Lent begins this year on Wednesday 6th March. That day, Ash Wednesday, there will be services at 10.30 a.m. and 7.30 p.m. in St Mary’s Gillingham, and 6.00 p.m. St Nicholas’ Silton.

The following day the first of the weekly Lent Walks begins.  Following the Blackmore Vale Path each week a walk between 10 – 13 miles. If you’d like to come on one or any of the walks please be in touch with evepegler@gmail.com

Churches Together in Gillingham are hosting a series of Lent discussions with a panel of local knowledge on current topics from the environment, ageing, social isolation, mental health, issues of poverty. These begin on Wednesdays from 13th March in Riversmeet at 7.30 p.m.