Deanery Events

Find out more about what’s happening in the Mothers’ Union near you.

Ecclesall Deanery

On Saturday 30th November Dore held a very successful,Christmas Market. Over £680 was raised. Well done Dore



Rotherham and Laughton Deaneries

The closing service of the Minster MU, Rotherham was held at St Paul's , Masborough. The Eucharist was led by Rev Philip Batchford and followed by Pie and peas.

Wath Deanery


Wath Deanery IMPC members were invited to a Christmas Afternoon Tea in St James Rooms, Wath. Those able to come where joined by Mary Carr, (Deanery Leader) Lesley Harpham (IMPC Rep)Gill Fellows (President) and Vicar John Parker and Curate, Charles Burton. Members of Wath All Saints MU were waitresses and member, Betty Frost, played carols and songs for a sing song. There was even a visit from Santa who brought them gifts.

Tankersley Deanery

On Sunday 13th Oct 6 new members were enrolled at Holy Trinity, Elsecar during the morning service of Holy Communion. Unfortunately one member was all so was enrolled in absentia. Deanery Leader, Anne Balme and Branch Leader Isabel Sharman are shown with the 5 new members present. We welcome them all.

Attercliffe Deanery

On a hot and sunny July afternoon members of St Catherine's Mothers Union enjoyed an outing to Whitby's Fish and Chip Restaurant at Catcliffe.
Although few in numbers on this occasion we had a lovely meal and enjoyable conversation.

Ecclesfield Deanery

Chapletown MU had a lovely morning at their last session of Bumps and Babies before breaking up for the Summer. We said a sad goodbye to 8 of our babes who come September will be moving up into our St John’s Tots Group. There were each presented with a Graduation Certificate, a Mothers’ Union booklet “Teaching your child how to pray” and a small gift.

DASH Deanery

DASH Deanery Advent Service was held at St Mary’s Tickhill Tuesday 10th Dec. Members brought Christmas gifts for the Women’s Refuge. After the lovely service about Light we all enjoyed delicious refreshments. Thank you St Mary’s.

St Mary's Tickhill, Margaret with MU Christmas Tree.St Jude's Hexthorpe at Deanery Advent ServiceSt Mary's Branch served lovely refreshments.
St Francis Members .VP Liz enjoying a sherry after the service.Barnby Dun members

Sprotborough Branch celebrated 25 years of
Mothers’ Union at St Mary’s with a special cake.
Adwick Deanery Festival when Canon Gordon Taylor amalgamated the Deanery with Doncaster, Snaith and Hatfield.