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Dates for your diary:

Every Thursday - Village Cafe

The Village Cafe is open every Thursday morning from 10am until noon in the Village Hall (please see below for details of Mudford Village Hall).  

You can enjoy a great cup of coffee or tea and, perhaps, treat yourself to a toasted teacake or slice of delicious apple cake, and meet your friends.

You will also find the ‘Church Stall’ with a good range of second-hand books and other items.  All proceeds from this stall go towards the upkeep of the church.

Do come along for a happy and sociable morning!

Please note:  As the Village Hall will be used for the General Election, there will be no                                  Cafe on Thursday 8 June

Saturday 3rd June - 10.30am - 12 noon - Cafe Cantelo, St. James’ Church

                             Your Wardens’ Wives and their Wares

    Featuring the 1st public viewing of the transcription of the Parish Register

                                - 250 years of history!

   Eat - home-made food, Drink - hot and cold beverages and be merry with local                                                   cider

Wednesdays 14th and 21st June - 7:30pm - Home Study Group

                              details on Study Group page

Thursday 15 June - 10:00am - 12 noon - Mudford Village Hall Special Cafe

                           ‘The Great Get-Together in Mudford’

                         We take inspiration from Jo Cox’s quote

               “We have more in common than that which divides us”

Saturday 17 June - Friends of St. Mary’s visit to West Coker Rope Walk

                            Meet at Mudford Village Car Park at 2pm

Thursday 22 June - 5:30pm - Visitation by the new Archdeacon for Wells to St. John’s Church, Yeovil, for the swearing in of new Churchwardens.  All welcome

Advance Notice! This year’s barbeque will be held on 22nd July - save the date…..



                             The Benefice Project for 2017

               Starfish Asia - giving hope to the children of Pakistan

This year’s project revisits Starfish Asia, whom we supported in 2011.  This time we will be helping to furnish and supply three schools with desks and chairs, providing access to drinking water for all students, and providing uninterrupted power supply to ensure that classes have fans and lights even when the power fails.




                                        Benefice Choir               

  The Benefice Choir goes from strength to strength under the Musical Directorship of   Ken Sherring, and their voices have been much appreciated at various Benefice   Services.

  Meetings are generally on the first Saturday of each month from 10:00am, and weekly   on Saturdays leading up to a service or concert at which the choir is due to sing.    

  No auditions are held, although it is helpful if members can read music, and

  Ken can often supply MIDI files for those who find them helpful.               

  If you would like further information please contact Jane Perrin by email, at:



           Please contact Jane Perrin for details of future rehearsals

                            Mudford Village Hall

This well appointed Village Hall is available for hire for private functions or for commercial use.

Please contact:

Chairman and Bookings Secretary - Jean Jones - 01935 850770

Vice-Chairman - Philip Muscutt - 01935 850070

Secretary - Fiona Richardson - 01935 479555

Treasurer - Heather Camp - 01935 851690

Hire Charges:

All Day Rate (9am - Midnight)      Local                 £82

                                               Non-local           £153

                                               Commercial        £170


Morning (9am - 1pm)         Local £22; Non-local £44; Commercial £50

Afternoon (2pm - 5.30pm)  as above

Evening (6pm - Midnight)   Local £38; Non-local £65; Commercial £70

For further information please contact any of the above Management Committee




                            Yeovil Street Pastors

Street Pastors are now out on the streets of Yeovil every Friday and Saturday night from 10pm until about 3.30am to give help and support to any young person who needs it.

Yeovil currently has 50 Street Pastors.  Each team consists of at least 4 members, each of whom will work a minimum of one night a month.

Here is what one of the team says “A shared emotion I have experienced with other Street Pastors is the buzz you get from being out in the night-time economy.  Spiced with the interaction and rapport with both the public and other professionals out at that time of night, by and large I have felt most welcomed.  The positive encouragement and admiration expressed by many underline the need for our presence in Yeovil.  Another dynamic that has astounded me is the synchronisation of our involvement on the streets with the directions brought about by our Prayer Team’s intercessions - this combination awakes the sense that we are a real and active channel for God to make changes in our town.”

For more information see

You can support the work through an annual donation.