The Church of St John the Baptist, Colerne, Wiltshire       A parish in the Lidbrook Group of Churches, Chippenham Deanery and Diocese of Bristol.

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The Parish Magazine contains all you need to know about Colerne!  Events, reports, articles and all those essential services offered by our advertisers.  Delivered to your door around the last day of the month, or extra copies can be found at the back of the church.

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Shine is a group of parents, carers and children 0 - 12 years old, who meet once a month for stories, crafts and refreshments.It’s free to come along and a great way to get to know other parents and children. Further info from Revd Janet Anderson-Mackenzie (744458)

Shine is FREE and overseen by the Colerne Parish of the Church of England.  It happens once a month on Fridays between 1.45pm and 3pm.

If you would like an email reminder about Shine, please send an email headed SHINE to



Friday 19th May:
Christian Aid Week theme

Friday 16th June:

Friday 14th July:
David and Goliath

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Sparkles is a new, free group for all children under 5 and their carers. 

When? It meets once a month during term time, on Thursdays from 10.30am to 11.45am, in church.

What? Toys, crafts, refreshments for adults and children, stories and songs.

More info?  Contact Tessa Armstrong on



Thursday 8th June

Thursday 6th July

Shine Gallery


Decorations made at Colerne Primary School.

Christmas Crib 2016

Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego - and the Angel!




Sparkles Gallery


Tiny feet and healthy snacks!

Lots of room to make a mess!

Sparkles leader Tessa Armstrong

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