News August 2018

How we’re all enjoying this wonderful summer weather! (writing this, though, on 16 July we’re also enjoying the first rain for some weeks and the garden is loving it!) Since the last Parish News we’ve had the annual Blessing of … Continue reading

News June 2018

Very briefly, all seems to be well on the Portloe front, village-wise and church-wise. It’s great that the young among us are coming up with ideas for building on the enormous amount of goodwill that already exists in our community. … Continue reading

News April 2018

Soup lunches ended on 5 March on a high note – such a splendid way to get together during the winter months! Aren’t baptisms joyful occasions these days? That of Millie Clark certainly was. The church was absolutely full to … Continue reading

News February 2018

First of all, last year’s news! Our Celebration of Christmas was, as ever, a very special event with an almost capacity crowd. In addition to the familiar Bible story and carols, we were wonderfully entertained with music, songs and readings. … Continue reading

News August 2017

Portloe unlimited? Like its counterpart in the poem by e. e. cummings Portloe’s church might (softly) say of itself “i am just a little church (no great cathedral)…far from the frantic world with its rapture and anguish..” However it seems … Continue reading