Richard Fothergill Posts

Jackie Pullinger to speak at Refuel18 holiday week.

Internationally respected minister, Jackie Pullinger, of Hong Kong, will be speaking at the Filing Station’s summer holiday teaching week, ‘Refuel’ in 2018.  Jackie is a faithful apostle in the church and has worked powerfully in Hong King and Southern China for many years, particularly dealing with drug addicts and the marginalised.  The Refuel host team… Read More

New Filling Stations opening up all over!

This autumn has already seen several new Filling Stations open their doors.  Between September and Christmas, 8 new UK meetings are starting and one in Sweden!  Already opened are: Kennet Valley FS in Berkshire, Girvan FS in Ayrshire, South Herefordshire FS near Hereford and the unique, HMP Hollesely Bay prison meeting in Suffolk.  Poised to… Read More

New Filling Station in Girvan, Ayrshire

The latest Filling Station to open it’s doors has started tonight in Girvan, Ayrshire.  The coastal town in South West Scotland, has seen several churches coming together to host this meeting. The meeting takes place in an up market restaurant on the sea front, called the Woodlands Bay Hotel and the team are delighted that… Read More

Filling Station in Prisons

The first ever Filling Station monthly celebration meeting is to take place in a prison, this September.  The location is Hollesley Bay Prison in Suffolk, and will commence on September 19th.  A team of Christian volunteers, staff and the prison chaplain, are organising and hosting the evenings, which will following the tried and tested Filling… Read More

New Filling Stations opening across the UK

Several new Filling Stations will be opening in the autumn months across the UK.  The recent, highly successful ‘Refuel17’ teaching holiday week in Gordon Castle, Morayshire, has stimulated interest in potentially four new Filling Station meetings north of the border.  Teams from Inverbervie (Aberdeenshire), Bo’ness (E Lothian), Ardfern (Argyle) and one more in the Borders,… Read More

Refuel17 a roaring success!

The first ever ‘Refuel’ Christian teaching holiday week, held in Gordon Castle, Morayshire, Scotland, has nearly finished and been proclaimed a resounding success by all!  Nearly 1,000 people attending the event, as on site campers, or day visitors, and the sense of joy, excitement and spiritual refreshment was palpable.  Guests had travelled from as far… Read More

The Great Trek completed!

Richard Fothergill has completed the ‘Great Trek’, walk from John O’Goats to Land’s End, finishing in Cornwall on Monday the 17th July as planned!  He was met by a small group of friends and family who cheered him as he walk the last few yards up to the famous Land’s End signpost.  He said he… Read More

The Filling Station raising money for charity!

The Filling Station has now raised over £6,000 for charity through Richard Fothergill’s Great Trek prayer walk from John o’Groats to Lands End!  Starting on June 5th, he aims to finish the 500+ mile walk on July 17th.  So far, he has raised over £6,000 for two charities.  Half the money raised will go to… Read More

Richard Fothergill meeting Filling Station teams

Richard Fothergill, the founder of the Filling Station network, has met several teams at Filling Stations in Scotland as he walks South on the ‘Great Trek.’  He started on June 5th and has so far connected with the Thurso, Fortrose, Lossiemouth, Two Rivers and N.E Fife Filling Station teams for evening prayer meetings.  The Trek… Read More

Great Trek has started!

Richard and Josephine Fothergill kicked off the Great Trek sponsored prayer walk from John o’groats to Lands End on Monday the 5th of June.  In surprisingly dry weather for this part of Scotland, they walked 14.7 miles towards Thurso to meet that town’s Filling Station team for their first local prayer meeting.  Richard aims to… Read More