Tag: Street pastors

Eastleigh Street Pastors mark 10 years

Eastleigh Street Pastor Co-ordinator Steve Smallwood tells Eastleigh News how things have changed after a decade on Eastleigh’s night-time streets.Eastleigh’s Street Pastors will be celebrating their 10th Anniversary with a Thanksgiving and Commissioning Service at Eastleigh Baptist Church at 7.30pm on Friday 12th July 2019. The keynote speaker at the event will be the Rev Les…

Gang robbers assault Fair Oak woman

Police have released details of a vicious attempted robbery in Fairoak on Friday September 3 and are appealing for witnesses The incident occurred as the victim, a 54-year-old woman, walked along a pathway between Elderberry Close and the park on Blackberry Drive in the vicinity of the Youth Centre on the Brookfields Estate. Two teenagers,…

A Night on the Town

Yesterday night, one of the coldest of the year, a small group of local church goers prepare to walk Eastleigh’s frozen streets in order to help or talk to anyone who might come their way. They are the ‘Street Pastors’ and they have been doing so every Friday night since July. It has been claimed…