Applications are invited for the post of Director of Music and Organist at our busy suburban and daughter church in South Staffordshire.The successful candidate will be a skilled musician who will be keen to develop our musical tradition and re-establish a junior section to our choir.Salary £6000 plus fees, with an enhanced salary on the … [Read more…]
Our new 2018-19 programme of events is now available here.
Wombourne Wives began the new 2018/19 programme on 11th September with a Wine and Cheese evening. We welcomed back old and new members to the evening and had a good catch up with everyone. Our 27th September meeting, Richard Wescott took us to the upcoming pantomime season with ‘The Confessions of a Pantomime Dame’ He … [Read more…]
Bring your teddy to church! On Sunday 16th September at 10.15 in the Hand in Hand. We will be holding a special Sunday Club to welcome everyone back from their summer holidays. Everyone is very welcome. Sunday Club is aimed at Primary school aged children but younger children can attend with an adult. Please contact … [Read more…]
We all had great fun at the workshops and we enjoyed learning about Daniel from the bible and also the story of feeding the 5000 along with a great variety of crafts, games and experiments. Over 100 children attended the workshops over the 4 days. The older children doing an experiment to see if they … [Read more…]
After a very diverse range of speakers, our 2017/18 Wives concluded with a group of our wives and partners enjoying a weekend in Llandudno, a lunch at The Greyhound, Lower Penn and our End of year Annual General Meeting followed with Strawberries and cream. Our 2018/19 programme commences on 13th September 2018 Meetings are held … [Read more…]
We are proud to announce that the Smestow Vale Grapevine Magazine was awarded a silver medal by the National Association for Church Editors, at their annual meeting in Coventry, on 5th May. This is a massive achievement for the small editorial team and dedicated committee who in their own time work unselfishly to produce such … [Read more…]
Swinging Sixties was the theme for the two Wombourne Wives meetings in May. Our May 10th meeting was an illustrated talk entitled ‘The Swinging Sixties’ by Ray Sturdy, who took us back to our youth – flares, mini skirts, Twiggy, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Flower Power , James Bond, John Kennedy’s assassination, Luther King … [Read more…]