Tuesday 7th October

Knit and Natter ‘Shoebox Shopping Day’

10.30am to 2pm

St Thomas’ Knit and Natter group are holding their third

‘Shoebox Shopping Day’, come along and buy items

suitable for putting in your Operation Christmas Child

Shoebox. Pick up a bargain and possibly even a wrapped

shoebox (limited availability), and get started on your

shoebox! Contact: St Thomas’ Knit and Natter on

07974831274 or janesimmonds58@gmail.com.


Festival Lunch @ Storrs Road Methodist Church

12.15 to 2pm

Serving jacket potato with a choice of filling; apple pie with

custard or fruit and jelly with ice cream; tea/coffee/juice. A

donation is requested towards our Church Refurbishment

Fund. Contact: 01246 232169 or see



How does stress cause illness?

2 to 3.30pm

Talk by Traditional Herbalist John Etherington BSc (Hons)

Herbal Medicine MNIMH covering all aspects of stress and

how it affects daily life. John will discuss types of remedies

and how herbs can help reduce the effects of stress.

Contact: Complementary Health Centre on 01246 768 518

or 07787 773583 or email chesterfieldchc@gmail.com.



Ashes Prom Afternoon

3 to 7pm

Practise put-ups by Lizzi. Vouchers available for your school,

plus goody bags. Contact: Ashes Hair Design on 01246

274972 or rebecca_ashes@sky.com.



Tales from the Tea Room

7 to 9pm

Storytelling at St Thomas’ Café to celebrate the publication

of our first Anthology, ‘Chapter One’. Members will perform

various pieces from the book – from fantasy to horror,

science fiction to romance and slice of life observation. The

evening promises to inspire, intrigue and amuse. Tickets £2

each, booking advised. Contact: Open Book Writers on

01246 569705 or openbookwritersgroup@aol.co.uk.



Green Boules @ The Rose & Crown

6:30pm prompt start.

Come and play Green Boules, or Petanque, on hallowed turf

from Saltergate. Food available for a charitable donation.

Booking essential. Two to a team (max. 16 teams). Contact:

Shirley & Paul Niblock on 01246 207080 or