Gallery 2017 (Jul to Dec)

Carol Singing at the Sherwin Arms
(December 13th, 2017)

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The ‘choir’ prepares to sing as the guests gather together for a festive meal

Annual Men’s Fellowship Dinner
(December 11th, 2017)

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Chef Jonathan and the ‘Ladies-in-Waiting’ prepare for a delicious service.

Chef Jonathan describes the menu in detail before the food is served.

Café Bramcote ‘Big Sing’ With The Salvation Army
(December 7th, 2017)

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Those gathered enjoyed singing carols to such professional accompaniment

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Both the Salvation Army Band and the Kitchen Staff were kept very busy

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The community singing was enhanced by the Band playing seasonal music

Christmas Bazaar
(November 11th, 2017)

Broxtowe Disabled Access Grant
Broxtowe Council make a very generous donation towards the Church Centre Disabled Access Project.

Christian Discipleship Course
(October 24th, 2017)

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The Christian Discipleship Course got off to a flying start with those attending
looking together at the essential basics of our faith

Update on the Curnock’s current Berega visit
(October 8th, 2017)

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Bramcote (CofE) Primary School Welcome Service
(September 11th, 2017)

Parents and children gather together at the start of the service.

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Mrs Jones (Chair of Governors) presents each      Verger John enjoys a quick
new pupil with their own Children’s Bible.             brew having tidied up.

Vintage Tea Party (With Bramcote Voice)
(September 10th, 2017)

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The Tea Party welcome ‘Bramcote Voice’ as Miss Scott conducts the group.

Holiday Church
(August 2017)

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Dressing the Church Centre as an aquarium in preparation for Holiday Church

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The band rehearsing for the first weeks session

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Musicians run through the first weeks songs as Jonathan prepares the kitchen

David Ward leads the gathered congregation in the memory verse.

The band lead the worship.

Annual Parish Bar-B-Que
(9th July, 2017)

The Vicarage garden is made ready for the festive event

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Chef Jonathan prepares the goodies      Burgers, hot dogs & salads are served

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Mustard & relishes are added to taste    Everyone sits down to enjoy their food

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Food was also enjoyed and children’s games played around ‘Bramcote Hill’

David particularly enjoyed the relish

Bramcote CofE (Aided) Primary Summer Fair
(8th July, 2017)

Councillor Halimah Khaled MBE, 41st Mayor of Broxtowe, prepares to declare
the Summer Fair open with one mighty blow from her ceremonial sword.

Following detailed instruction from one ‘Robin Hoode’, a single mighty blow
was all that was required to shatter the strong chain link fence.

The Mayor spoke warmly of the sterling work done by the school and all of its
numerous supporters as one ‘Maid Marion’ looked on.

Various fun and games were had by all on the school playing fields.

Karen Hanford Ordination
(2nd July, 2017)

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Revd Karen after the joyful celebration in Southwell Minster


David looks on as Revd Karen greets friends and family


Revd Karen greeting members of her sponsoring parish


Revd Karen greeting more members of her sponsoring parish

The sponsoring parish group photograph

Revd Karen with husband David and son Richard