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Denise Stear – Wing walking for Katharine House Hospice

On the 1st of October I will be wing walking for Katharine House Hospice - Banbury because it provides support to patients and their families. When I first heard about wing walking I had a moment of madness where I thought 'I could do that'! My family were incredulous...I can't even go on waltzers at the fair.  Katherine House provides tremendous support to patients and their families. In the last few years I have experienced serious illness myself. I know the power of the support that was given to me by my wonderful friends and family and the professionals who worked hard to get me back to health.  I know I'll be terrified, but I hope exhilarated too. I am

Summer pop up dinners on Wednesdays

Summer pop up dinners on Wednesdays in the Walled Garden with Lulu Cox The Land Gardeners team are all connected by a passion for nature. Be it in food, flowers, gardens or soil. Head Gardener - Charlotte Heffernan, Head of Climate Compost - Catie Jarman and Lulu Cox, former Sous chef of Rochelle Canteen, London are working with all layers of the land here at Wardington Manor, to bring you simple, delicious, nutrient dense food - grown, cooked and served with care and consideration. Join us on Wednesdays, to eat amongst the romantic gardens. From potting sheds and glasshouses to wild orchards and yew rooms... from long billowing borders to painted flower rooms, dining

Wardington neighbourhood groups

With the overall aim of keeping everyone in the village in touch with each other at this difficult time and providing assistance to each other if or when required, the village has been divided up into twenty-one separate groups of houses with a contact person for each group. At the end of this post there are four maps showing all the house groups both numbered and colour coded. Also there is a list of all the group contacts. Hilary Patterson is the Central Co-ordinator and her contact details are shown at the top of the list Each group contact has a supply of this self-explanatory flyer . As a start to making contact with each group, flyers will be distributed

Call My Wine Bluff is cancelled

Sadly "Call My Wine Bluff" on 4th April is cancelled. The committee would like to thank everyone for their enthusiastic support since we announced the event, and please be assured that once COVID-19 is behind us, we'll be rearranging. Very best wishes, The Friends of St Mary Magdalene.

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TONIGHT 6pm Carol Singing on the Green in Upper Wardington

Please join us THIS EVENING at 6pm. The forecast is for the rain to clear, so bring a brolly just in case and bring plenty of good cheer! We're preparing the glühwein right now! Please come and join The Friends of St Mary Magdalene for Christmas Carols round the brazier on Thursday 19th December from 6 to 6:45 pm on the Green (Old Pool) in Upper Wardington. We will be joined by the Wardington Handbell Ringers once again.  The Friends will be serving mulled wine, hot chocolate for children, mince pies, sausage rolls and stollen. There will  be a collection for the Church fabric fund to help keep the building in good repair, so please do donate generously. So, come

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Carol Singing on the Green in Upper Wardington Thursday 19th Dec. 6pm

CORRECTION. Thursday 19th Dec. Please come and join The Friends of St Mary Magdalene for Christmas Carols round the brazier on Thursday 19th December from 6 to 6:45 pm on the Green (Old Pool) in Upper Wardington. We will be joined by the Wardington Handbell Ringers once again.  The Friends will be serving mulled wine, hot chocolate for children, mince pies, sausage rolls and stollen. There will  be a collection for the Church fabric fund to help keep the building in good repair, so please do donate generously. So, come along, sing along and enjoy our annual village carols!

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Carol Singing on the Green in Upper Wardington Thursday 19th Dec. 6pm

Please come and join The Friends of St Mary Magdalene for Christmas Carols round the brazier on Thursday 19th December from 6 to 6:45 pm on the Green (Old Pool) in Upper Wardington. We will be joined by the Wardington Handbell Ringers once again.  The Friends will be serving mulled wine, hot chocolate for children, mince pies, sausage rolls and stollen. There will  be a collection for the Church fabric fund to help keep the building in good repair, so please do donate generously. So, come along, sing along and enjoy our annual village carols!

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Moonrakers concert, this Saturday at 7:30pm

Live in St Mary Magdalene, Wardington Saturday 23rd November at 7:30pm Moonrakers Celtic traditional and contemporary songs and tunes. Music from the UK and Ireland. See moonrakers.net for more information "...mesmerising harp...wonderful gentle harmonies. ...an uplifting journey." BBC Tickets £12 on the door or pre-book via the Churchwardens: Nigel Bankes: 01295 750500 Clive Hunt: 01295 758087 or wardingtonchurch@btinternet.com Moonraker Concert - Nov 2019.

Curry & Quiz Evening Sat. 16th Nov – A FEW TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE

The Friends of St Mary Magdalene would love you to join them for a Curry and Quiz Evening on Saturday 16th November 2019 at 7pm in the Wardington Memorial Hall Teams and individuals welcome. Come along for a fun-filled evening - test your knowledge and flex those brain cells and maybe win a prize! Chicken or vegetable curry included. Beer & wine to buy at the bar. Tickets £10 in advance only from Steve Mackenzie-Lawrie on 07950 411373  or steve.mlawrie@btinternet.com Proceeds to the Friends of St. Mary Magdalene

Moonrakers concert, Saturday 23rd November 7:30pm

Live in St Mary Magdalene, Wardington Saturday 23rd November at 7:30pm Moonrakers Celtic traditional and contemporary songs and tunes. Music from the UK and Ireland. See moonrakers.net for more information "...mesmerising harp...wonderful gentle harmonies. ...an uplifting journey." BBC Tickets £12 on the door or pre-book via the Churchwardens: Nigel Bankes: 01295 750500 Clive Hunt: 01295 758087 or wardingtonchurch@btinternet.com Moonraker Concert - Nov 2019.