MESSY Church was held for the first time at St James’ Church when 13 children with helpers explored some of the saints: St James, St Catherine after whom the Catherine Wheel is named, St Clement and St Francis of Assisi.

Special thanks are due to Francis Betts and her team.

On Saturday, November 17, a Christmas craft fair is being held in Callow End Village Hall at 3pm in aid of the Friends of Severn heights Nursing Home to provide outings and entertainment for the residents..

Midland Air Ambulance Christmas cards are available from Mrs M Harris, 1 Bow Hill, Callow End (01905 830628) at the price of £3.50, with calendars at £4.

 The next branch meeting of the RBL takes place on Tuesday at 8pm when it will be the annual meeting. New members are most welcome.

MRS M ALLSOPP 019052 830746