News

St Nicholas Church

Refurbishment Works and Re-ordering

 

Latest News - 20th July 2018

 

The PCC is pleased to give an update to keep all parishoners and local people informed as to how matters are progressing

 

Faculty Applications (similar to planning permission) were submitted for all parts of the proposed works on 29th November 2017.

 

Phase One of the works have now been completed which comprised:-

- New fence and gates at the vehicular access

- Making safe of the dangerous tombstones

- New Heating and lighing

- Electrical Rewiring

 

The PCC is now waiting for Faculty Approval for the remainder of the works so that an overall programme of works can be prepared and costed

The recently completed 'chandelier heating/lighting together with the new lighting in the Chancel.

 

St Nicholas Church will be a warmer place next winter!

The new fencing and gates at the church entrance and

the two graves where the unsafe tombstones were removed

Solemn High Mass followed by Public Meeting

St Nicholas Church

15th October 2017

Following the Solemn High Mass a open meeting was held to enable the PCC to present the plans for the general re-ordering of St Nicholas Church. This includes a new heating system, kitchen, vestry and re-ordering of the area around the west door. The plans were widely accepted by those present. Timing of the work will be very much dependant on the availability of funds but it is envisaged that certain works can commence immediately the relevant permissions have been obtained

Harvest Lunch

St Nicholas Church

24th September 2017

The service [Matins which means lots of singing!] and the lunch were well attended with food and drink donations from many. Beautiful flowers in the church, meaningful sermon from Sandra and good all round chat afterwards

 

Annual Pet Service

St Nicholas Church

13th August 2017