Local Events

 


We can only list events if you tell us about them.

If you would like your event listing then please send all details and any artwork to the Clerk on info@theadmingenieuk.com

Please be aware that if you include personal contact details as part of the event details they will be listed on the website, unless you advise otherwise.

For regular events, clubs and associations please see our ‘Local Clubs’ page.

 


Checkley Parish Council – Monthly Meeting

Tuesday 16th October 2018 – 7.15pm – Great Wood Hall

Members of the electorate may attend and raise any issues at the beginning of the meeting.  Public are welcome to stay for the duration of the meeting however public contribution is limited to ‘Public Participation’ section ONLY.

Click the link for meeting agendas and minutes.


Events Committee Meeting

Thursday 18th October 2018 – 7pm – Great Wood Hall

Events Committee is the local volunteer group that organise the Christmas Lights Switch on in Tean village.

They are always happy to be joined by new people with fresh ideas, so please feel free to come along.

If you would like more information then please contact the committee chairman Cllr Alan Hulme – 01889 507349


GWH Annual Halloween Party

Saturday 27th October 2018 – 7pm – Great Wood Hall

Great Wood Hall will be hosting a Halloween Disco for all the family.

Tickets are £6 each (under 5’s free) and available from Shades Hair & Beauty, Smytheman Architectural and Great Wood Hall.

There is no bar so bring your own tipples and nibbles.

Fancy dress optional.

For more information please email GWH direct on Greatwoodhall@yahoo.co.uk or call 01538 528118 and left a VM.


Fairtrade Event with Afternoon Tea

Friday 9th November 2018 – 3pm – 6pm – Tean Methodist Church

For more information contact Tean Methodist (Gorsty Hill) Church direct.


PSCO Patrol Pop-Up Drop-In Session

Saturday 10th November 2018 – From 1pm – Great Wood Hall

Checkley Parish Council and Staffordshire Police are working together to give local residents and business owners the opportunity to speak one to one with a member of our local PCSO team regarding any local issues.  From anti-social behaviour to vandalism and theft, this is your opportunity.

If you would like more information then please contact the Clerk – info@theadmingenieuk.com


Checkley Parish Council – Monthly Meeting

Tuesday 13th November 2018 – 7.15pm – Great Wood Hall (DATE CHANGE TBC)

Members of the electorate may attend and raise any issues at the beginning of the meeting.  Public are welcome to stay for the duration of the meeting however public contribution is limited to ‘Public Participation’ section ONLY.

Click the link for meeting agendas and minutes.


Christmas Fayre

Saturday 24th November 2018 – 10am – 3pm – Christ Church

Christ Church annual fund raising Christmas craft fair.

For more information contact Christ Church direct.


Annual Festival of Lights 2018

Friday 30th November 2018 – From 4.30pm – Great Wood Hall

Once again join the community of Checkley Parish in a procession of lights down to Tean High Street for carol singing, readings and the switching on of the Christmas tree lights.

Santa’s Grotto will be available at Great Wood Hall from 4.15pm – 5.15pm.  The procession will start at Great Wood Hall and follow our special guest down Hollington Road to Tean High Street.  There will be carols and readings from Churches Together, the tying of Christmas wishes to the community Christmas tree and the switching on of the lights.

Please do stick around after for late night shopping and refreshments in the local shops.  The Venue will also be open hosting a variety of stalls and mulled wine.

There traffic WILL NOT be diverted for this event so All children MUST be accompanied by an adult.  Please take care when crossing the road and on the High Street.

 If you would like a FREE stall for your charity/club/business on the evening then please email info@theadmingenieuk.com

 


PSCO Patrol Pop-Up Drop-In Session

Saturday 1st December 2018 – From 1pm – Great Wood Hall

Checkley Parish Council and Staffordshire Police are working together to give local residents and business owners the opportunity to speak one to one with a member of our local PCSO team regarding any local issues.  From anti-social behaviour to vandalism and theft, this is your opportunity.

If you would like more information then please contact the Clerk – info@theadmingenieuk.com


Mind, Body & Spirit Yuletide Market

Sunday 2nd December 2018 – 11am – 4pm – Checkley Community Centre

Tarot, alternative remedies, gem stones and crystals, Pagan gifts and witchy wares.

Hosted by Mystic Jewels Magickal Events for more information CLICK HERE.


Service for Christmas without a Loved one

Sunday 2nd December 2018 – 4pm – Tean Methodist Church

For more information please contact Tean Methodist (Gorsty Hil) Church direct.


Christingle Service

Sunday 2nd December 2018 – 4pm – Checkley Church

For more information please contact Checkley Church direct.


Breakfast with Santa 

Saturday 8th December 2018 – 9am – 11am – Christ Church

For more information please contact Christ Church direct.

