NATURE - The Nature Trust meets in the parish hall tonight (Thursday) at 7.30pm when Mike Kelly will give a talk entitled Sex and the Single Pearl.

PARISH WALK AND LUNCH - Following the success of Aymestrey’s first walking weekend earlier this year, a lunch walk has been organised for Sunday. It will start from Aymestrey Parish Hall at 10.30am. There will be a charge of £8 per walker (including lunch).

Phone or text Steph on 07971 652341 if you are interested. If you feel like just turning up for the lunch (£6) you will be most welcome to come along at 1.30pm but please inform the organisers of this beforehand.

CHURCH - There is a benefice service on Sunday, at 11am at Kingsland. Aymestrey’s harvest festival service will take place on October 4 at 6.30pm, followed by refreshments for the congregation. Aymestrey church will be decorated with flowers, fruit and vegetables the day before, October 3 from 10am and all contributions of garden flowers and produce would be most gratefully received.

Please leave any contributions in the church porch or bring them along on Thursday morning.

On October 6 there will be a harvest communion service in Aymestrey church at 11am.