Bishop of Lincoln’s farewell

A LAST chance for people to say farewell to Dr John Saxbee, Bishop of Lincoln, is on offer at St John’s Church, Brigg, next Wednesday, December 15.

The farewell is the Bishop’s final visit to the area before his retirement to Pembrokeshire in January.

His last service at Lincoln Cathedral is on Saturday, January 15.

The choir at St Barnabas Primary School, Barnetby, take part in a concert at the parish church on Saturday, December 11, at 7pm.

They will feature alongside Scunthorpe Male Voice Choir. Refreshments with mulled wine and mince pies follow. Tickets cost £5 from Stuart or Val Mason on 01652 688094.

Barnetby Silver Band will feature at carol services at Barnetby Parish Church on Sunday, December 12 and at Bigby Parish Church on Sunday, December 19, both services starting at 6pm.

Elsham Parish Church holds a Christingle Service this Sunday, December 12 at 10am.