Church members and friends:

DISTRICT CHAIRMAN: The Nottingham and Derby District of the Methodist Church is soon to have a new district chairman - and local churchgoers will soon have the chance to meet him.A special district celebration is being arranged, when the Rev Andy Fyall will be "recognised" in his new role.The service will take place at Ashbourne Methodist Church at 7pm on Wednesday August 30, and everyone is invited to attend.The preacher will be Micky Youngson, assistant secretary of the Methodist Conference. The service will be followed by light refreshments.

 Andy Fyall