Parish Church of St Mary's with St Paul's, The Hackett,Thornbury.
Street by Street Prayer Calendar
This list is designed for daily use within the prayer life of the Church. If used daily it will cover the entire parish every four months. It will be used regularly within the services of Morning and Evening Prayer within the Church (see weekly newsletter for times of services) but is also available for use by any others -
For months: January, May and September
1st Chestnut Drive, Easton Hill Road, Thicket Walk
2nd Elmdale Crescent, Pine Close, St David’s Road (E), Woodleigh
3rd Local Primary Schools St. Mary’s, Crossways, Manorbrook, Gillingstool
4th Ashgrove, Oakleaze Road
5th Walnut Close, Orchard Avenue, Hazel Crescent
6th Local SchoolsSheilings, Sibland Special School, Christ the King
7th Charles Close
8th Dyrham Close, Pittville Close, Rosslyn Way
9th Local Secondary Schools Castle School, Marlwood School
10th Elizabeth Close, Malvern Drive,
11th Sibland Close, Kennet Way, Hillbrook Road
12th Play Groups, Pre-
13th Waterford Close
14th Volunteer Helpers, e.g. meal-
15th Solent Way
16th Tamar Close, Trent Drive, Hopkins Close, Armstrong Close
17th For Tourists visiting, especially those from North America and staying locally e.g. in the Thornbury Castle Hotel.
18th Ellesmere, Combermere, Hatchmere
19th Medway Court, Shannon Court, Derwent Court, Bockenham Close,
20th Piper’s Cottage, Grovesend Road, Avon Way (200 -
21st Those who work in the Town Hall & South Gloucestershire Council Offices.
22nd Avon Way (110 -
23rd Dovedale, Wharfedale, Ribblesdale
24th Those involved in buying and selling at the Farmers Market and Saturday Market.
25th Avon Way (2 -
26th Wye Court, Windrush Court, Ladden Court
27th Streamleaze, Tweed Close, Dart Close
28th Spey Close, Hamble Close, Coln Square, Frome Court
29th Raglan Place, Tyndale View, Bath Road & The Bathings
30th The Mission and Ministry of the Churches Together in Thornbury.
31st For those living outside the parish but who are members of one of the Churches and / or work in Thornbury.
For months: February, June, October
1st Homefield, Meadowside
2nd Sibland Way, Springfield, Sibland Road
3rd Local Health Services. For the Staff who work at Health Centre, St. Mary’s Surgery, Thornbury Hospital, Dental Surgeries
4th Knapp Road, The Paddocks
5th Local Health Services. For those who work in the community e.g. Midwives, Health Visitors, Mental Health Workers
6th Local Shops in Oakleaze Road, Primrose Drive and Eastland Road.
7th Clay Lane, Crossways, Crossways Lane
8th Cumbria Close, Hacket Lane
9th Local Emergency Services Members of the Police, Fire and Ambulance Services
10th Cleveland Close, Cheviot Drive
11th Pentland Avenue, Chiltern Park
12th The mission and ministry of Christ the King RC Church and Bristol Christian Fellowship
13th Castle Street, Stokefield Close
14th Warwick Place
15th For those who volunteers to help with the elderly and infirm.
16th Severn Drive, Coombe Avenue
17th For those from the local churches who work with children and young people both in and out of school.
18th For those give up their time to arrange activities for the young children of the area, e.g. rainbows, brownies, beavers, cubs, cadets, sports, drama.
19th Chantry Road, Tilting Road
20th For the Restaurants and Cafés in the area and those who socialise, eat and drink there
21st For those who are unemployed and their families
22nd Maple Avenue, Sycamore Drive
23rd St David’s Road (W), Rockleaze, Colin Close, Quaker Court, Crispin Lane
24th For those who work so hard to decorate our town, either with flowers (Thornbury in Bloom) or Christmas Lights
25th Blakes Road, Hillcrest, St John’s Street
26th Pullins Green, Saw Mill Lane
27th For the Fellowship of the Bible study and house groups of the town.
