Events & Latest News

Latest News


COFFEE ON SUNDAY, 24 JUNE will be in the large hall to enable the congregation to look around the new facilities.

PLEASE NOTE there will be no 10 am Parish Eucharist at St Giles with St Matthew on Sunday, 22 July due to the road closure during the Grimsby 10 km run.

VISIT The Speaker's Chaplain, Revd Rose Hudson-Wilkin, will be preaching and presiding at the 10am Eucharist on 29 July. Light refreshments will be served in the small hall after the service.

ROTA FOR RE‐VAMPED LARGE HALL A rota will be needed of people willing to open and close the large hall for one-off weekend functions. If you are willing to help, please give your name to Cath Gregory.

We are hoping to stage an exhibition on the 90 years of the life of the hall in September. If you have anything of interest, photos, memories, memorabilia, could you please pass it on to Steve Mansfield or one of the churchwardens.

CHARITIES OF THE MONTH June’s Charity is WHEN YOU WISH UPON A STAR. There is a collection box for donations at the back of church. Carole has completed her wing walk and will report back.

As this year marks the 100th Anniversary of the end of WWI, the Church Choir will be holding an End of WWI Singalong on Saturday, 14 July to commemorate all those who lost their lives. Proceeds will go to the SSFA ARMED FORCES CHARITY. The choir are looking for any memorabilia from this era to put on display at the event. There will also be a “Trench Cake” baking competition, so look in those cupboards and old recipe books and
get baking! Please speak to Shirley Dunford or Corrina for further information.

DO YOU HAVE OR WOULD YOU LIKE A COTTAGE GARDEN? Since Anne Easterbrook shrunk her garden by selling half of her land last year, she now has a surplus of bulbs (snowdrops, bluebells, aquilegia, etc), flowers, tomato plants, seeds, herbs, etc. If you would like to see what is available, please phone Anne on 01472 310061 to arrange a visit.

The LINCOLNSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST together with The Everyman Club and the RSPB have arranged for TV wildlife presenter Simon King to give an illustrated talk at Grimsby Institute on Tuesday, 11 September at 7.30 pm. For tickets ,which are £12, please contact Carolyn Davis on 07914 924790.


Special Events

Saturday 14th July "End of WWI Singalong"
The Choir are holding a Singalong to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the end of WWI. With a “Trench Cake” baking competition.
Sunday 29th July The Rev Rose Hudson-Wilkin, the Speaker’s Chaplain, will be presiding and preaching at the service. Light refreshments will be served in the small hall afterwards. 10.00am in Church


Regular Events

Every Wednesday Vestry Hour St Giles Church 6:30pm
Every Thursday Pop-in Social Group Small Hall   after the Service
Every Thursday Lunch Club Large Hall 12:00noon