The staff at the Peterborough diocesan office enjoyed a talk on 7th February from James Hayes, founder of the homeless charity ‘The Garden House’. Based within the grounds of Peterborough Cathedral, The Garden House has been in operation since October 2018, and is already making a huge difference within the city. Patrick Berryman, Assistant Property [...]
Almost all of March falls within our season of Lent – traditionally a time for seeking to go deeper in our relationship with God. There are of course different ways to do this, not least using one of the many Lent courses, books or study groups on offer. Many of our churches make use of [...]
The large room on the ground floor of the Institute building quickly became known as the Star Hall, this hall was able to accommodate up to 300 people and was available for hire for a variety of functions. This was probably the room that in more recent times was known as the Long Room. [...]
For more than 35 years Malcolm Peet has served on the Mission Room Sub-Committee and over the latter years as Chairman. During that time, thanks to Malcolm’s dedication and guidance, the Mission Room has been a valuable asset to both the church and wider community. Those of us who have worked with Malcolm [...]
Saturday 20th April will be Spring Cleaning Day from 9.00 am to midday to prepare the church for Easter. There will be a list on the notice board nearer the time for volunteers to help with a hourly session of washing, cleaning and polishing. (Polish is provided please bring dusters). Also if you serve [...]
Don’t be surprised if you find mistakes in the magazine. We print something for everyone and some people love finding mistakes!!
It was a sad day for the Diocese of Peterborough on Friday 18th January when we said farewell to Liz Holdsworth, our Director of Mission and Development, who has retired from her role. Liz’s 17 years at Bouverie Court has covered a huge amount of experience, adventures and encounters, so we thought we’d ask her [...]