Meeting throughout the year, the LEGS (Ladies Evening Group) have a variety of events. They meet in the Hall on the last Wednesday of the month, from 7.45pm. There is usually a guest speaker. Meals out to the Briardene Hotel and Singleton Lodge are regular occurrences!

The next dates are:

  • 27th March 2019 (Church Hall)
  • 24th April 2019 (Church Hall)
  • 22nd May 2019 (Church Hall)
  • 26th June 2019 (Singleton Lodge)

Ladies Evening Group is coordinated by our Churchwarden Judith Murphy and a small team. Please contact her for more information.

Mothers' Union

Mothers’ Union (MU) is an international Christian membership charity that aims to demonstrate the Christian faith in action through the transformation of communities worldwide. The Mothers’ Union work with people of all faiths and none in 83 countries to promote stable marriage, family life and the protection of children through praying, enabling and campaigning.

The Christ Church Thornton branch of the Mothers’ Union meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 2.00pm (September to April) for a short service, meeting and guest speaker, and on the third Wednesday of the month for Holy Communion at 10.30am. All are welcome – men and women.


Evening Mothers’ Union is designed for those who cnanot make the daytime meetings of the MU, due to work and family commitments. They meet monthly at the Vicarage on the second Friday of the month at 8.00pm. Accompanied by a glass of bubbly and nibbles, there is good discussion and friendship.

The Mothers’ Union branch leader is Elizabeth Young, who is assisted by deputy leader Libby Holt and Lauren Platt. Please come along to any of their activities that take your fancy or contact them for more information.