Parish of Swaledale with Arkengarthdale

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2 Dales Action for Refugees Friendship Walk

Saturday 23 June

  • Posted On: 13 June 2018
This starts at Fremington Village Hall at 10.30am for tea and coffee. Michael Briggs, a ranger in the National Park, will lead the walk, which will be approx. 6 miles. The 6 refugee families who are in living in Richmondshire are coming to join in, and it would be lovely to have some Swaledale families and individuals to welcome them, to help with refreshments and to walk with them. After the walk, there will be a ‘Good Yorkshire tea’ back at the hall. Please contact...

Trinity Sunday Lunch

After the Low Row Service on Sunday 27 May

  • Posted On: 7 May 2018
Holy Trinity Church, Low Row, will be celebrating Trinity Sunday with a service at 11am on Sunday 27 May. We will be joined by members of Low Row URC Church, and will welcome Rev. Laurence Moore as our preacher. The service will followed by lunch at the Punch Bowl Inn - please book before Wednesday 23 May if you would like to come to lunch. Contact Elizabeth Bedford for details of booking and cost -

A letter from our new Area Bishop

  • Posted On: 7 February 2018
Dear friends in Christ,   I write to offer you all my sincere thanks for your prayers and your presence at Sunday’s service in Ripon Cathedral.  It was a truly memorable occasion which, I hope, gave glory to God in this new season in the Diocese of Leeds.  I look forward to all that lies ahead, and give thanks for the warmth of welcome that Myles and I have received since we moved into our new home in Sharow.  We look forward to opportunities to offer...

Would you like to be Confirmed in 2018?

  • Posted On: 7 December 2017

Our new Area Bishop, the Rt Revd Helen Ann Hartley, will be installed in early February, and we hope to invite her to lead a Confirmation service later in the year.
If you would like to be confirmed, or would just like to know more, please contact the vicar. We hope to start a group for preparation in the Spring.

Christians Together in Swaledale - Lent Meetings 2018

Earthed in Hope - Conversations in Death, Dying and Christian Hope (full programme list)

  • Posted On: 5 December 2017
You are welcome to come to any or all of the meetings, which start at 7.30pm Tuesday 27 February Living well and dying well Rev Darren McClintock Chaplain at Wakefield Hospice at Low Row URC Tuesday 6 March Reflections on Christian Faith and life as a Funeral Director Richard Good at St. Mary’s, Arkengarthdale Tuesday 13 March – Grave Talk – This is a café style meeting, with discussion in groups, and lots of tea and cake. Bring your thoughts and...