Local Services

PARISH MAGAZINE
Editor: Mr E Newall                                                                               
Send material to: maged@s8nicholas.org.uk or to 17 Guilton, Ash
 
ST NICHOLAS PARISH CHURCH
Vicar: Rev David Moulden, The Vicarage, Queen’s Road, Ash
01304 812 296
Sunday Services
8am -  Holy Communion
10am - Parish Eucharist
3.30pm - Holy Baptism (3rd Sunday in the month)
10am - Family Service (1st Sunday in the month)
Other Services as announced in the Parish Magazine and on the Church Noticeboard
Wednesday Service - 10am; Monday to Thursdays Said Prayers - 8am.
 
Church Wardens:
Mr W Vennart, Parkview Cottage, Woodnesborough  -   01304 812 628
Mrs J Spicer, 14 Molland Lea, Ash   -  01304 812 825
 
Friends of St Nicholas:
Mr D Blaxland, 9 The Street, Ash                                        01304 812 736
 
Mothers’ Union:
Mrs K Hooker, 13 Woods Ley, Ash
 
Ash BellringersA peal of ten bells:
The Captain of the band of ringers always wants new ringers with or without experience. Practices at the Church on Friday evenings at 7.30pm
Mr B Lawrence             01227 700 125
 
UNITED REFORMED CHURCH
Minister:
Inter-regnum contact   01304 812 598
 
9.30am - Sunday Services

Tuesday Prayer Meeting - 9.30am
followed by Coffee morning in Church Hall at 10am
 
Secretary:
Mrs G Cobb, 42 Sandwich Road, Ash                                   01304 812 598
 
Evening Fellowship
Meetings 3rd Wednesday each month at 7.30pm
Mrs N Byrne, 20 Molland Close, Ash                                   01304 813 563
 
THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
St Andrew’s Church, St George’s Road, Sandwich
Priest: Father Christopher Lindlar      01304 374 870
 
8.30am - Sunday Mass
7pm - Holy Days’ Vigil Mass
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CARTWRIGHT AND KELSEY CHURCH OF ENGLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL - School Road, Ash CT3 2JD
Headteacher: Mr M Crick
School Office:                                                                     01304 812 539
                                    Email: mcrick@ashckschool.org
 
Parent, Teacher & Friends Association: Mrs A Richards 
Clerk to School Governors: Mrs R Van Dijk
 
Breakfast Club              7.45am to 8.35am
Lunch Club                    12 noon to 1.00pm
After School Club          3.15 to 5.30pm
Details from the School Office                                             01304 812 539
 
Fledglings (combined Nursery & Pre-School)                01304 812 539
Cartwright and Kelsey Church of England Primary School
 
 
ST FAITH’S (INDEPENDENT) SCHOOL
5 The Street, Ash CT3 2HH
Headteacher: Mr S G Kerruish                                          01304 813 409
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THE ASH UNITED CHARITIES
have limited funds available to assist parishioners who are in need or suffering hardship or distress, by making cash grants or by providing anything likely to help. The Trustees are always glad to hear about cases in which they may be able to act where the statutory social services departments cannot.  Clerk to the Trustees: Mr A G Stickells, 14 The Street, Ash  -  01304 814 250
 
THE CARTWRIGHT, GODFREY AND KELSEY CHARITY
has funds which may be available to make individual educational grants to children or young people in the parish. Contact:  Mr C Pratt, Little Ware Nursery, Ware, Ash nr Canterbury.                           
 
THE JACK FOAT AND FRANK KINGSLAND TRUSTS
both make grants to voluntary organisations and/or individuals in the parish for approved charitable purposes, e.g. for religious, educational or public recreational projects, or to relieve need. Contact for  Jack Foat Trust Chairman Mr Ian Chandler.
 
Contact for Frank Kingsland Trust: Mr G Foat, Upper Goldstone Farm, Ash.  Tel: 01304 812 121
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ASH VILLAGE HALL
10 Queen’s Road Ash – The hall complex (where many vilage activities and functions take place) was re-furbished in 2003 to meet current disabled regulations;  the main hall plus stage, together with lighting rig and PA system and the smaller library meeting room can be hired for meetings, dances, quizes, wedding receptions, children's parties etc.  Hall user groups and societies are represented on the Management Committee (also Charity Trustees) who own and maintain the building to a high standard. Visit our web site at www.ashvillagehall.org.uk or for bookings and hire charges contact:

 Mr G Ward on 01304 812 489 9am to 5pm or bookings@ashvillagehall.com

 

WESTMARSH VILLAGE HALL
The centre of activities for Westmarsh with a new village hall. The Hall and kitchen may be hired for meetings, dances etc. Owned by the Trustees and managed by a committee on which Westmarsh organisations are represented.
 For bookings and hire charges:
Mr S Rozze                                                                      01304 812 933

 

 

ASH HERITAGE CENTRE
A purpose built centre at Ash Village Hall for the storage of local archives and historical documents. For more details contact Mrs Ann Foat                     01304 812 121
foat@rmplc.co.uk
 
LIBRARY
Ash Village Hall, Queen’s Road, Ash
Monday and Friday                   2.00pm to 5.00pm
Saturday                                  10.00am to 12 noon
 
PAYPOINT CENTRE - Londis (Poparound), 31 The Street and the Welcome Co-op Store, The Street.
 
POST OFFICE
Londis (Poparound), 31The Street              01304 814 156 or 01304 812 251
Monday - Friday                       9.00am to 5.30pm
Saturday                                  9.00am to 12.30pm

Updated Nov 2012