News & Events

Weekly and advance notices
Week beginning Sunday 20th May 2018


Christian Aid

Congratulations to everyone who contributed to the Christian Aid Coffee Morning last Saturday which raised £134. This will be added to the contents of envelopes handed to us and given to Christian Aid. Envelopes can be handed in for the next two or three weeks.


Our annual retreat has a new look, with a new venue and a new time of the year. Our retreat takes place from Friday 29th June to Sunday 1st July at Boars Hill Priory, just outside of Oxford. With lovely walks and beautiful countryside, there will be ample opportunity to enjoy the longest days of the year. The retreat is open to everyone, and will cost £140 fully inclusive of all board and lodging. Public transport is straightforward. Ask Annie, Debbie, Rachel or Clare for more details, or see the leaflet at the back of church.

(Bursaries are available – see Fr Bruce)

Our next GOING PLACES excursion is a walk from Old Welwyn on Saturday 2nd June, ending up with tea in Anna and Nigel’s garden. See the leaflet at the back of church for details, and let David know if you’d like to come.

A trip to France

On Saturday 7th July, Holy Innocents are organizing a trip to Boulogne Hypermarket and town. Tickets £40. Please speak to Angie (07931232120) for details and tickets.

Dates for diaries

Sunday 10th June: GOING PLACES Toddle to Ali Pali with picnic lunch

Saturday, 16 June, 7.30pm.Tower Singers Concert ‘Music from the Movies’ as part of the Crouch End Festival.  Tickets on sale soon.

Saturday 23rd June, 3pm: Mthr Anna’s ordination to the Priesthood, St Andrew’s Enfield

Sunday 24th June: Mthr Anna’s First Mass, 5pm

Jumblebee Auction

The next Scouts Fund raising event towards the Jamboree is a Jumblebee which is an on-line auction. Support of this helps Arthur Jameson and other members of the church family. To read more and make a bid:


GiftAid and Tax

We are going to claim the GiftAid for 2017 shortly. If you have previously filled in a GiftAid declaration but did not pay tax in 2017, please let Annie know and she will amend the records:

Gardening at the Tower
Join the Friends’ gardening team who meet on the first Saturday & third Thursday of the month. Next ones are Saturday 2nd June and Thursday 14th June.

Tower Open day and Volunteers needed

On Saturday the 16th June there is going to be an open day at the Tower. If anyone is able to volunteer please speak to David or Fr Bruce.

A New Bishop for London: Sarah Mullally in Conversation: Sarah Mullally and David Ison

Following her historic installation as the 133rd Bishop of London, Sarah Mullally will be in conversation with David Ison, Dean of St Paul’s Cathedral, about her faith, her life, what matters to her most, and how she feels about being the first female Bishop of London. Monday 4th June 6.30-8pm. It is free but a ticket is required. See David for details.

Church Bookshop

The basement bookshop is open on the first and third Saturday of every month from 10.00-1.00pm, and every Friday morning from 10.00am to 12.00noon.  If anyone is interested in helping in any way, please do get in touch on 07779 264085 or by email            

Keeping in touch…

We really value the opportunities you give us to keep you in the loop with news from Hornsey Parish Church. We can only do this if the contact details we have for you are accurate, so please advise us of any changes. See back of weekly Sheet for contact details.

Weekly sheet deadline

Please send all notices for the weekly sheet to David by Tuesday midday: