Measham Parish Council

Serving the people of Measham

Clerk: Dawn Roach
c/o Measham Leisure Centre
off High Street, Measham
Derbyshire DE12 7HR

Tel: 01530 589583

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Measham Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make Measham a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Find local groups and businesses in our community directory. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

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Measham Baptist Church News

Measham Baptist Church News

Posted: Wed, 22 Jan 2020 12:13 by Dawn Roache

Measham Baptist Church is a community minded church on Chapel Street (adjacent to Tesco).

There are many activities and services we run that may be of interest to people reading this.

We recently ran a well attended "Real Lives" event where notable celebrities came to tell their stories.

We are continuing this theme with a cafe church event at 4 pm on the last Sunday of the month. John Gaughan (gutarist and singer from Hermans Hermits) came in November. Maureen Greaves (who's husband was brutally killed on Christmas eve) came in December. On Jan 26th we have David Donegani, who will be talking about life bringing up a family, 2 of whom are severely disabled. On March 29th Alan Barnett is visiting. He was used as a human shield by Saddam Hussein's army during the Iraq conflict. More »

All are welcome to these meetings which involve no preaching, singing or praying.

Our Regular activities include

Boys and Girls Brigades 6.15 - 7.45

Smarties on Tuesday 9.30-11.30 (for babies, tots and relatives)

Lunch club on the second Wednesday of each month from 12 - 2pm

Testify (a singing group) Wednesday 7pm

Bible study and prayer Thursday at 7.30pm

Fairshare breakfast 9-10 am Friday mornings (open to all)

Last Saturday of each month Men's Breakfast 8.45 at the Globe Snarestone

Sunday services 10.30 and 6pm each Sunday

Further information and contact details can be found on our website

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Geocaching Events Coming Up

Geocaching Events Coming Up

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:17 by Dawn Roache

Geocaching is an exciting outdoor adventure for the whole family. It is a modern day twist on a treasure hunt it is suitable for the whole family. All you need is a handheld GPS and a sense of fun. A 'cache' is a small waterproof treasure box hidden outdoors.

When and where are this sessions?

We are running 6 FREE sessions over February half term:

· Monday 17 February, 1pm - 3pm Coalville Park, LE67 3JB More »

· Tuesday 18 February, 10am -12noon YHA National Forest, Moira, DE12 6BD

· Wednesday19 February, 1pm - 3pm Coalville Forest Adventure Park, LE67 3RJ

· Thursday 20 February, 10am -12noon Holly Hayes Wood, Whitwick, LE67 5GJ

· Friday 21 February, 10am -12noon Hermitage Fishing Lake and Recreation Ground, LE67 5FU

· Sunday 23 February, 10am -12noon Moira Furnace Museum and Country Park, DE12 6AT

How can we sign up?

If you would like to sign up please contact Georgia: call 01530 454 735 or email » Less

Parish Matters Issue 27

Parish Matters Issue 27

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 10:49 by Dawn Roache

Latest edition of the parish newsletter.

Woodfield Forest Church

Join us as we explore Gods wonderful creation to make our very own Wild art.

Sunday 28th July, 3pm meeting at the rear of St Laurence Church, Measham.

St Laurence Church

Ready Steady Pop up. An afternoon of fun and games, treasure hunt & crafts

Thursday 8th August 2.30 - 4pm