Alton Webteam: September 2016
Many thanks to all who responded to my plea for help! Hopefully I now have two teams who can share all the various little tasks of Lunch Club — you are very welcome!
It seems that some people think that our Lunch Club is only for church members — nothing could be further from the truth! It is open to all who would like a home cooked meal and good fellowship so do spread the word and bring a friend! (We serve at 12.30pm and the cost is £3.50)
Our next meetings are 27th September and 11th October.
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