Dear Supporters The Annual Afternoon tea event took place on Bank Holiday Monday under grey skies. A good crowd of people braved the weather to support us and enjoy copious supplies of sandwiches,scones,cream,strawberries and other goodies and thanks to God’s grace the end result , including gift aid from some very generous donations […]
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Each May a sleepy little town in SW France comes to life for its annual one day fete to celebrate friendship between its French and British inhabitants. French and British bunting festoons its streets and stalls are wedged into every corner. An association of keen pipers parade through the town throughout the day, lunch menus […]
You may be aware that the law changed in May this year about how we can keep and use your personal data. We need to make sure that everyone on our mailing list is happy to be there. So if you would like to continue to hear from us we would love to stay in […]
How can a small English speaking church in SW France change lives in India? The Chaplaincy of Aquitaine in south west France covers an area the size of Wales and has over 10 different worship centres. The Chaplaincy has it’s own charitable arm known as ChapAid and every year each centre selects a charity to […]
Friends of TREAD ‘s appeal earlier in 2017 received a marvellous response which has recently enabled us to pay a proper wage to the managers of the three centres at Sarah, David and Hannah sites. In real terms it costs £20 per child each month to pay for all the running costs but we are […]