Events 2017

7th March 10.30am-1pm  SPRING COUNCIL meeting St Paul’s Church Canterbury with Guest Mrs Jane Poggo Namurye from the link Diocese of Kajo Keji South Sudan.

Saturday 22 April 2017  FASHION @ THE HEART OF THE COMMUNITY  Broadstairs

Are you a community Group based in Margate, Ramsgate, Broadstairs, Westgate, Birchington or the Thanet Villages?         

 Do you want to have fun, meet new people and strut your stuff and raid your wardrobes?

archive 2016


TRAINING DAY 29th November  for those in a profession who may meet unaccompanied asylum seeking children.

1st November 10.15am MEET DOMENICA  ‘raising awareness and myth busting’ around migrants and asylum seekers.  COME TO St Paul’s Centre, Canterbury and learn about Hat·tê·ḇāh a new project to support vulnerable young refugees in the diocese.


THANK YOU TO ALL for your support of the October  – MICHAELMAS MARKET @St Paul’s Centre, Canterbury  – all stalls run by members of the Mothers’ Union.

2016 140th Anniversary Year of the Mothers’ Union  festival invite 4col

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The Mothers’ Union in the Diocese of Canterbury

invite you to their 2016 Festival Service

 in the Nave of Canterbury Cathedral

Presiding: The Right Reverend Trevor Willmott, Bishop of Dover

 Saturday 23rd April 2016 at 11 am

Preacher: The Right Reverend Trevor Willmott, Bishop of Dover


The service includes the Commissioning of Nikki Sweatman as Provincial President,

Marianna Poliszczuk as Diocesan President and the Board of Trustees for the new triennium.



140 years' game - the challenge and question cards were sent to all branch leader and are on the website of the Mothers' Union.

140 years’ game – the challenge and question cards were sent to all Branch Leaders and are on the website of the Mothers’ Union.

Archive 2015
2015 Sunday 13th September Mote Park MAIDSTONE MELA  literature stall and games at a multicultural family event
2015 Saturday 17th October   MU Market  10.30am -12.30pm    open to public . Come along to St Paul’s Church, Canterbury CT1 1NH
2015 UNA Service for World Peace CANTERBURY CATHEDRAL (in the Nave)  On Sunday 25th October, 2015  18:30 Hrs – 19:45 Hrs
UNA Canterbury welcomes everyone to join in commemorating the United Nations’ 70th Anniversary with their 34th annual UN Service. MU will be represented and will parade our Diocesan banner

2015 Tuesday 2nd June    Annual Meeting 10.30 am – 12.30 pm    St Paul’s Church, Church Street, Canterbury CT1 1NH

2015 PILGRIMAGE Canterbury to Rochester Cathedral –  continuing in the footsteps of St. Augustine  9th and 10th May 2015  All MU members are welcome to join us for one, both or part of a day.

 Saturday  Meet at Canterbury Cathedral.Take train from Canterbury East to Selling and walk across country in westerly direction to Wormshill via Selling Church, Sheldwich Church, Eastling (lunch stop at church) and Wichling using footpaths and tracks.

Sunday    After Holy Communion Service leave Wormshill. Pick up Pilgrims Way and also using North Downs Way walk to Rochester Cathedral.


Tuesday 17th March   Diocesan Council, St Paul’s Church Canterbury 10.15am – 1.00pm with celebration of our new Wave of Prayer links in Nigeria, South Sudan and Tanzania. Guest speaker Marion Pope and the new Inspired ideas to promote your Mother’s Union in the community.


Archive 2014

Thursday 26th June QUIET DAY in Minster Abbey, Thanet

Saturday 26th July -Saying Goodbye Service in Canterbury Cathedral  – in support of bereaved parents.

Sunday 14th September Mote Park MAIDSTONE MELA  literature stall and games at a multicultural family event

26-28 September Dane John Gardens CANTERBURY  literature stall at food and drink festival

20-24 October VOLUNTEER WEEK  The Mall, Maidstone town shopping centre.



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festival service

Worldwide President Lynne Tembey; Di Sabel Canterbury Diocesan President with the Right Revd Trevor Willmott, Bishop of Dover

What a fabulous day on Saturday 20th  April 2013 when members filled the nave of Canterbury Cathedral for the Festival Service and Commissioning of the Trustee Board and Archdeaconry Presidents for the new Triennial

Preacher: Mrs Lynne Tembey, Worldwide President of  The Mothers’ Union