Rutland Water Benefice


Rutland Church Bell Ringing
We need some more people learning to ring in Rutland. It could be the hobby that you are looking for. There is a place for you from Brooke to Whissendine and from Uppingham to Empingham your village needs you! You don’t have to be strong, the lighter bells don’t need much effort at all – its the knack that’s important. People as young as 10 and those well into their 60’s can learn quite successfully. Find out about Learn the Ropes on their website at:

Rutland Foodbank
Help local people in crisis in a simple practical way by leaving your contributions in the hamper just inside N Luffenham church door. Items needed: - tinned fruit, meat, fish, vegetables, puddings - instant mashed potato - sugar (small 500 gram packets preferred) - pasta sources - instant coffee (small jars please) - jam - instant rice, pot noodles, pasta, cous cous etc - biscuits/snack bars - fruit juice (Long Life) Visit the website for more information.

Rutland Reminders
A group of dedicated volunteers who provide therapy through singing for people with dementia. Monthly sessions (free): afternoons on 2nd Tuesday at Aberdeen House, Uppingham; and mornings on 3rd Tuesday at Rutland Care Village, Oakham. Guests and carers from Rutland villages would also receive a warm welcome - transport service available for Oakham sessions. Visit their website for more information at:

Dove Cottage Day Hospice Rutland
Dove Cottage Day Hospice is set in beautiful countryside between Ridlington and Brooke. People with a life limiting illness are welcome to come and spend time with us. Did you know that you can self refer? If you would like more information about spending a day at Dove, and the other services that we offer, please contact us for an informal chat.

Chater Community Choir
A community choir based in Rutland lead by musical director Tracy Steward

Diocese of Peterborough Registry
Here you will find details of registry guidelines, rules and application forms.

Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
The archives and local studies centre for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

Church Of England
Home page of the Church of England website.

Diocese of Peterborough
This link takes you to the home page of the Peterborough Diocese.