Mortimer West End Produce Show is held annually on the Saturday of August Bank Holiday Weekend at Mortimer West End Village Hall.
Entry categories are Vegetables, Fruit, Flowers, Handicrafts, Photography, Art, Home-made Wine and Domestic. There is also a Class for Children.
The Show attracts 4-500 entries which are judged by qualified independent judges.
For further details please contact Mr N. Munson
or Mel Bennet 933 2620 email@example.com
An informal group for the elderly people of our community that meets 12-1.30, twice a month (second and last Thursday), at the Community Centre. This is an opportunity to make new friends and reconnect with old ones over a light lunch provided by volunteers and sponsors.
Contact Cindy Kimber if you are interested in joining 07946585935
Contact Rebecca Barker if you are able to volunteer to help firstname.lastname@example.org
MVP Theatre Trips was set up in response to requests made in the Parish Plan Refresh. The aim is to provide transport and discounted tickets for groups of villagers to go to events either locally or further afield. Bookings are now being taken for new shows. Click on the link below to see what is on offer or send requests for future events/to be put on the mailing list to Rebecca Barker at the email address below.
Tri20 Online shop for Open Water Swimming & Triathlon essentials. Plus Open Water Swimming venue at Pingewood.
Butlers Lands Farm
An informal monthly get together for the senior men in our community to chat over a lunchtime 'pie and pint' in the Horse and Groom
Any gentlemen interested in joining please contact Rebecca Barker
The aim of this group is to help the residents of Mortimer reduce the amount of plastic they consume.
The Plastic Free Mortimer Community group was formed to tackle single use, throw away and unnecessary usage of plastics within our village. We hope to achieve this by raising public awareness and organising collective, positive community action. For more information contact Andrea Roach Community Leader
Group Meeting - 4th Wednesday of the month at the Horse and Groom Pub 8:30pm – Open to all
The Royal British Legion is best known for the annual Poppy Appeal and provides financial, social and emotional care and support to members of the British Armed Forces - past and present and their families.
Membership is open to everyone. If you have an interest in the objectives of the Legion please come and join us. We welcome men and women of all ages, whether they have served in the Armed Forces or not.
Branch Chairman: Mrs Tina Tomlinson, Mortimer Branch Chairman
The Royal British Legion Women’s Section is a membership organisation for women which provides care and support to the Serving and ex-Service community.
For over 90 years, our distinct and specially tailored welfare schemes have helped thousands of men, women and children within the Armed Forces community, who are in financial hardship or in need of extra support. Formed in 1921 to safeguard the interests of wives, widows and children of men who served in the Great War, we continue today to support those in need
For 10 years intrepid Santas have ridden the streets of Mortimer, Theale, Burghfield Common and Burghfield Village bringing some much needed Christmas cheer
The Thames Valley and Chiltern Air Ambulance Trust is a charity which receives no funding from the NHS or from the National Lottery, but relies entirely on Sponsorship, donations and fundraising activities such as this
All costs of participation are met by the ‘Cruisers’ who pay for drink, decorations - reindeer food and the Santa outfits so all the proceeds from donations and collection go to Thames Valley and Chiltern Air Ambulance Trust!!!
Save the Children - Kennet Branch
Clare Downey email@example.com
By choosing to donate to Save the Children you join us as we stand side by side with children in the toughest places to be a child. We do whatever it takes to make sure children survive, get protection when they’re in danger, and have the chance to learn.
Facebook - Save the children Kennet branch
Clare Downey – Chair
A group for people with dementia and their carers
Every other Wednesday during term-time, 1.30pm-3pm
For more information contact Pauline Ball
Burghfield Common Methodist Church hall, Reading Road, RG7 3QA
The Benefice comprises Mortimer, Padworth and Mortimer West End: Mortimer St . Mary's, Mortimer St. John's, St. John's Padworth and St. Saviour's churches.
Vicar: Fr Paul Chaplin
Vicarage 01189 331 718
Please note changes to services during the Coronavirus:
The Church of St. John the Baptist, Padworth is open for private prayer on Sundays from 11 am to 12 noon
The Benefice is live-streaming services via Zoom. Morning Prayer at 9 am
Monday to Friday. Night Prayer at 9 pm Monday to Friday and the
Sunday Eucharist at 10 am each Sunday.
The link to join can be found on the benefice
The following are not taking place during the Coronavirus:
8 am Holy Eucharist St. John’s, 10 am Sung Eucharist St. John’s, 10 am Sunday Circle for children in St. John’s church
1st and 3rd Sundays
9 am Holy Eucharist St. Saviour’s (Mortimer West End), 6:30 pm Evensong St. John the Baptist’s (Padworth)
2nd and 4th Sundays
9 am Holy Eucharist St. John the Baptist’s (Padworth),6:30 pm Evensong St. Saviour’s (Mortimer West End)
Weekday Holy Eucharists
Mon 6 pm St. John’s, Tue 7:30 am St. John’s, Wed 9:15 am St. John’s, Thu 9 am St. John the Baptist’s, (Padworth)
9am on 1st, 3rd and 5th Thursdays St. John the Baptist (Padworth) and 9 am at St. Saviour's (Mortimer West End) 2nd and 4th Thursdays
There can be occasional changes to 6 pm Eucharist; this is displayed on the noticeboards outside the churches as are any other special services or events.
The Benefice Office is open 9 - 12 Mondays through Fridays
Administrator: Mrs. Sara Spratt
The Parish Office,St John's Church, Mortimer, Berks RG7 3SY
A small local charity, our aim is to help residents of Stratfield Mortimer who may be in need of extra support. We do this by using the rent we receive from the Fairground to make donations to local organisations that provide help to those in need.
The Stratfield Mortimer Fairground Charity owns the Fairground, which is to be used as a public recreation ground and events space for the village. The Parish Council lease the Fairground from the Charity, and do an excellent job of operating it in accordance with this purpose, managing and enhancing this valuable facility for the benefit of all.
Contact Gemma Matthews
A charity (covering the Parishes of Mortimer, Mortimer West End, Stratfield Mortimer and Wokefield) to provide Relief for those in need. Self-financing from income received from gravel extraction at Burnt Common. contact Mrs VJ Glanville
3 Beenham Court
Tadley Tigers Juniors, a community partner to London Irish, welcome all comers aged 5 to 16 to their thriving rugby club. September to April, Sunday from 9am to 12pm. We also have a great social scene for the parents that is growing each year.
A small group of volunteers who run events to raise funds for equipment at Tadley Surgeries and St. Michael's Hospice. Contact Margaret Carter
42 Reynards Close