A quarterly newsletter for Chapel Lawn and the Redlake Valley.

Copy deadline for each issue is 15th of the month of pubication i.e. January, April, July and October

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41 January 18 10 Years

40 October 17

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29 January 15

28 October 14

27 July 14

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Many thanks for your support to ensure that St Mary’s Church continues to flourish, and we look forward to seeing you at future fundraising and church events.


Autumn 2018

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1 January 08

The Shape of Water (15) Drama, Sci Fi & Fantasy, Romance 123 mins

From master storyteller Guillermo del Toro comes THE SHAPE OF WATER, an otherworldly fable set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment.

Oscar winner of Best Film, Best Director, Best Original Score, Best Production Design

Saturday 22nd September

Flicks in the Sticks

Doors open at 7.00 Film starts 7.30 pm

The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Society (12a) Drama, 124 mins

Based on the bestselling novel, Lily James plays free spirited writer Juliet Ashton, who forms a life -changing bond with the eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey during WWII. From the producers of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, and with all -star British cast, comes a compelling romantic drama with an intriguing mystery at its heart.

Saturday 20th October

Flicks in the Sticks*

Doors open at 7.00 Film starts 7.30 pm

Edie (12A) Drama, 102 mins

83 year old Edie believes that it is never too late - packing an old camping bag, leaving her life behind and embarking an adventure she never got to have - climbing the imposing Mount Suilven in Scotland. Sheila Hancock delivers the performance of a lifetime, she's an absolute legend, who at 84 offers a reminder that age is but a number. Her delivery of humour, emotion and duress is impeccable.

Saturday 19th November

Flicks in the Sticks*

Doors open at 7.00 Film starts 7.30 pm

Finding Your Feet (12) Comedy, Drama, Romance, 111 mins

On the eve of retirement a middle class, judgmental snob discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend and is forced into exile with her bohemian sister who lives on an impoverished inner city council estate.Starring Celia Imrie, Imelda Staunton, Joanna Lumley and Timothy Spall

Saturday 15th December

Food and Christmas Party

The film will be preceded by a bring and share meal starting at 7.00pm.

The bar will be open all evening and following the film we will have the opportunity for music, dancing and partying.

If you would like to join in with the meal please bring along some buffet food to share. Everyone most welcome!

Flicks in the Sticks  For more information about ‘Arts Alive’ and ‘Flicks in the Sticks’ and for up-coming events in the area click here

* All films start at 7.30pm and cost £4.50 (children £3.50)  Tickets are available on the door.  Refreshments, including beer, wine, ice creams and popcorn are available at every film.

For more details or requests for particular films e-mail Christine Rogers or phone her on 01547 530258

Saturday 29th September

10.00 am – 12.00 pm

At Well House, Chapel Lawn (Di & Patrick Cosgrove’s house)

£1 entry for tea, coffee and biscuits.

If you can help with this event in any way it would be much appreciated by the organisers. Donations of produce, cakes, raffle prizes, plants or books are welcomed.

Most importantly please come along to Well House and support Macmillan! Everyone welcome!

More details here.

Chapel Lawn Macmillan Fundraising Coffee Morning

Speaker Roger Pickard - Evolution of the Stars part 2

Everyone welcome

Thursday 27th September

ODAS Meeting

7.30 pm