Further afield

Yelverton Filling Station

Venue: Clearbrook Village Hall, Yelverton PL20 6JD (near Sky Lark Inn. Ample parking at the Hall.)
Meets every 4th Thursday of each month at 7.30pm
Come and be refreshed and re-filled spiritually with inspiring, anointed worship, teaching, friendship and ministry at Yelverton Filling Station.

Upcoming meetings for 2019:
Sept 26th - Richard Uglow "The Earth Will Be Filled With The Glory Of The Lord".
Richard is a retired farmer who goes around the South West with his bus giving out the good news of the Gospel.

Oct 24th - Mike Tate "Born For Such A Time As This". Mike is our South West Co-ordinator for the Filling Station in his spare time! He and his wife Liz also run a holiday park in The Lizard in Cornwall.

Nov 28th - Anna Dodd "Midwifery, Motherhood & Mayhem" - a journey of faith and discovering true joy. Anna has been a midwife for over 30 years, as well as a wife, mother, Methodist Minister and in any spare time a clueless but very happy gardener!

For more information on The Filling Station, click here.

Tinhay Retreats

Down Farm Cottage, Tinhay, Lifton, PL16 0EL
The retreat programme for the next few months is below - please note that some retreats can be run at any time of the year, so if the date is not suitable just let us know and we'll find a date that suits you. There are also monthly craft sessions available. For more info, visit www.tinhayretreats.com.

Tue 10th September - Renew, Refresh, Relax - A day retreat from 10am until 3pm begins with a short time of worship on the theme of 'taking time out' and then opportunity to wander round eight acres of grounds, sit inside or outside and read or relax in quiet.
Thu 10th October - Bread of Life - A day retreat from 10am until 3pm begins with a short time of worship on the theme and the opportunity to make and bake your own bread. Also time to wander round eight acres of grounds, sit inside or outside and pray, read or relax in quiet.
Tue 12th November - Advent Craft - A day retreat from 10am until 3pm for anyone who would like to have a go at some craft activity (such as an Advent wreath). Time of reflection on the advent theme, optional craft activities, plus the usual opportunity to enjoy the quiet.
Thu 5th December - An Advent Adventure - A day retreat from 10am until 3pm exploring Advent, the time of preparation for Christmas. Prayers and meditations on the theme, plus the usual opportunity to enjoy the quiet, inside or outside.

Craft sessions:
Sat 5th October : Glass Painting; use some glass paints and outliners to decorate candle holders, vases or jars.
Sat 16th November : Patchwork Christmas Decorations; stitch some unusual decorations using Christmas fabrics.
Sat 7th December : Winter Green Decorations; begin your festivities by making an advent ring or table decoration using greenery from the hedgerow and co-ordinated accessories.
Each workshop will run from 10am until 3pm, costing £15 

West Devon Filling Station

Venue: Warson Farm, Coryton, Okehampton EX20 4PQ
Usually meets every 1st Wednesday of each month at 7pm
For details of upcoming events, check their Facebook page or contact David & Sylvia Andrews (01822 820805/email ).

Directions to Warson Farm: Follow the A386 from Tavistock north toward Okehampton and turn left into Lydford at the Dartmoor Inn. You will pass the village school on your left then, further along on your right, turn right at the War Memorial.

Follow this road forking left at the triangle of grass and continue on this road for about 2 miles. Landmarks are a blue tractor wheel hub on the left and the Lydford forestry commission sign at the top of a track with a bungalow opposite.

Eventually, you will come to a crossroads with the left hand spur showing a cul de sac sign. Turn left down here and when the road forks take the lefthand spur - there is a Warson sign in the hedge; this is our lane. Drive up here and on seeing the dry stone wall ahead turn right, down to the Barton where our little enclave is and the main house is the other side of the grassy roundabout.
To see the route on Google maps, click here.

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