Confirmation Service: There will be a Confirmation Service locally on Sunday 6th October. Any adults or young people (Year 7 and above in October) who would like to be confirmed, please speak to one of the clergy soon. Preparation classes will begin in today, 14th July at St. Mary’s Vicarage.

Lighthouse Craft We can support Lighthouse by donating the following items: Coloured pipe-cleaners, empty cereal boxes, wrapping paper, coloured tissue paper, and clean & empty 2 litre plastic drinks bottles. Please take contributions to church, where she will collect them, or contact her if you prefer to have her pick them up. If anyone has questions, contact Sue at or ring 07930 520562

Safeguarding Dates for your Diary
Safeguarding C2 training for those working with children or vulnerable adults: Various dates and times at Oxford Church House
19th September 18.30 St Stephen’s Church Hall, Upper Basildon, Reading
21st November 18.30 St Peter’s, Maidenhead
To book go to

John Reed Update and Prayer Requests: John began his ride Friday, 12th July at 7.00 am. Pray for: strength and wisdom; All his technology works well; that he accomplishes his target of 100 miles per day; protection.   There are flyers at each church if you would like to spread word to others about his endeavour. Thank You