The Schorne700 Festival

Ascension Day Service launching the Schorne700 Festival

Thursday 29th May at 7.30pm at St Mary the Virgin Church, North Marston, MK18 3PH
Preaching - Bishop Alan of Buckingham
Followed by a Firework Display & refreshments at the village sports field
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The Gig Delusion Comedy Night by Andy Kind - Tickets £10

Saturday 31st May at 7.30pm at St John The Evangelist Church, Whitchurch, HP22 4JZ
A Christian Comedy Night in Church!Poster

Medieval Mystery Plays by David Heffer

Saturday 7th June afternoon starting at St Mary the Virgin Church, North Marston
A series of four mini mystery plays, moving to a different venues in the village.

  1. John Schorne is teased by the Devil - at the Church
  2. The Devil Flaunts his Power - The Village Well
  3. The Devil Tries Flattery - The Inn
  4. Schorne conjures the Evil One - The Place of Meeting - 6 children tell of their need for pilgrimage

Flower Festival

Saturday 14th June 10am - 5pm & Sunday 15th June 2pm - 6pm at St Mary the Virgin Church, North Marston, MK18 3PH
Come and see St Mary's come alive with beautiful flower displays representing the celebrations in the Church Year.
Sponsorship welcomed for individual displays.Poster

Food Fayre

Saturday 21st June at 10am to 4pm at The Village Hall, North Marston, MK18 3PA
Over 15 different vendors. Further details from Tricia McSweeney 01296 670484

Medieval Banquet - Tickets £35

Saturday 28th June at 7.00pm at St John the Evangelist Church, Whitchurch HP22 4JZ
A traditional medieval banquet with Hog Roast and Humble Pie, accompanied by 'Mediva' singing & playing medieval instruments. Dress code: Period Costume..
Tickets from Tricia McSweeney 01296 670484 Poster

Schorne Team Service

Sunday 29th June at 6.30pm at Holy Cross & St Mary's Church, Quainton, HP22 4AP
Celebrating the Life & Ministry of our Clergy past present and future. Master John Schorne, Rector of North Marston, Rev David Meakin's 25th Anniversary of Ordination to the Priesthood, Rev Andrew Lightbown's Ordination to the Priesthood. You are welcome to stay for refreshments after the Service.
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The Dressing of the Schorne Well

The Well will be dressed and available for viewing between Fri-Sun 4th-6th July at North Marston.

Evensong with the St Georges Chapel Choir, Windsor Castle

Friday 4th July 7.30pm at St Mary the Virgin Church, North Marston, MK18 3PH
Sung by The Boys of The St Georges Chapel Choir, Windsor Castle. Ticketed event for seating purposes.
Call Jennifer Heffer 01296 670273.Poster

A Celebration of the Life and Ministry of John Schorne Service

Sunday 6th July at 7.30pm at St Mary the Virgin Church, North Marston, MK18 3PH
Bishop John of Oxford & Peter Hancock Chairman of the Northampton Methodist District. Unveiling of Dedication Plaque to John Schorne.
Ticketed event for seating purposes. Call Jennifer Heffer 01296 670273. Poster

A variety of special Schorne700 commemoration items are available:

For further information on Schorne700
Contact Rev’d Jim Gorringe on 01296 670298 or email christopher.gorringe@btinternet.com

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Contact

Rev'd Jim Gorringe

Tel: 01296 670298

Email christopher.gorringe@btinternet.com