Events

Beavers and Cubs Visit the Church

On Monday evening Aldwick and Pagham Beavers visited Thomas a’beckett church. We went there to ring the bell, you had to ring the bell gently. I enjoyed doing it. We looked around the church I liked the organ because it was hidden. Father Mark showed us around...

Quiz Night for Raise the Roof

Our October quiz night was a real treat, both for our brains and our tummies. The evening took place in main body of the church itself, which created a warm, sociable atmosphere for the hopeful teams. Then some of the rounds dreamed up by Quizmaster Simon Tooley were...

50th Anniversary of the Re-dedication of the Bells

On Sunday 4th June six past and present Pagham bell ringers came together to ring a full peal on our church bells to mark the 50th anniversary of the re-dedication of the bells. This included Jonathan Franklin now from Ringmer East Sussex, Vikki Bulbeck from Windsor,...

Parish Retreat to Launde Abbey 2017

On 30th May, eighteen pilgrims from Pagham Church travelled to Launde Abbey for a four day retreat. Nestled in the stunning Leicestershire countryside, Launde Abbey proved to be a refreshing oasis away from the demands of everyday life – including social media!...

Running 10k to Raise the Roof

On Sunday 21st May over a dozen members of Pagham Church ran the Bognor Prom 10K Road Race to raise money for our Raise the Roof campaign. With runners aged from 16 to sixties, the strength of our team lay in the diversity of ages which took part and was a true...

Brownies and Rainbows Raise the Roof

On a fine afternoon on 20 May, some fifteen to twenty local Brownies and Rainbows (with siblings and parents) made a splendid coin trail around St Thomas à Becket Church.  One might have thought “those little coins aren’t going to make it round the whole...

Fundraising Auction April 2017

On 28th April we  held a Fundraising Auction in aid of our Raise the Roof campaign. Local businesses and individuals generously donated nearly fifty fabulous lots, these included Goodwood tickets, a David Beckham signed Real Madrid football shirt, advanced driving...

Saints Residential 2017

On the SAINTS residential 2017 we had a LOT of fun. This year we went to Petersfield where we stayed in an old school. When we got there we settled into our rooms then got into our groups and chose our group leaders. After lunch we went to the activity centre, it was...

Fundraising Auction Info and Lots

Raise the Roof Fundraising Auction on Friday 28th April at 7.00pm in church Tickets £5 including refreshments available on the door or from Trudi Kearsley on 01243 263597. Payment for items by cash or cheque on the night. Many, many thanks to all our kind donors ...

Lent, Holy Week & Easter 2017

Prayer for the Year of the Bible Blessed Lord, who caused all holy Scriptures to be written for our learning: help us so to hear them, to read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest them that, through patience, and the comfort of your holy word, we may embrace and for ever...