- June - ninth year of Bible Week with speakers Angus MacLeay
and Steven Lawson.
- July - Garlinge Staff Member Project - we welcomed Jean-Pierre
("J.P.") Schroeder who joined the staff-team at St. James' from the
beginning of July, thereby doubling the full-time team.
- JP took on the role of Garlinge Evangelist and is also involved in
ministry in the life of the parish as a whole.
- February - work starts on the re-shingling of the church spire,
competed in May.
- June - tenth anniversary of "Thanet Bible Week" with excellent through provoking talks from Rev. Andy Gemmill and Rev. Alex Ross.
- J.P. Schroeder and family move to Pert, Western Australia, to be part of the chaplaincy team of St. Mark's Community School
- Rev. Robert Bashford retires - Barbara and Robert move to Barton Seagrave, Kettering.
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