2012
A year at St Mary’s, Weeford
March
Sunday afternoon tea at the magnificent Swinfen Hall
with entertainment by the Lichfield Cathedral School
Youth Choi...
March
Poses for the mothers plus pre-dinner
drinks and nibbles after the service.
May
A concert in church by talented local guitarist Ron
Thomas we enjoyed everything from Beatles to
Bach, and Gershwin to...
May, June & December
Many thanks to the management & staff of the
Hollybush Little Hay for hosting and donating
the prizes...
July
We welcomed the ever popular Credo
Singers back for a concert
September
Getting ready for the Autumn Fair in the
Churchyard
While the Duck Race along the stream in the
grounds of the Old Schoolhouse Restaurant
rounded off a lovely day
Harvest Festival – as always a very
popular and well attended service
that was rounded off with a bring
and share supper
October
The Bridge Drive at the Oat Barn, Packington was
a very popular and enjoyable occasion
November
Another concert in church that was greatly enjoyed
by all. This time by the acclaimed Wolverhampton
Orpheas Male ...
The Christingle service was greatly enjoyed by
the 80 or so people who attended – even
though the Christingles came in kit...
6 Baptisms
Also at St Mary’s…..
18 weddings and a further 2
Blessings of Marriage – really happy
occasions
Many thanks to our very
talented ladies who made
such a brilliant job of the
flower arrangements for
many of these occasio...
But sadly…..
4 Funerals…
Meanwhile – after
nearly 20 years of
freezing winters, we
finally installed a
brand new boiler
and heating system –
pure l...
We also mended the
path, repaired the
entrance doors and
the stairs to the bell
tower and installed a
new ramp in the
aisl...
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St Mary's Church Weeford 2012

  1. 1. 2012 A year at St Mary’s, Weeford
  2. 2. March Sunday afternoon tea at the magnificent Swinfen Hall with entertainment by the Lichfield Cathedral School Youth Choir in aid of our heating appeal. Many thanks to Mrs Wiser her staff at Swinfen Hall and the extremely talented young people who entertained us.
  3. 3. March Poses for the mothers plus pre-dinner drinks and nibbles after the service.
  4. 4. May A concert in church by talented local guitarist Ron Thomas we enjoyed everything from Beatles to Bach, and Gershwin to Cole Porter – plus a glass or two of wine and some very nice nibbles.
  5. 5. May, June & December Many thanks to the management & staff of the Hollybush Little Hay for hosting and donating the prizes for our Reverends Revenge Quiz Nights – really enjoyable community events.
  6. 6. July We welcomed the ever popular Credo Singers back for a concert
  7. 7. September Getting ready for the Autumn Fair in the Churchyard
  8. 8. While the Duck Race along the stream in the grounds of the Old Schoolhouse Restaurant rounded off a lovely day
  9. 9. Harvest Festival – as always a very popular and well attended service that was rounded off with a bring and share supper
  10. 10. October The Bridge Drive at the Oat Barn, Packington was a very popular and enjoyable occasion
  11. 11. November Another concert in church that was greatly enjoyed by all. This time by the acclaimed Wolverhampton Orpheas Male Voice Choir.
  12. 12. The Christingle service was greatly enjoyed by the 80 or so people who attended – even though the Christingles came in kit form. The highlight was an impromptu solo by 12 year old Lauren Southall wonderful stuff!
  13. 13. 6 Baptisms Also at St Mary’s…..
  14. 14. 18 weddings and a further 2 Blessings of Marriage – really happy occasions
  15. 15. Many thanks to our very talented ladies who made such a brilliant job of the flower arrangements for many of these occasions
  16. 16. But sadly….. 4 Funerals…
  17. 17. Meanwhile – after nearly 20 years of freezing winters, we finally installed a brand new boiler and heating system – pure luxury!
  18. 18. We also mended the path, repaired the entrance doors and the stairs to the bell tower and installed a new ramp in the aisle. We are really proud of what we have done for our little church!

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