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Mayor's Engagements Calendar

The Mayor of Swale's Engagements

Friday December 19

10.45 for 12 noon to 3pm Special Dedication Service. At the invitation of the Town Mayor and Mayoress of Faversham, Councillor Nigel and Mrs Anne Kay, the Mayor, and Mayoress Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will attend a special service at 12 noon to mark the dedication of the World War One Centenary Commemorative VC Stone for Sir Philip Neame VC KBE CB DSO. Guests will meet at Shepherd Neame in Court Street, Faversham before moving to The Guildhall in the Market Place for the outdoor service, returning for a Reception afterwards at Shepherd Neame.

Contact: Jackie Westlake OBE, Town Clerk, Faversham Town Council - 01795 594442.

6.45 for 7pm to 10pm Christmas Pantomime. The Mayor and Mayoress, Mrs Brenda Bobbin, have accepted an invitation to attend a performance of ‘Cinderella’ by Bredgar Amateur Dramatics. The B.A.D. production will take place on the three nights 18, 19 and 20 December, at Bredgar Village Hall in Bexon Lane.

Contact: Gillian Shirley - mshirley@madasafish.com

Saturday December 20

7pm Christmas Pantomime. The New Road Community Centre in New Road, Minster-on-Sea on the Isle of Sheppey will present a ‘Christmas Pantomime’ and the Mayor, and Mayoress Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will attend.

Contact: Councillor Andy Booth - 07912 464213.

Sunday December 21

11.20 for 11.30am Church Christmas Production. The Mayor and Mayoress, Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will attend a performance of ‘This is Christmas’ put on by the Net Church Sittingbourne in East Street. The Christmas Production will incorporate media, song and dance with both professionals and members of the congregation taking part.

Contact: Peter and Jaya Judd, Congregation Pastors, Net Church Sittingbourne - 01795 430259.

1.50 for 2pm Care Home Christmas Party. Staff at Pine Lodge Care Centre at 26-32 Key Street in Sittingbourne have organised a Christmas Party with a buffet tea for the residents, their families and staff. The Mayor and Mayoress, Mrs Brenda Bobbin, have accepted an invitation to attend.

Contact: Mrs Carol Davis, Welfare Events Organiser, Pine Lodge Care Centre - 01795 423052.

Monday December 22

8am to 8.45am Festive Visit to Postal Delivery Office. The Head of Public Affairs for the Royal Mail Group in London, Mr David Gold, has invited the Mayor and the Leader to visit a Royal Mail delivery office in Swale, to meet the manager and staff at Christmas. The Mayor Councillor George Bobbin and Leader, Councillor Andrew Bowles, will be at the Sittingbourne Delivery Office in Central Avenue, Sittingbourne and with Manager, Steven Butterfill, will meet postmen and women who will be working tirelessly at their busiest time of year. The Festive Visits are an opportunity for the Borough’s Civic Head to thank everyone for the important role they play in the area, not just at Christmas but throughout the year.

Contact: Scott Couldridge, Project Executive PR and Public Affairs, Royal Mail Group, London - 07442 538228

Contact: Steven Butterfill, Delivery Office Manager, Royal Mail, Sittingbourne - 01795 423295.

3.50 for 4pm Christmas Panto at Care Home. The Mayor, and Mayoress Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will attend the ‘Christmas Pantomime’ at Pine Lodge Care Centre at 26-32 Key Street in Sittingbourne. The afternoon’s fun entertainment will feature ‘The Nativity’ played by the staff.

Contact: Mrs Carol Davis, Welfare Events Organiser, Pine Lodge Care Centre - 01795 423052.

Tuesday December 23

5.50 for 6pm Candlelit Carol Service. The Staff at Pine Lodge Care Centre at 26-32 Key Street in Sittingbourne will hold a ‘Carol Service by Candlelight’ and the Mayor, and Mayoress Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will attend with the residents and staff.

Contact: Mrs Carol Davis, Welfare Events Organiser, Pine Lodge Care Centre - 01795 423052.

Wednesday December 24 - Christmas Eve

7.50 for 8pm Carol Service. The Mayor, accompanied by Mayoress Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will attend the Christmas Eve Carol Service at Harty Church on the Isle of Sheppey.

Contact: Mr Colin Patience, Harty Churchwarden - 01795 875146.

Thursday December 25 - Christmas Day

11am (to 4pm) Companionship at Christmas. At the invitation of Christine White, Director of Swale Community and Voluntary Services (SCVS), the Mayor and Mayoress, Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will be at Phoenix House Community Centre, Sittingbourne, to meet the guests and enjoy a mince pie before they have their Christmas lunch. For over twenty years, the ‘Companionship at Christmas’ scheme has provided company and companionship, and of course a hot Christmas lunch with all the trimmings, with decorations, music and games, for anybody who is on their own or lonely at this festive time of the year.

Contact: Maria Cardosa, Swale Community and Voluntary Services - 01795 473828.

Friday December 26 - Boxing Day

11am (to 4pm) Companionship at Christmas. As Christmas Day above.

Sunday December 28

1.45 for 2pm to 5.30pm Indoor Bowls Competition. The Swale Indoor Bowls Club has organised the first ever ‘Sheppey vs Sittingbourne Bowls Match’ to take place at the Club’s base in Vicarage Road, Milton Regis, near Sittingbourne. The Mayor, and Mayoress Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will attend and try their hands at playing and at the end of the match the Mayor will present the main trophy to the winning side.

Contact: George Ball, Swale Indoor Bowls Club - 01795 872261.

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