CLCGB Calendar

CLCGB Calendar
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Church Urban Fund Catalyst Leadership Course

Our friends at the Church Urban Fund are now recruiting for their Greater Manchester Catalyst Leadership Course!!

Fantastic opportunity available to gain some Leadership skills for young people aged between 16 to 26 years old.

Near Neighbours will be running a Catalyst Leaders programme which offers free training to young people of diverse faiths and backgrounds, the programme sets out to equip young people with the skills and confidence to take on leadership roles, develop local social action and transform their own communities.

The course for the Greater Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale and Bury area.
Dates: 23,24,25,26th October 2017
Time: 9:30 am to 4pm.
Venue: 3rd Floor, Church House, 90 Deansgate Manchester M3 2GH.

Refreshments and lunch will all be included.
Our local Near Neighbours Coordinator will be there to oversee each day.

All candidates need to ensure they attend all 4 days in order to complete the training.
Please get in touch if you are interested. Places are limited.

To download the forms, posters and further information click the titles below:


Prayer Letter September

Prayer Letter
September 2017

Dear Prayer Supporter,

We hope that you have had an enjoyable and restful summer, thank you for joining with us in prayer
as we begin another Brigade year.

“He put a new song in my mouth, a hymn of praise to our God. Many will see and fear the Lord
and put their trust in him” (Psalm 40:3).

Prayer Points:

  • As we embark on another Brigade year please join with us in praying that God will use our organisation to impact on the lives and faith of children throughout the country.
  • Please pray that He would guide and direct us so that the work of our organisation would be pleasing to Him.
  • This month we are thanking God for the opening of St Peter's Company, Drogheda.
  • We pray that He would continue to expand our organisation into the Republic of Ireland.
  • Please pray for the new leaders of this company and for the development team as we support them.
  • Our 2nd Battalion Chaplain, the Reverend Paul McAdam has recently moved to Aghalee Parish, we pray that he and his family would settle in to their new parish and home quickly.
  • Please also pray that leaders would come forward for the new company Reverend McAdam hopes to open in the Parish.
  • Please join with us in praying for two of our leaders from Fivemiletown, Andy and Wendy who tragically lost their eldest daughter, Amanda, at the end of June. We pray that they and the
    whole family circle would know God's comfort and arms around them at this very difficult time.
  • Please pray for Jordan, a leader from Seagoe Boys' company, who has been unwell in hospital and is awaiting further treatment. Please pray for wisdom for the doctors who are treating him
    and strength for him and his family, especially his mother, Margaret, who is also a leader at
  • Please also join with us in praying for Denise, who was a leader in Seagoe boys until she took ill a few years ago. Please remember Denise in your prayers as she is particularly unwell at present.

As our leaders meet in Battalion meetings over the coming weeks please pray for guidance and
direction for the years activities.

Thank you for your continued prayers for the CLCGB

Victoria Jackson

If you have any prayer points which you would like to be included in next months prayer letter please email
me at:

National Anniversary Parade and Service - Musicians

As you may be aware the Brigade are holding a National Anniversary Parade and Service on Saturday 18th November at York Minster.  The parade will be forming up at 1pm and the service starts at 2.15pm.  All Brigade members and leaders are invited.

Any CLCGB musicians, that wish to play at the 125th Anniversary Parade and Church Service, are invited to the rehearsal on Sunday 29th October.  The rehearsal will take place between 1000-1400hrs at:

        Raywell Park, Raywell, The East Riding of Yorkshire, HU16 5YL

Due to the limited time available, the rehearsal will be intense.  Therefore companies should only put forward their more experienced musicians.  Those wishing to participate must attend this rehearsal, as unfortunately, it will not be possible to have a rehearsal on the day.

For further information, or if you have any questions, please contact Lionel Burdett (