Last call for Light Up a Life services

Light Up a Life for North Devon Hospice and Children’s Hospice South West this Christmas.

Light Up a Life for North Devon Hospice and Children’s Hospice South West this Christmas. - Credit: Archant

Remember a loved one and help Children’s Hospice South West plus North Devon Hospice this Christmas

The final series of Light Up a Life services to raise money for the region’s two hospices take place this week.

The Christmas appeal, now in its 19th year, is run in conjunction with the North Devon Gazette and invites people to attend their local service and light a candle in memory of a loved one.

The next services are tomorrow (Sunday) at Appledore St Mary’s Church at 10am for ND Hospice), then at St Michael the Archangel, Chagford at 5pm and Combe Martin Methodist Church at 6.30pm, both the latter are for both hospices.

On Monday there is a service for ND Hospice at St Mary’s Church, Mortehoe at 6pm, then joint services at St Mary magdalene, Chulmleigh, at 6.30pm and Braunton Christ Church at 7pm.

The next services are tomorrow (Thursday) at Bethel Church, East-the-Water and Grosvenor Church in Barnstaple, both at 7pm.

Torrington Methodist Church is hosting one on Friday at 7pm and on Saturday there is a service at Bideford Pannier Market at 6pm and Holsworthy Methodist Church at 7pm.

Most Read

On Sunday Northam Methodist Church is holding a service solely for Children’s Hospice South West, but a joint service is being held at St Philip and St James Church in Ilfracombe at 6.30pm.

The final service is on Wednesday of next week (December 16) at All Hallows Church in Holsworthy at 7pm.

At a glance:

Sunday, December 6

Appledore: St Mary’s Church, 10am

Chagford: St Michael the Archangel, 5pm

Combe Martin: Methodist Church, 6.30pm

Monday, December 7

Mortehoe: St Mary’s Church, 6pm (for ND Hospice)

Chulmleigh: St Mary Magdalene, 6.30pm

Braunton: Christ Church, 7pm.

Thursday, December 10

East-the-Water: The Bethel, 7pm

Barnstaple: Grosvenor Church, 7pm.

Friday, December 11

Torrington: Methodist Church, 7pm

Saturday, December 12

Bideford: Pannier Market, 6pm

Holsworthy: Methodist Church, 7pm

Sunday, December 13

Northam: Methodist Church, 4pm (for CHSW)

Ilfracombe: St Philip and St James, 6.30pm

Wednesday, December 16

Woolsery: All Hallows Church, 7pm

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter