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Welcome to our Parish website

Thank you for visiting our Parish website. We hope you find everything you want to know about the Team Parish of Melton Mowbray, which consists of 6 churches across the Melton Mowbray area. For more information on any of our churches, simply click on the picture of your choice of church below.

Are you planning a party, meeting or starting up a group or club? Are you looking for a room to use? Do you require a buffet or light refreshments for your function?

If you answered yes to any of the questions above, then the Samworth Centre, our community resource, could be what you are looking for.
For more information click on the picture of the centre, below.
 
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Ho, ho, ho... the next activities morning in St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray, is being held on Saturday, November 22 - and it promises to be a real cracker!
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More than 40 people enjoyed St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray, Harvest Supper on Saturday (October 18) in the Samworth Centre.
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The Revd Roy Kilford, a member of the active retired clergy team in the parish, is leaving Melton Mowbray to return to parish ministry in the Peterborough Diocese.
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Find out what is happening where in the parish this week.
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The next Lunchtime recital on Tuesday 28th October will be given by Kevin Slingsby, Director of Music, Oakham Parish Church........read more
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Some weeks ago an appeal was made to attract volunteers prepared to help cleaning St Mary’s Church, Melton, on a regular basis. The response to the appeal was sadly limited. The need for new helpers has recently become greater. If you can help, read on..
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The next Care and Share lunch will be held on Sunday, 26th October, 12.15pm in the Samworth Centre.
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We are looking for help again this year to fill shoe boxes to send to needy children overseas.
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The Team Parish is holding a mini holiday club called S.O.S. on Sunday, November 16, from 2.30 to 4.30pm in St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray. Cost is £1 per child, but booking is essential.
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An opportunity to meet like-minded friends who want to listen and discuss the deeper things of life, faith and philosophy. To find out more, read on...
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Find out where Services of Loving Remembrance for those who are no longer with us are taking place in the parish. To find out more, read on...
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The next Tiny Tots' services for under school-age children at St Mary's Church, Melton, will be held on October 30.
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Arthur gives his Series 7 talk on Melton Mowbray on Thursday 23rd October in aid of St Batholomew's, Welby, Church Project Fund...read on
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next meeting on Friday 14th November...read on for more
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Are you CALLED to a particular Church ministry? Here’s a chance to explore and reflect on how God is calling you now.
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St Mary the Virgin Church, Thorpe Arnold, is going to the dogs!
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Anyone who saw Melstrum Ukelele Orchestra performing in St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray, on Friday (September 12) will be pleased to know that they are returning to Thorpe Arnold Village Hall on Saturday, November 22.
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We are hoping to host a Confirmation in one of our Team Churches later in the year. To find out more, read on...
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bOOK A TREE 

If you would like to display a tree at this year's Christmas Tree Festival in St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray, from December 5 - 9, application forms must be in by October 31.
To enquire about displaying a tree and to obtain a booking form please contact Ian Neale on 01664 565798 or email ianneale@talktalk.net
For a letter explaining this year's festival click here.
For a booking form click here.
For a programme of what's happening click here.

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 Upcoming Events 
Thursday 23 October
7:00pmAn evening with Arthur Payne @ Samworth Centre
Sunday 26 October
12:00pmCare and Share lunch @ Samworth Centre
Monday 27 October
10:00ampram club @ upper rooms samworth centre
Thursday 30 October
10:30amTiny Tots' Service @ St Mary's Church,Melton
Monday 3 November
10:00ampram club @ upper rooms samworth centre
Thursday 6 November
6:00pmA Vocations Evening @ St Mary's Church,Melton
Monday 10 November
10:00ampram club @ upper rooms samworth centre
Tuesday 11 November
1:10pmLunchtime Organ Recital @ St Mary's Parish Church, Melton Mowbray
Friday 14 November
2:00pm80s Plus Fellowship Circle @ Samworth Centre
Saturday 15 November
10:00amDay of reflection and prayer @ Dove Cottage, Stathern
Saturday 15 November
7:00pmGoing to the dogs! @ Thorpe Arnold village Hall
Sunday 16 November
2:30pmMini holiday club @ St Mary's Church,Melton
Monday 17 November
10:00ampram club @ upper rooms samworth centre
Saturday 22 November
10:30amCome and visit Santa @ St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray
Saturday 22 November
7:30pmAn Evening with Melstrum @ Thorpe Arnold village Hall
Monday 24 November
10:00ampram club @ upper rooms samworth centre
Monday 1 December
10:00ampram club @ upper rooms samworth centre
Friday 5 December
9:00amChristmas Tree Festival @ St Mary's Church,Melton
Monday 8 December
10:00ampram club @ upper rooms samworth centre