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Barnaby’s coffee

Margaret Duggan

by Margaret Duggan

Posted: 17 Oct 2014 @ 12:22

EARLIER this month, the village of Swanmore, in Portsmouth diocese, acquired its own modern coffee shop - in the church hall - and some properly trained baristas, including the Vicar of St Barnabas's, the Revd Claire Towns (below). The Bishop of Portsmouth, the Rt Revd Christopher Foster, came to open it officially, to sample the coffee, and to congratulate the volunteers.

It has been a £20,000 project to open Barnaby's Coffee Shop, and to provide a relaxed ...

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