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Consecration of New Church Graveyard

Our new Churchyard Extension was consecrated today (Monday 9th January).

The Churchyard extension was consecrated in a special outdoor service on Monday 9th January at 2pm by the Right Reverend Bishop Paul Bayes of Liverpool.

The service was attended by fellow parishioners and children from Bickerstaffe School.

Photographs are below.

Thanks to everyone who has helped with the project, everyone who has made donations, the Bickerstock Tea Stall, the All Churches Trust, Duchy of Lancaster Benevolent Fund and Lord Derby.

A special thanks to Merrick who has worked tirelessly on the project.

 

New Graveyard Consecration

Our new Churchyard Extension is bring consecrated next week and we would like to invite you to this event.

The Churchyard extension is being consecrated on Monday 9th January at 2pm by Bishop Paul Bayes of Liverpool.

We look forward to seeing you then, we hope you can come.

With refreshments afterwards.

Queen’s 90th Birthday Big Lottery Funded Christmas Party

On Saturday 18th December Holy Trinity Church Bickerstaffe had a lovely Christmas Meal funded by the Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebrate Big Lottery Fund Grant.

We had a Christmas Meal, raffle, games, jokes and dancing.

It was a lovely Christmas meal provided by a local catering firm from Rainford.

The evening ended with the National Anthem.

 

 

 

Christmas Fair and Christmas Tree Festival

The Holy Trinity Church Bickerstaffe Christmas Fair and Christmas Tree Festival took place on Saturday 26th November.  A big thank-you to everyone who attended, everyone who helped, everyone who decorated a tree and everyone who donated a raffle prize. All trees will be up throughout December. Come to a service to look at them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Walking Day and Royal Tea Party

Our walking day, an age old tradition, took place on Sunday 10th July. We walked from Heyescroft to church.

During the service all the children received a commemorative mug and each family a book about the Queen.

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Following the service our Royal Tea Party took place. Everyone had a nice time and enjoyed the great food.

Many happy returns to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II from Holy Trinity Bickerstaffe.

Pictures below.

Coming up – Royal Photo Exhibition –  the church is open Monday 11th July 6pm-8pm, Tuesday 12th July 6pm-8pm and Wednesday 13th July 2pm-4pm.

Visit www.holytrinitybickerstaffe.co.uk

Bickerstaffe Summer Fair and Royal Celebration Write Up

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Bickerstaffe Summer Fair with Royal Celebration

Holy Trinity Bickerstaffe Summer Fair and Royal Exhibition took place on Saturday 9th July 2pm – 4pm. We raised £1020 for church funds.

During the event there was the usual stalls, cream teas and also an exhibition celebrating the Queen’s 90th birthday. There was a commemorative piece of music by Rev Martin Adams relating to Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday.

The event was opened by this year’s Rose Queen Isabella Blain.

Later in the afternoon there was dancing provided by Divine Dance and some lovely organ music played by Kim Wellens.

On behalf of the church we would like to thank everyone who attended and also everyone who helped with event.

Coming up on Sunday 10th July our Walking Day and Royal Tea Party starting at 1015am Heyescroft and service followed by food starting at 1045am at Church.

Royal Photo Exhibition –  the church is open Monday 11th July 6pm-8pm, Tuesday 12th July 6pm-8pm and Wednesday 13th July 2pm-4pm.

Holy Trinity Church, Church Rd, Bickerstaffe, Ormskirk Lancs L39 0EB.

www.holytrinitybickerstaffe.co.uk

For more information on Divine Days and their dancers visit – www.divinedays.co.uk