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Welcome to Christ Church, Blacklands & St. Andrew, Laton Road, Hastings

The next planned events, other than Services, are:


Christmas Events will be posted here as we enter Advent.


Mon. 18th Dec 3 to 5 p.m., Christmas Market Church & Hall

We need your help! We need someone to decorate our grotto, someone to be on the door and a few more people to help on the stalls. Please see Muriel Hill 01424 576 047 or sign on the list in Church,.


Carol Service 4 p.m., 17th December

Carol singing 6 p.m., 23rd December

Crib Service 4 p.m., 24th December

Midnight Mass 11.15 p.m., 24th December

Christmas Morning 10.30 a.m., 25th December


The next Lunch Club is on 11th December. Please see the Blacklands Church Lunch Club page for more details.


Prayer Group meet in church at 3:00 p.m., on Friday 15th December.


Open the Book: The Bible Society have a very good project called ‘Open the Book', which aims to resource churches to take Bible stories into school to help children and staff grow in their knowledge & understanding. For more information go to the Open the Book website.


Parish Group  The 2017/2018 programme is available here. The next meeting is on 18th December at 7:30 p.m.: Loose Ends Untied with buffet supper.


Blacklands Afternoon Fellowship Monday 25th December: No Meeting as it is Christmas Day.

We meet next on 22nd January 2018 at 2:30 p.m.: A.G.M., & "New Zealand" with Debbie Dann


Praying Round the Parish this week:

Hardrada Rise, Hole Farm Close, Park Crescent, Park drive, Park View, Sedgefield Gardens. The meeting place for this week will be the Ashford Road end of Park View.

Please call me for the time of the walk if you wish to come along.


From our neighbours:


News of the Alexandra Park Greenhouse restoration project can be found on their website which you can download and print. The greenhouse is open every Saturday morning from about 11:00 a.m., for visitors and there may be plants or  items for sale.