Sunday 3 June 7.30 pm ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream‘
This production is to be performed by the cast of ‘This is My Theatre’ who bring theatre productions into Churches Conservation Trust buildings and who travel around the country performing one night only productions. This reduced company of actors will bring one of Shakespeare’s best loved plays to life in a one act adaptation with live traditional folk music to accompany this comedy of love, magic and mischief. The show will last about one and a half hours.
Tickets: General admission £12.50. Under 16’s £5. Family of four £30. Available from: www.thisismtheatre.com 07732 253311 OR email@example.com 01480 811126. Cash only please if tickets purchased locally.
Saturday 14 July 7.30 pm Claude Bourbon Guitar Concert
We are delighted to welcome back Claude for a return visit to St Peter’s where he was so popular at his previous concert in July 2016. Claude Bourbon is known throughout Europe and America for amazing guitar performances that take blues, Spanish, Middle Eastern, and Russian stylings into uncharted territories. Each year Claude plays more than 100 shows around the world.
Tickets: £10, including complimentary drink. firstname.lastname@example.org 01480 811126.
Saturday 8/Sunday 9 September National Heritage Open Days
Every year during this weekend thousands of volunteers around the country open many historic buildings to the public. The Friends of St Peter’s will participate as usual and this is your chance to visit St Peter’s, see our research into the history, families and monuments, chat to us and perhaps add to our findings.
Sunday 21 October 12pm to 4pm Autumn Craft Fair
Traditional craft stalls.
Sunday 11 November Armistice Day
In addition to the customary wreath laying ceremony at 11am we hope to bring you a chance to view our researches into the period of the First World War at this 100th anniversary of its ending.
Sunday 8 December 4.00 pm Carols by Candlelight Service
Two “Blue Badge” parking spaces are now available outside the gates of the churchyard, located at the top of the drive to the church.
A key to the church is now available from Offord Village Store, High Street, Offord Cluny. Map Entry instructions are displayed on the noticeboard inside the church porch.
On Saturday 11th November the church will be holding an Armistice Day wreath laying service.
The woodworm repair work has now been completed and all the displays are back in position. So we are pleased to welcome visitors to the church again. Just follow the link on the front page and this will take you to the booking form which will send an email to the committee, so they can arrange to let you in.
Look out for more news and confirmed times and dates of the events occurring during the rest of the year!
Saturday 11th November 10:45 am Armistice Day Wreath Laying Service
|Friday 9 June||7.30 pm||Friends of St Peter’s AGM in the church|
|Sunday 2 July||6.00pm||BCP communion service on St Peter’s tide using the ‘Oforde Daerssy’ St Peter’s cup. Service led by All Saints Church|
|Saturday 9 Sept||10am to 5pm||National Heritage Open Day|
|Sunday 10 Sept||1pm to 6pm||National Heritage Open Day|
|Sunday 15 October||12.00pm to 4.00pm||Autumn Craft Fair|
|Sunday 10 December||4.00 pm||Traditional Carols by Candlelight Service. Led by All Saints Church.|
Friends of St Peter’s Church Diary Dates 2016
|Sunday 12th June 3:00pm||Magic Mania – a Show by Chris Bylett|
|Saturday 16th July 7:30pm||Guitar Concert by Claude Bourbon
Medieval and Spanish Blues
|Summer – Date To be Confirmed||Summer Garden Party to celebrate
The Queen’s 90th Birthday
|Saturday 10th September
Sunday 11th September
|Heritage Open Days
History of the church and the families on the monuments
|Sunday 23rd October||Autumn Craft Fair|
Other events and services to be announced later, watch Out and About and posters in the village
The 2015 autumn craft fair took place on Sunday 18th October. It was very well attended and there was a good variety of stalls with high quality items for sale. Here is a selection of photos which we hope has captured the spirit of the day.
Here is a selection of pictures from the World War 1 exhibition at St Peter’s Church on 28th June 2014
Here are some views of the exhibition. If you wish you should be able to click on the image and see a larger sized picture.