Christian Aid in Scarborough Event: Westborough Methodist Church

Come and hear all about the success of Scarborough area churches in supporting Christian Aid’s work to fight poverty and injustice throughout the world on Monday 23rd July at Westborough Methodist Church, Scarborough from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm.  

Learn about our exciting new Partnership Project in Ghana and about all our plans for future events.  Hear the latest news from Christian Aid from Stephanie Cooper the Regional Director for Yorkshire and the North East.

All are welcome to share in this important work.

For more information contact Sally Garforth (Secretary to Scarborough Christian Aid Group) on 01723 882159.

Charity Car Wash: Emmanuel St John’s LEP

On Saturday 21st July from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon ESJ will be holding a Charity Car Wash.(Water restriction’s excepted – check with Stuart Pringle to see if this event is on 379021).  This events is in aid of their 2018 Charity of the Year Springhead School Music Therapy Fund.

Big Brekkie for Christian Aid: Burniston Methodist Church

On Saturday 7th July from 8:30 am until 10:30 am you can come along to Burniston Methodist church for your breakfast. There will be a wide choice of delicious food including porridge, bacon or sausage butties, cereals, toast, yoghurt, fruit and including some gluten free and vegetarian options.

Do come along and support the launch of our new partnership project for Scarborough Christian Aid which will enhance the learning opportunities for young people in Ghana.

Fairtrade Open Meeting and AGM: Westborough Methodist Church

The Borough of Scarborough Fairtrade Group have their Open Meeting and AGM on Friday 13th July 2018 from 6:30 pm 8:00 pm at Westborough Methodist Church (oppositeScarborough Station, West End).

Join us for pre-meeting Fairtrade Refreshments in the Coffee Lounge served from 6:00 pm -6:25 pm.

Celebrate with us our 10th Anniversary year as a Fairtrade Borough ‘Fairtrade, the future?’

Guest Speaker: Paul Chandler, non-exec director of the Co-op and former CEO of Traidcraft sharing Thoughts on Fairtrade and its future after Brexit.  Songs by Global Voices, Short AGM, discussion, stall, opportunities to ask questions.  All Welcome.  

Vacancy for Circuit Financial Officer

North Yorkshire Coast Methodist Circuit

are seeking to appoint a


for 16 hours a week

The circuit office is based in Westborough Methodist Church, Scarborough.  (Open Tuesday – Friday 8:15 am to 1:15 pm).

We are looking for someone to provide and ensure effective recording and reporting of all financial transactions of the Circuit and its various funds.

We are looking for someone with some finance qualifications and experience working in an office environment.

Attendance at evening meetings may be required.

Salary £10.34 per hour.

Closing date for applications is midday on Thursday 19th July 2018.

Interviews to be held late July/early August 2018.

Starting date asap.

For more information and an application pack please contact Mr Michael Broddle, Senior Circuit Steward on 01723 372822 or email  Completed Applications to be returned to:

Mr Michael Broddle, Senior Steward

c/o North Yorkshire Coast Methodist Circuit

Circuit Office

Westborough Methodist Church


North Yorkshire​​YO11 1TS

Circuit Celebration of Peter’s Ministry


As you will know by now Rev Peter Cross will be leaving the circuit in August to take up his appointment as Superintendent in Beverley.

It has been agreed by the Circuit Leadership Team that we will hold a Circuit Celebration of Peter’s Ministry with us at his final service in the circuit on Sunday 29th July 2018 at 6:30 pm at Westborough. 

Prior to the service there will be an opportunity for people to attend a Bring & Share Afternoon Tea at Westborough from 4:30 pm, all are welcome.