Crewkerne Charity Featured in Somerset Live

Somerset Live ran an in-depth online feature outlining all the positive community engagement achieved by BAGN so far.

A south Somerset church became an essential support system for nearly 1,000 vulnerable people in the community this year.

The Crewkerne Community Church has done more than 2,000 shopping trips, made more than 2,000 free meals and more than 2,000 supportive phone calls as part of a scheme launched in March.

The pastor of Crewkerne Community Church, Stephen Gray, launched the church’s Be A Good Neighbour initiative before the first national lockdown was even announced.

At the time, they had no way of knowing how essential it would turn out to be to those struggling in the area over the ensuing unprecedented months.

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