Cheadle Deanery Mothers' Union

2018 Events
St Michael and All Angels Bramhall celebrated their Branch's 70th Birthday in May and Wendy Sykes joined us for this very happy occasion and cut the cake.

St Michael and All Angels Bramhall welcomed Rosemary Hughes in March for a fund raiser.
Rosemary is the Official Supplier of Nosegays for the Maundy service each year.
We were able to send £500 for M.U. Charities.
Rosemary is pictured with the lucky winner of the nosegay made during the demonstration.

2017 Events
During the morning service at St. Michael's and All Angels, Bramhall, on 26th March 2017, Margaret Saxon (now 98 years old) was presented with a basket of flowers and a Certificate for 70 years membership(signed by our Worldwide President, Lyn Tembey).
The photos show Margaret with Fr David Parker, and our Joint Branch Leaders - Jill Fairhurst and Diane Whitehead. Margaret was enrolled as a member in March 1947 at St. Pauls, Heaton Moor, Stockport. Margaret still manages to attend Sunday services and monthly Mothers' Union meetings.

2016 Events
Our Mary Sumner Deanery Celebration Tea was held on 23rd June. Angela Klabou gave a presentation on the work of the MU which was followed by tea.
Our branch and deanery members were joined by our Prayer Partners from St. Cross, Knutsford, it was a celebration enjoyed by us all.

St James' Gatley hold a Soup Lunch each year instead of their usual monthly meeting in March. This year they bought a Make A Mother's Day Gift with the proceeds.

2014 Events
St James', Gatley held a Strawberry Tea to raise funds for the Wheels Appeal. We invited members from St Matthew's, Edgeley (our former Prayer Partners), Holy Cross, Timperley (our current Prayer Partners), our neighbours in the Deanery, St Catherine's, Heald Green and our Deanery Leader, Jill Fairhurst. There was musical entertainment and readings on a summery theme.. Everyone enjoyed the cream tea which raised £86.50 was for the appeal.

2013 Events
Jill Fairhurst was commissioned as Cheadle Deanery Leader at St. Michaels, Bramhall in February 2013. Father Simon Marsh presided at the service but Jill was officially commissioned by The Rural Dean, Fr Rob McClaren. It was good to have Angela Klabou Diocesan President present, together with Wendy Sykes, Archdeaconry President and several members from other Branches in the Deanery. After the service we all tucked into a well endowed "faith lunch".