St Margaret Addington 

"Knowing Jesus, making Jesus known"


For years 7 to 13

Flix on Fridays

popcorn2Welcome to an informal gathering on the first Friday of each month to watch a film together. We watch mainstream films with often challenging subjects that give us an opportunity to reflect on a Christian response to some contemporary issues and questions. 

We meet in the Church Room at Addington church at 7.00 for a 7.15 prompt start. Refreshments are provided.

If you would like to know more please contact Judy Grimes on 01732 605229 or simply come along and join us.

Next screening -  1st November at 6.30 for a 7.45 start



Meet every Thursday for bell ringing practice at 10.30 - 11.00 in the ringing chamber at Addington Church.

Contact Tom on 01732 850575

bikersSaturday morning bikers

The Saturday Morning Bike Boys ride from Offham Green avery second or third Saturday from April to October. We leave Offham at 08.30 and ride for up to a hour depending on the weather, stop at a cafe for breakfast and chat, and then take a shorter route home. If you fancy a social ride please contact Graham on -

Please help Judy with the flowers

Please come along to have a go at doing the Church flowers


with Judy . . . another appeal for anybody to do a vase of flowers even just once during the year.It is not a competition . . .  just a symbol of life, welcome and thanksgiving to all who enter.

Judy will provide greenery and lots of support. Why not give it a go —any help will be greatly appreciated.

Please contact Judy on 01732 605229

power of prayer

                    The Power of Prayer

Saturday 2nd November

From 9am–10am
Ryarsh Church Hall

Please come and join in prayer for all that is going on in the local church and for what more we could do in and for our communities and in prayer for our nation and for the world.


Bible Studies

Tuesday Lunch Time Bible StudyBIBLE STUDY2

Meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 12 noon to 2 pm 

at, St Margaret, Addington

5th & 19th November: Ecclesiastes — Real Life: Real Questions

contact Linda 01732 842249
or just come along



Wednesday evening


The Wednesday evening Home Group meets alternate Wednesday evenings at 7.30.

It is held in the home of Chris and john Dudley and is currently studying Corrinthians 

Please come at 7.15 for coffee, prompt start at 7.30 to finish at 8.30. Tel 01732 847158

Next meeting

We re-commence on 13th November


BART Singers dateschoir

Friday 6th The Angel, Addington 8 pm

Saturday 7th Spadework, Offham (outside) 12 noon

Saturday 7th The Neville Bull, Birling 8 pm

Friday 13th The George, Trottiscliffe. 8 pm

Sunday 15th All Saints, Birling 3 pm

Tuesday 17th St Peter & St Paul, Trottiscliffe. 7.30 pm

Wednesday 18th St Margaret, Addington. 7.30 pm

Sunday 22nd St Martin, Ryarsh. 6.30 pm


BART Women's Fellowship


It was a great pleasure to welcome the Reverend Hugh Broadbent as our speaker at the October meeting. Hugh recently retired as Rector of Snodland with Lower Birling, and he and his wife, Jane, are now living in Pinesfield Lane in Trottiscliffe. 

The speaker at the next meeting, to be held on Thursday, 7th November will be Claire Pearson.  Claire will be speaking about the work and service of Medical Detection Dogs. We shall be presenting Claire with a cheque to support this excellent work.

Food bank. 

food bank

We live in the most prosperous corner of a prosperous nation but sadly there is still a need. During the period of lent please make a special effort to fill the box every week. 

There is a box in the porch for donations, non perishable goods only please.

During the period of lent please make a special effort to fill the box every week. 


All goods go to the Pilsdon food bank in West Malling

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If you would like to use the Church room for a Christian event please contact Brenda Humphrey on 01732 842662