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Methodist Superintendent Minister – Rev Rob Blackhall – ‘Kendor’, Hatchmoor Road, Torrington, EX38 7BU – 01805 628041
Anglican Team Vicar - Rev Madeline Bray, The Vicarage, 5 Manor Court, Parkham, EX39 5PG - 01237 451445
Buckland Methodist Contact – Dave Watson on 01237 451437
Buckland Anglican Contact – David Blight on 01237 451785


24/06/2019 The Church of England/Bishop of Exeter has requested Website to publish the following notice which Website is informed is required to be published on all Church of England sites. Please note that neither this website nor this page is a Church of England site and the notice is published solely as a courtesy to the specific request for publication and relates solely to Church of England.


"... means the action the Church takes to promote a safer culture in all our churches. In order to achieve this, we need to do a lot of hard work. We will promote the welfare of children, young people and adults. We will work to prevent abuse from occurring. We will seek to protect those that are at risk of being abused and respond well to those that have been abused. We will take care to identify where a person may present a risk to others and offer support to them whilst taking steps to mitigate such risks."

The above paragraph is quoted from the Parish Safeguarding Handbook which is available here: (link to the Parish Safeguarding Handbook‚Äč

Our safeguarding Officer is Dave Watson, who can be contacted on 01237 451437, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Alternatively please contact the Team Rector Jane Skinner on 01237 431622 or the Team Vicar Madeline Bray on 01237 451445.



Forthcoming United Services

Sunday 14th July – 4pm - Parish Church – Fete Service/Songs of Praise – Rev Madeline Bray
Sunday 21st July – 10am – Methodist Church – Morning Prayer – Hilary Savage
Sunday 28th July – 10am – Methodist Church – Worship – Rev Andrew Baguley
Sunday 4th August – 9.30am – Parish Church – Holy Communion – Rev Jane Hayes

Sunday 11th August – 10am – Parish Church – Worship – Rev Rob Blackhall

Additional Services

Friday 19th July – Holy Communion at Parish Church Schoolroom at 9.30am

Duty Rosters

Planned Bible Reader/Intercessions for Sunday 14th July – Brian Chapple/Kate Slocombe
Methodist Cleaning for Saturday 20th July – Carol Hampson
Methodist Flowers/Coffee for Sunday 21st July - Sylvia Evans/Jacqui Watson

There is a Sponsor Sheet in Chapel if anyone wishes to sponsor Finnley Watson for her Skydive on Wednesday 28th August in aid of MIND (a Mental Health Charity) – see Dave or Jacqui Watson

Sunday 14th July – Methodist Circuit Service at 6.30pm at Northam Methodist Church celebrating 150 Years of the Work of Action for Children.

Sunday 14th July - Sea Sunday Service at Hartland Quay at 7pm

Saturday 20th July – Coffee Morning at Torrington Methodist Church from 10am-12noon with Bacon Butties & various stalls in aid of ‘Open Doors’ remembering Christians who are persecuted
Thursday 25th July - “Churches Together in Buckland Brewer Open Meeting – the Present and Future” at 7.30pm in Methodist Chapel Schoolroom – ALL are Welcome to attend & discuss

Friday 26th July – Friday phiX at Parkham Methodist Church – starting at 7pm for tea/coffee & nibbles and 7.30pm Worship with a difference

Buckland Brewer Methodist Church Facebook page – just log into Facebook & type Buckland Brewer Methodist Church

Torridge Methodist Circuit website click here
Hartland Coast Mission Community website click here

 BBP map revised for module

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