Magazine – Octavo

Octavo, a monthly magazine, is the voice of the Stour Vale Parishes, being packed with news from all seven parishes, eight villages – both church and village items of interest. It also has news from Stower Provost School and a children’s page.

It is published on the last Friday of each month and costs 60p a copy. Copies can be found for sale in all of the churches in the Stour Vale Benefice.

Click Here for this month’s Letter from the Vicar, Thought for the Month, Prayer for the Month and additional service information.

To subscribe

To subscribe (and get a copy delivered or posted you you each month), please contact the ‘Octavo contact’ for your parish / village – see the ‘Who’s who’ page for your church – links as follows:

Buckhorn Weston; East Stour; Fifehead Magdalen; Kington Magna; Stour Provost; Stour Row; Todber; West Stour.


Jill Perry (of Stour Row)
tel: 01747 838911

Angela Street (of Kington Magna)
tel: 01747 838873



At the vicarage

Press Officer:

Jill Perry (Stour Row)
tel: 01747 838911

Published by the Stour Vale Benefice – Printed at Kington Magna

Collaters:  meet a couple of days before publication to put it together.

Publication date:   usually the last Friday of the month – copies available from East Stour Church

Submitting copy

Copy Date:   3rd Wednesday of the month; copy to the Editor

Dates for the coming year:

Collation date is on a Monday between copy date and publication.