Browsing Archive: November, 2011

Shoe Boxes for Belarus

Posted by Carole Jones on Sunday, November 27, 2011,

Every year parishioners of Horfield Parish Church donate shoe boxes full of gifts to needy children in Eastern Europe and Africa.  We in Horfield Families Group always enjoy participating in this activity.  Here are this year's boxes placed in front of the altar on Sunday 20th November to be blessed before being despatched to children in Belarus.

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South Pacific

Posted by Carole Jones on Friday, November 25, 2011, In : Visits 

On Thursday November 24th a group of Horfield Families members plus friends and family went to the Bristol Hippodrome to see the Broadway production of South Pacific starring Samantha Womack. I think I speak for everyone when I say that we all had a thoroughly enjoyable evening and that it is an excellent show.

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Marjorie Grant

Posted by Carole Jones on Wednesday, November 23, 2011,

Marjorie Grant’s funeral was held in the Horfield Parish Church today. Marjorie had been a member of Horfield Families Group for over 40 years. We would like to extend our deepest sympathies to her children Ian, Anita, Clive and Erica and their families.  Marjorie was also the leader of the Decibells Handbell team for many years and will be greatly missed by us all.

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Christmas shopping trip Exeter

Posted by Carole Jones on Sunday, November 20, 2011, In : Trips 

On Saturday November 19th, fifty-five of us went on a coach trip to Exeter to do our Christmas shopping. It was a very enjoyable day despite the overcast weather, and several of us also found the time for a visit to the Cathedral.

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November talk

Posted by Carole Jones on Wednesday, November 16, 2011, In : Monthly talks 

On November 9th Rhianan gave us an extremely thought-provoking talk about the charity Caring at Christmas and Kate is seen in the photo below presenting Rhianan with a cheque for this very worthy cause.

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Welcome to our blog!

Posted by Carole Jones on Wednesday, November 2, 2011,
Hello and thanks for visiting our website. We will provide updates on the goings on of our organisation in this blog, so do come back again soon!
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About Us

Horfield Families Group is a Bristol-based organisation who get together every second Wednesday evening in the month. We partake in various fun activities, go on visits and raise money for charities. This blog provides updates on our activities. Enjoy!