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 a dozen regular attenders. The books chosen for the next few months are

  • 13 November – The Girl with the Pearl Earring, by Tracy Chevalier
  • 11 December – Another little Christmas murder, by Lorna Nicholl Morgan
  • 8 January – Cranford, by Elizabeth Gaskell
  • 12 February – Everyone brave is forgiven, by Chris Cleave
  • 12 March – Dissolution, by C.J. Sansom
  • 9 April – Essex Serpent, by Sarah Perry
  • 14 May – Restless, by William Boyd
  • 11 June – Kitty Peck and the Music Hall Murders, by Kate Griffin
  • No meeting in July
  • 13 August – Middlemarch, by George Eliot

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