Announcement from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York

In light of the Government guidance around non-essential contact, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York have issued advice that public worship is suspended and all places of worship to be closed until further notice. 

 

We shall keep you informed on this page of the most recent developments which effect our parish services and events.

 Sunday 19th April

  • Sunday Services are now held on the telephone
  • Night Prayer – Wednesday and Sunday evenings at 8.45pm on Facebook
  • Sunday sermons available on our website and YouTube
  • Details of all of the above can be found here.

Monday 23rd March

 

All church buildings to remain closed until further notice.

  • All Baptisms cancelled
  • Weddings to be cancelled – currently unsure about timescales. Will update as soon as more info available.

  • The Annual Parish Meeting and the Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) now both need to be held on or before 31st October 2020.
  • Churchwardens will need to be admitted on or before 31st January 2021.
  • Churchwardens who were admitted at the 2019 APCM will continue in office until 31st January 2021, unless their successor has been admitted before that date. This is subject to the usual provisions about resignations or suspensions.
  • Existing Deanery Synod representatives will continue to hold that office and to be PCC members until 30th November 2020.
  • New Deanery Synod members, appointed at the APCM when this eventually takes place, will take up office on 1st December 2020.
  • Existing PCC members will remain in office until this year’s APCM is held and new members are appointed. Existing PCC members will cease to hold office once that APCM has finished. New members will take office immediately thereafter.

 

Wednesday 18th March:

    • Both Lent Groups have now been cancelled.
      Please continue to use your books to complete the course.  If you would like to borrow the DVD – call Rev Phil

Tuesday 17th March:     

Cancelled Meetings: 

    • All APCMs and PCCs
    • Monday evening prayer
    • Thursday morning prayer
    • Mid Day Med
    • Hulland Hippos
    • Messy Church

For the very latest advice, please click here to take you to the C of E website.

For information from the NHS regarding Covid-19. click here.

 

Click the picture above to go to our page of worship resources which can be used at home