Community and Fundraising Events Planned for 2018/19

  • A Concert by Taunton Male Voice Choir and Kingston St Mary Handbell Ringers on Saturday 19 January. Tickets available in December NEW
  • The Produce Stall (and coffee) held under the Lych Gate of St. John's Church has now finished for 2018.  Check back here for our 2019 dates.
  • Parish Breakfast held at Staplegrove Village Hall from 8.30 am until 12 noon. Check back here for dates in 2019
  • Monthly Soup lunches held at 12 noon on the fourth Tuesday of the month at Staplegrove Village Hall from October to March (not December). 
  • Monthly Tea and Chat held once a month on a Thursday in St John's Church from April until September (not August). Why not put these dates in your diary. You will be very welcome!

Other events planned (check back here for further information)

  • New talk by Peter Trigg, including soup and a pudding
  • Concert by the Horizon Singers, including afternoon tea
  • Concert by Taunton Male Voice Choir in January
  • Folk/Scottish Dancing (venue to be agreed)
  • Concert given by pupils of Taunton School


Staplegrove Church Remembered

  • Our book "Staplegrove Church Remembered" is available now. Contact Elizabeth on 284877 to reserve a copy
  • A bargain at £7.50
  • All profits to Church funds

The Staplegrove Selection

  • The Staplegrove Selection Recipe Book is available at the bargain price of £5
  • All profits for Church funds
  • To secure your copy contact Moira or Jim on 279686


News from fundraising events


The Parish Breakfast held on 10 November at Staplegrove Village Hall in aid of Church funds raised £281.45


The Autumn Produce/coffee morning held on 13 October at St John's Church in aid of the stained glass window for Staplegrove School raised £213


The Mother's Union Banner coffee morning held on 20th April at St. John's Church, raised £150


The Fairtrade Coffee Morning held at St. John's Church on Saturday 17th March raised almost £180


The weekly Produce Stall held between June and September 2018 raised £1,576.



The Strollers' raised over £55 for the 'Ride and Stride' Appeal at the Benefice Cricket Match on 2 September 2018