read more

Haslingfield Parish Church Gift Day

Saturday 2nd November, 10am – 2 pm

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On Sunday the 3rd November we celebrate again our medieval parish church’s dedication to ‘All the Saints’. It reminds us that our church has stood proud and strong at the heart of our village through storms, wars, village festivals, in both sad and happy times, since 1352. Like all old buildings it needs on-going repair and updating for this new century. It needs the support of local ‘saints’ such as yourselves. Read more

Music in Quiet Places

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Britain’s best klezmer and Balkan music band, will be playing in All Saints’ Church, Haslingfield, on Friday 8 November at 7.30 pm.
Tickets £13, £11 concessions, £6 children,  from Cambridge Corn Exchange Box Office, 01223 357851,  2 Wheeler St., Cambridge CB2 3QB; online:  www.cambridgesummermusic.com ,  or from the Village Shop in Haslingfield. Read more

CALLING ALL BUDDING BAKERS

Bake House Firing

IMG_1555As part of ALL SAINTS Fete we are firing up the Bakehouse starting at 11.00am on 14th September to make some real bread.  If you’d like to join us and try your hand at baking then bring your dough, cake or scone mix (with cream and jam of course) to the Bakehouse in Wellhouse Meadow at about 12.30.

There’s nothing better than really fresh baked fare!      Hope to see you there!

Any questions call Roger on 870100

Haslingfield Church Fete

fete2009 019When?        Saturday 14 September, 2.30 pm – 5.00 pm.
Where?      Old Vicarage garden – next to the churchyard.
Why?          To enjoy a great afternoon!

Teas, stalls, games,  books, bric-a-brac, brass band, entertainer – all the fun of a traditional village fete.   Read more

Sponsored Walk from Cambridge

Mac window 3 JPGHASLINGFIELD WALKS IN THE STEPS OF ITS MISSIONARY BISHOP…

 All Saints’ Haslingfield has a fine memorial window to its missionary Bishop, Charles Mackenzie, who prior to his going out to Africa to help combat the slave trade and to help establish the church in what is now Malawi, walked out from Cambridge to Haslingfield on Sundays to help with services in the church.    The full story of his life can be found in the display inside the church, but there is now a link between Haslingfield and Magomero, the place where he established a base in 1861.   The Church in Haslingfield together with other parishes in the Mare Way Group has helped with renovation of the school buildings, and most recently with materials for the construction of a church building, which is nearly complete. Read more

Music in Quiet Places

7:30-9.45pm, 19 October 2012, All Saints Church

Music in Quiet Places, a new and popular concert series, returns to All Saints’ Church this autumn. A young contemporary folk group, Tir Eolas will play inspired arrangements of traditional material including Irish, Swedish, Breton, Canadian, as well as their own lively folk-influenced pieces. The band is percussionist Ruairi Glasheen on bodhran, Pip Mercer on vocals and flute, guitarist Laura Snowden and violist Georgie Harris.

To learn more and to book, please visit www.cambridgesummermusic.com.

COFFEE MORNING

In All Saints Church
Saturday 18th February, 10.00am – 12.00 am
Tea, Coffee, home made cakes, books,  bric-a-brac and good company.  Catch up with the news!

CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL

Decorated Trees in All Saints Church
Haslingfield
Saturday 17th December, 10.00 am to 4.00 pm
Sunday 18th December, 12.00 pm to 4.00 pm
Entry £2.00 (children free)
Refreshments      Lunches      Music
For info: contact Christine Tod,  01223 870247