28th For those who are addicted e.g. to drugs, drink, gambling and their families.
29th For those involved in the organisation of Thornbury FM, the presentation of the programmes and the listeners in the community.
30th For those moving in or out of the town and settling in their new homes
31st For all who are feeling vulnerable for whatever reason.
For months: March, July, November
1st Stone, Falfield, Whitfield
2nd Gloucester Road (N), Old Gloucester Road, The Knapp
3rd For all the Non-
5th For those who work in Thornbury Industrial Estate,
the Cooper Road Area and Midland Way
6th For those who safe guard the environment
e.g. Sustainable Thornbury, Re-
7th Beechacres, Prowse Close, Eastland Road, Severn View Road
8th Eastbury Road, Eastbury Close, Davis Court, Eastland Avenue
9th North Road, Hawthorne Crescent, Park View Avenue, North East Road
10th Jubilee Drive
11th Tesco, Leisure Center, Vilner Lane
12th High Street, all who work and shop there.
13th Osprey Park
14th Swallow Park
15th St. Mary’s Centre, St. Mary Street, and all who shop and work there
16th Finch Close, Squires Leaze, Nightingale Close, Fulmer Close
17th Kingfisher Close, Falcon Way, Kestrel Close
18th High Street, Castle Court
19th Horse Shoe Lane, The Plain, Silver Street and who all shop and work there
20th Streamleaze Court, Tanners Court
21st For the Public Houses in the parish and those who drink and socialise in them
22nd Parkland Way(W), Queen’s Walk
23rd Manor Walk, Kempton Close, St James Close
24th For the Service industries that we take for granted. Refuse collectors, Postmen and others.
25th Hyde Avenue, Alexandra Way
26th Kensington Close, Regents Close, Victoria Close
27th Those who supply our public transport: Bus operators and drivers.
28th The Library and Book Stalls within each Church.
29th All who visit and remember at Thornbury Cemetery.
30th Play Group, Pre-
31st For those living outside the Parish but who are members of one of the Churches in Thornbury
For months: April, August and December
1st Park Road (80 onwards), Dean Avenue
2nd Howard Road, Millfield
3rd Chatsworth Park, Cossham Close, Whitfield Road
4th Those who live in Shepperdine.
5th Church Road, Orchard Grange, Clare Walk
6th Park Road (1 – 79)
7th For all who work in the Community, Social Workers and others trying to do the best they can with limited resources.
8th Gloucester Road(S), Castle Coombe
9th Buckingham Parade, Gloucester Terrace, Stafford Crescent
10th The Mission and Ministry of Thornbury Baptist Church and the United Reformed Congregational Church.
11th Primrose Drive(N), Speedwell Close, Celandine Close
12th Mallow Close, Campion Close, Foxglove Close, Bluebell Close
13th The services provided by the Armstrong Hall, Cossham Hall, The Church Halls and other local facilities.
14th Sorrel Close, Primrose Drive(S), Lavender Close, Larkspur Close
15th For all those having to cope with relationship problems.
16th For members of our congregations who live outside the parish
17th For those give up their time to arrange activities for the youth of the area, e.g. guides, scouts cadets, sports, drama.
18th The Mission and Ministry of the Methodist Church, the Society of Friends and The New Generation Music and Ministry (NGM).
20th All who work and take part in the activities at Thornbury Leisure Centre and other fitness centres.
21st For those give up their time to arrange activities for the young people of the area, e.g. Duke of Edinburgh Awards, Cadets, Youth Clubs, Sports
23rd For the prayer life of the town
24th For the International Links of our town with e.g. Bockenham, Bufumbo, Dornakal
25th Buckover, Grovesend, Tytherington Road
26th Milbury Heath
27th For the organisers and participants in the many clubs and groups of the town
28th For our local Member of Parliament
29th Give thanks for our local community
30th For those and the homes of those not specifically included on our list.
31st For volunteers not specifically included in our list.