Entries by Liz Clark

Remembrance service

The remembrance service was a very moving service.  The church was full.  The Brownies walked their flag down the aisle to start the service, they also participated in other parts of the service.  We also had a bugler called Andrew. The laying of wreaths, flowers and lighting of the candles helped us to remember those […]

Kirkburton First School Pig Race.

An unusual happening took place this week in the village of Kirkburton… Kirkburton First school held a race night, a race night unusual …no.  Schools raise money with race nights always a good fun evening for the family.  Kirkburton did not have horses, films or snails they had PIGS. Yes the pig race took place! […]

Lightwater Valley, The Big Night Out

lightwater pictures The big night out on Sunday 20th May, saw a coach of 22 young people aged 11 – 17 years old from both Kirkburton and Shelley villages head from Kirkburton to lightwater Valley Theme Park for the day. The diocese staged the event and any young person living in the surrounding villages were […]

A message from Rev Amanda

We are remembering in our prayers all who have been affected by last night’s bombing in Manchester. As our hearts go out to those whose loved ones are still missing, we also give thanks for the many acts of kindness and compassion towards people left frightened and stranded. We pray for peace and union and […]

Calling all knitters

Calling all knitters….. The Spirit of Christmas in Wool A while ago a request was made for unwanted, left-over scraps of knitting wool, any thickness, any colour, to be left at the back of church, which would be used in a project being organised by our Ministry Team. The response was amazing – thank you […]