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Three Rivers Mothers Union

Our Annual General Meeting took place in September . Reports were given by the Branch Leader, Secretary and Treasurer.  Another busy and successful  year;  the Lent Lunches had again proved very popular as were the visits  to Freeport and Horningsea Garden Centre.  We had been saddened at the passing of 

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

Our visits this summer again proved very popular and were very much enjoyed   – Freeport shopping outlet for some retail therapy  and later Horningsea Garden Centre for a more leisurely day.  Thank you all for your support. FORTHCOMING EVENTS October  –  Visit to Joanna Wallis at Apple Tree Studio,

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

Thank you to all who supported the Lent Lunches which were once again very successful, raising approximately £200. All monies are donated to ML) charities, £ 100 having already been sent to the Wheels Appeal. Mark Liversidge was the guest at our April meeting, in Isleham Church, when  he gave

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Three Rivers Mothers Union April 2012

January started with an enjoyable and successful Craft/Coffee morning, kindly hosted by Judy Abbott.    We were delighted when Gaynor Ryan brought the  newly-completed Three Rivers Mothers’ Union Banner; eight months of thought, planning and work has gone into this project. The centrepiece of the Banner depicts the Holy Mother and

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

The Coffee Morning in September was most successful  raising approximately £70.  Our Group AGM followed soon after. This was very well attended and reports were given by the Branch  Leader, Secretary and Treasurer.  It had been another busy year  with our Lent Lunches, coffee mornings and visits.   In particular,  the

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

Summer has once again flown by and Autumn is upon us with all its colour and changing temperatures.The Ploughmans Lunch in August was very successful and boosted our funds by  about £40.  Thank you all for your support and special thanks to Jenny Bowen for organizing the event. Our August

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

Cressing Temple – granted to the Knights Templar in 1137 – proved  a most interesting visit.  Highlights were the two vast medieval timber framed barns,  built in the 13th century,  and amongst the best preserved of their age.  An exhibition explains the incredible skills required to build the barns. The

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

Thank  you to all who so generously supported the Lent Lunches. They were most successful  and raised £200,  all of which is being sent to Mothers’ Union charitable projects overseas. On Thursday,  9 June we have a visit to Cresswell Temple – a Medieval Manor of the Knights Templar. If

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

The  ‘Celebration of  Marriage’ in February was a great success  St Peter’s Church  in Snailwell was the perfect setting  for the displays  and  floral arrangements and we were delighted to see so many visitors.  Kate Peacock conducted a short service, following which our visitors were able to enjoy a  piece

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

2010 was a very encouraging year for our MU group. We enjoyed an interesting and varied programme and visits were well supported.   At our November meeting  Sally Merryweather spoke, and gave a brief demonstration, of the British Red Cross skin camouflage service ( for which she is a volunteer )

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