New Year Fete at Marholm

A New Year Fete at Marholm Saturday 1st February 2pm-4pm – Marholm Village Hall There will be a Fete with afternoon tea in the Village Hall to raise funds for St Mary’s Church Marholm Attractions include – raffle, tombola, stalls including cakes and produce, crafts, books, bric-a-brac, etc. Tickets are £2 (including tea and cake)… Read more »

Donating to our Church via TEXT message

It is now possible to make a donation to our church using your mobile phone and text messaging – perfect for those Sunday mornings when you find you might not have any cash in your wallet for the plate. To make a £10 donation towards the running costs of our ancient church, please text STK… Read more »

Peterborough Homeless Helpers need your help! Donations Needed

Canned food such as baked beans, chopped tomatoes, fruit (cans with ring pulls please) Bottled water (500ml size is ideal) Snacks, crisps, biscuits Toiletries – deodorant, shampoo, shower gels (part bottles are welcome) Sanitary products Clothes – clean, serviceable adult clothing – coats, jeans, jumpers, t- shirts, shoes & socks (mens and ladies) Rucksacks, yoga… Read more »

Castor Church presents fundraising cheque to Peterborough Hospital

(2nd February 2018) Stewart Francis and David Lowndes with Rev. David Ridgeway and Jo Morris from our church were delighted, last week, to present a cheque for £758 to Dr. Sivakumaran, Consultant Haematologist at Peterborough City hospital for the Haematology Research fund. The donation represented 50% of the funds raised at our recent ‘In conversation… Read more »

Castor Church 200 Club – Latest Draw & Results

  The winners of the September 2019 draw were: £15 Mr R Berry         £10 Mr R Baker                   £5 Mr D Fitzjohn The cost to join the 200 Club is £12 a year with a monthly draw of £15, £10 or £5 and two x… Read more »

Five Parishes Journal (vol 2) now available…

SOME MORE LOCAL HISTORY:  You may know of the book “Five Parishes – Their People and Places” published in 2004 and its sequel, the Five Parishes Journal published in 2006. Both cover the history of this village and our neighbouring villages. The original book is out of print (though CD’s can be bought and the contents are all available on-line). Copies… Read more »

Website for St Kyneburgha Building Preservation Trust

The St Kyneburgha Building Preservation Trust now have a dedicated website – why not take a look for information regarding the activities of The Trust and planned events to support their work? 

Castor Church in Pictures

  Award winning photographer, Lester Milbank has taken photos of many events in Castor over the past 6 years. One of his Exhibitions can still be seen in St Kyneburgha Church.  All his photographs are now available to view, download or purchase a print with a third of all proceeds being donated to St Kyneburgha… Read more »