Bookworms meets at the Vicarage on the second Monday of each month at 2 pm. It is a reading group for people from both parishes, with about 15 regular attenders.


The books chosen for the next few months are:

Monday 20 April (a week later than usual due to Easter)

Mr Rosenblum’s List by Natasha Solomons

Monday 11 May

Old Baggage by Lissa Evans

No meeting in June

Monday 13 July

Regeneration by Pat Barker

Monday 10 August            

Behind the Scenes at the Museum by Kate Atkinson


Monday 14 September      

Sweet Caress: The Many Lives of Amory Clay by William Boyd

Monday 12 October            

Music and Silence by Rose Tremain

Monday 9 November          

A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian by Marina Lewycha

Monday 14 December        

Santa Klaus Murder by Mavis Doriel Hay

Monday 11 January            

Excellent Women by Barbara Pym

Monday 8 February            

Atonement by Ian McEwan

If you would like to come to the group, please speak to Julie Barham

on 01332 551404. You can also read Julie’s book blog here.


Here is Alan Rickman as The Reverend Obadiah Slope in the BBC production of Anthony Trollope’s Barchester Chronicles.