Christmas Events


SUNDAY 20th December 2020

12noon to 3pm Follow the Star Walk ! A gentle local walk to prepare for Christmas. Start anytime between 12noon & 3pm from the village carpark through the grounds of Dorfold Hall returning to view the Nativity Scene and festive decorations in the churchyard. Please wear appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear. Advance booking essential please contact the Parish Office (01270 628864 crosscountryparishes@outlook.com )



"The Cat Radio"  Article by Jonathan White describes the walk in more detail.


Donations to St Mary’s Church, Acton can be made in collection bins on the day of the walk or 
through the letterbox by the south porch at the Church. 

Donate by Text send      MARY19 £5     to 70070

Registered Charity No 1143904 - PCC of St Mary Acton

Nativity Scene & Festive Decorations will be for all to see in the Churchyard




Many thanks to our decorated tree sponsors
  • Richard Reeves Fencing 
  • The Whittingham family 
  • Paul and Jo Thomas 
  • Councillor Sarah Pochin 
  • Sarah and Roger Mills
  • Ruth and Paul Robinson 
  • Haughton  Faddiley &  District  WI 
  • The Ford family 
  • The Cheshire Cat
  • Nagus Electronics
  • Magnus Electronics
  • Rosie Lamont in memory of Ralph West 
  • Mike and Philippa Heler 

Almond Tree Candle Lights
Take the opportunity to bring more festive light into the midst of our Churchyard and community. For a £5, donation to St Mary’s Church, Acton a (battery powered) candle lit jam jar can be dedicated to you or in memory of a loved one and will be hung in the Almond tree from Sunday 20th of December. 
To book your Christmas light ring Joyce Percival 01270 624158


5pm  Words and Music for Christmas. In the church. A "no singing" carol service due to COVID restrictions. Advance booking essential, please contact the Parish Office (01270 628864 crosscountryparishes@outlook.com )


CHRISTMAS EVE 24th December 2020

2.30pm to 4.pm Outdoor Nativity. Four live, outdoor audience participation nativity services at 2.30, 3.00, 3.30 & 4.00pm. Come in your own costumes if you wish, shepherds, kings, angels, Mary or Joseph. Duration 15 minutes each approximately. Please wear appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear. Advance booking essential please contact the Parish Office (01270 628864 crosscountryparishes@outlook.com )