 

 


Male Voice Choir

Saturday 8th December 2018 – 7.30pm – Checkley Church

For more information please contact Christ Church direct.


Christmas Social

Sunday 9th December 2018 – 3pm – 5pm – Christ Church Hall

For more information please contact Christ Church direct.


Christingle Service

Sunday 9th December 2018 – 4.15pm – Tean Methodist Church

For more information please contact Tean Methodist (Gorsty Hill) Church direct.


Carol Service

Sunday 9th December 2018 – 5.30pm – Christ Church

For more information please contact Christ Church direct.


Carol Service with Tean Christian Fellowship

Sunday 9th December 2018 – 6pm – Great Wood Hall

For more information please contact Tean Christian Fellowship direct.


Village Christmas Night

Friday 14th December 2018 – 6pm – 9pm – Checkley Church

For more information please contact Checkley Church direct.


Annual Festival of Carols with Churches Together

Sunday 16th December 2018 – 2.30pm – Great Wood Hall

Local churches have once again united to host the annual Festival of Carols.  Join them for Christmas readings and carols, with refreshments provided by Great Wood Hall Committee.


Carol Service @ St Mary’s and All Saints

Sunday 16th December 2018 – 6.30pm – Checkley Church

For more information please contact Checkley Church direct.


Checkley Parish Council – Monthly Meeting

Tuesday 18th December 2018 – 7.15pm – Great Wood Hall

Members of the electorate may attend and raise any issues at the beginning of the meeting.  Public are welcome to stay for the duration of the meeting however public contribution is limited to ‘Public Participation’ section ONLY.

Click the link for meeting agendas and minutes.


Advent Worship @ Gorsty Hill

Sunday 23rd December 2018 – 11am – Tean Methodist Church

For more information please contact Tean Methodist (Gorsty Hill) Church direct.


Christ Church Cristingle Service

Sunday 23rd December 2018 – 11am – Christ Church

For more information please contact Christ Church direct.


Mass for the 4th Sunday of Advent

Sunday 23rd December 2018 – 5.30pm – St Thomas of Canterbury Church

For more information please contact St Thomas’ Church direct.


Christ Church Christmas Eve Nativity

Monday 24th December 2018 – 3.30pm – Christ Church

Everyone is welcome to dress up.

For more information please contact Christ Church direct.


Christmas Eve Crib Service with Nativity Play

Monday 24th December 2018 – 4pm – Checkley Church

For more information please contact Checkley Church direct.


Christmas Family Mass with Carols

Monday 24th December 2018 – 4pm – St Thomas of Canterbury Church

Followed by a short dedication at the village Nativity Crib on Tean High Street – 5.30pm.

For more information please contact St Thomas’ Church direct.


Carols by Candlelight @ Gorsty Hill

Monday 24th December 2018 – 4.15pm – Tean Methodist Church

For more information please contact Tean Methodist (Gorsty Hill) Church direct.


Churches Together – Placing of Baby Jesus

Monday 24th December 2018 – 5.30pm – Tean High Street

Our local Churches once again unite for this symbolic ceremony to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.  Join them by candlelight for carols and a short dedication before the placing of baby Jesus in his crib at the village nativity scene.


Midnight Mass @ Checkley

Monday 24th December 2018 – 11.30pm – Checkley Church

For more information please contact Checkley Church direct.


Midnight Communion @ Christ Church

Monday 24th December 2018 – 11.30pm – Christ Church

For more information please contact Christ Church direct.


Christmas Day Morning Service

Tuesday 25th December 2018 – 10am – Christ Church

For more information please contact Christ Church direct.


Mass of the Holy Family

Sunday 30th December 2018 – 5.30pm – St Thomas of Canterbury Church

For more information please contact St Thomas’ Church direct.


GWH’s Annual BYO NYE Party  

(Great Wood Hall’s Annual Bring Your Own New Years Eve Party)

Monday 31st December 2018 – 7.30pm – LATE – Great Wood Hall

Great Wood Hall Committee are once again throwing their annual family friendly New Years’ Eve party.

Tickets are £10 each and under 5’s go free.  There is NO BAR so please bring your own tipples and nibbles.

Tickets are available from Shades and Smytheman’s on the High Street or Great Wood Hall.

For more information please email GWH direct on Greatwoodhall@yahoo.co.uk or call 01538 528118 and left a VM.


New Years Day, Mass of Mary, Mother of God

Tuesday 1st January 2019 – TBC – St Thomas of Canterbury Church

For more information please contact St Thomas’ Church direct.


Mass of The Epiphany

Sunday 6th January 2019 – 5.30pm – St Thomas of Canterbury Church

For more information please contact St Thomas’ Church direct.


Annual GWH Panto – Sinbad the Sailor…oh yes it is!

Details to be Confirmed