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The Parish of

St James, Clacton,

with St Christopher, Jaywick

St James : Tower Road, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO151LE


St Christopher : Meadow Way, Jaywick, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 2HR



Macmillan Cancer Support R. Gwinnel & Sons at 351 Holland Road, Holland invite you for coffee and cake on Friday 29th September – 10.30am – 2.00pm

Fish and Chips Harvest Supper will be held on Saturday 30th September at 7 for
7.30 pm. Cost is £7.00 per person including tea or coffee. Tickets available from Pam, Jan or Peter

Harvest Festival will be on Sunday 1st October. Produce by 30th please.

Choral Evensong for Harvest will be at 6pm on the 1st October. We will be joined by the choir and congregation from St. Paul’s.

Jumble Sale The next one will be held on the 7th October, jumble wanted please.

Table Top Sale: This will take place on Saturday 28th October

Clacton Foodbank Thank you very much for all the donations of food. The current need is for long life milk, dried milk, tins of spaghetti, jam and instant mashed potato. Also, they need carrier bags. Your help is very much appreciated. Sandra

Flower Guild - We will be decorating the church for Harvest on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th September at 10am. If anyone would like to donate anything for the Harvest display we will be very pleased to receive it then. All tins or packets will be sent to the Clacton Food Bank. Fresh items will be sold after the 10.30 am service on the 1st and the money raised will also be sent to the Food Bank. Thanks very much.

TEECH - We are now starting to collect items for Christmas gift bags to send out in December to children in Moldova. We are hoping to send 100  this year. A list of items needed is displayed on the blue notice board in St James. A list has also been sent to St Christopher’s. Eileen, from URC, and I would like to thank you all for your support. Please keep knitting your lovely hats, mittens, gloves, scarves, jumpers and blankets they are very much appreciated in the cold winter weather in Moldova.  Many thanks Chris.

(Please let the churchwardens have any notices by Wednesday pm).


Peter Luckin                Churchwarden                               569206        

Paul Siddall                 Churchwarden & Organist               421432        

Jo Jellis                       Lay Reader                                   428741

Stella Baldry                PCC Secretary                               421782

Brenda Oliver              St Christopher’s Warden                 476529 or 07790 624481

Allen Warrender          St Christopher’s Organist                  





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Church – but not as you know it!

We talk, have fun together and discover more about God.

Crafts, games and stories suitable for children and their families, plus food.

St James’ Church

Beatrice Road, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1LE

(Entrance through church hall in Tower Road)

Saturdays, 3pm to 5pm, on the following dates in 2017:

18th February

6th May

8th July

16th September

11th November

9th December

All are Welcome


There is no charge, but donations are always welcome.

All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Please bring a bag to take your craft activities home in.

For further details please contact Peter on (01255 429896

or e-mail


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