Rachel Hewson

Church Services: for Sunday, May 12 St Robert’s Pannal 8am Holy Communion, 9.30am Parish Communion, 6pm Evensong. St Michael and All Angels’ Beckwithshaw 11am Communion.

Christian Aid week: is running from May 12 to 18 this year. There will be an afternoon tea at St Robert’s Church on Thursday, May 16 to raise funds. Further details will appear in next week’s column but if you are able to help to serve or to bake cakes and scones for the event, please get in touch with me and I will pass on your details to Andrea who is organising the event. She also needs volunteers to help deliver the magazines so if you have some spare time and would be willing to help, please get in touch.

Pram Service: takes place at St Robert’s church on Monday, May 13 at 2pm. Bring along your pre-schoolers for a fun and gentle introduction to church life.

Pannal WI: meets again on Tuesday, May 14 at 7.30pm at Pannal Memorial Hall. The name of the talk will be A Knitter’s Yarn by Avril Jennison of Woolly One-Offs. Visitors are welcome to attend for a small fee of £3.

News and events: please let me know if you would like to publicise your news or an event in Pannal and Burn Bridge. I need to know eight days in advance of publication so that I can include the details.