Regular groups

An opportunity to get to know each other better and build our community...Photo of members of the choir singing

Exploring faith and the Bible groups

Tuesday afternoon group: meets fortnightly at Katy Bell's house on the High Street, Cricklade at 1.45-3.15pm for Bible study and fellowship. Tel 01793 751790.

Wednesday morning group: meets weekly during term-time at Marilyn Sweet’s farm, Purton Road, 9.15-11am. All welcome, including people with young children - they can enjoy seeing the animals and tractors at the end of the group!

Dig Deeper group: meets at 21 High Street, Cricklade, on the last Wednesday of the month, 8-9.30pm. Transport is available from Ashton Keynes to Cricklade. Speak to Shirley Danby for more information on 07980 548844.

Thursday evening Home Group: meets fortnightly. Contact Graham Light for details on 01793 759181.

Social activities

Bell Ringing: in Cricklade, the bell-ringers practice on a Wednesday evening 7.45-9pm and ring from 9.30-10am on a Sunday morning. In Ashton Keynes, they practice on a Thursday 8-9pm and ring Sunday mornings from 9.30-10am. New members are always welcome. Please speak to Brian Danby in Cricklade (01793 751463) or Mike Seymour in Ashton Keynes.

Choir: St. Sampson’s has an active church choir who practice once a week at the church on Friday evenings from 7-8pm. We sing at services on Sunday and have been known to put on a recital! We welcome any new singers, no experience necessary, just a passion for music. We’re a friendly bunch and there’s no obligation to sign up – just come along and join in when you can. For more information, speak to any member of the choir after the service, or Jane Templeton, our organist. 

Men’s Pub Group: Discussion, laughs and a pint or two at The Bear, High Street, Cricklade. Meets every other Thursday, 8pm. Just come along or for more information contact Paul Fray on 01793 750740.

Flowers for church festivals: contact Gloria Light to find out details on 01793 759181. 

Church cleaning: on the first Saturday morning of alternate months with cake for motivation (contact Paul Fray on 01793 750740) and on alternate first Tuesdays of the month (contact Gloria Light on 01793 759181).