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Covid-19

During the current lockdown, regular bulletins from the Revd Vanessa Cole and/or the Revd Matthew Grayshon may be read by following the links on the footer of every page. If you would like these emailed to you, please send a request to secpdteam@gmail.com  We want to keep in touch and to offer support where it is needed. For the local initiative, read the message from the Parish Council here and from the Wallops Good Neighbours here.

At the annual meeting on October 13th, Michelle Hotchkiss was elected as churchwarden.

On October 17th the refurbished War Memorial was rededicated. The service sheet is here

The Wallops Village Shop and Post Office is asking for support from all those who see it as playing a vital role in our community.  The annual meeting was held by Zoom on Weds Sept 23rd but in the absence of a quorum it has been postponed to a date yet to be announced: click here to find out about it and for details of how to support the shop (e.g. by gift-aided donations). There is also a link on this website: click on https://www.stpetersoverwallop.co.uk/useful-links The Wallops PCCs have expressed their support for the shop and are encouraging parishioners to respond by making regular purchases or through cash donations. The shop and Post Office remain open for business during the Covid-19 restrictions (maximum of three customers at a time).

The Andover Foodbank:  please check their website here for up to date information. They  currently receive regular fresh food donations from Abel and Cole which they distribute to various local agencies and clients.  At present they collect and distribute the food on Tuesday and Friday mornings and need some additional drivers.  If you have a little spare time, are over 30 and have a current driving licence, please contact the Foodbank office on 01264 362111 or email office@andoverfoodbank.org.uk Their monthly coffee mornings are currently suspended.

The Vine Trust, an independent Christian charity, operates the Vine Trust Bookshop in Bridge Street Andover.  Its purpose is to serve the Christian and churches in Andover and the surrounding area, and to witness to the gospel of Christ. Details of the re-opening on June 24th may be found here Please  contact Brenda Sleath on 01264 355706 or vinetrustandover@gmail.com for details of opportunities to help in the shop.