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1619 ‘Priceless’ Bible

Many thanks to Sue Dean for sending in this fascinating article about an ancient Bible with very local connections. Sue added a note: The Barrow family had several brothers who emigrated to America, they are related to dad’s side of family,also Mary Long and the Dixons. I think it was once of the Barrow brothers […]

Swap Books DVD and Jigsaws

A new scheme to ‘swap, exchange or buy’ books, DVDs and jigsaws has been set up for the community and is based in the Lady Chapel in St Peter’s. The sign tells you all you need to know… Do please pay us a visit and take advantage of this community initiative.

St George’s Day 2019

Play Video Flying the flag with pride – for both the Queen’s birthday and for St George’s Day.Saint George’s Day, also known as the Feast of Saint George, is the feast day of Saint George as celebrated by various Christian Churches and by the several nations, kingdoms, countries, and cities of which Saint George is […]

Easter Garden & Flowers

As always, many thanks to Judith and her team of dedicated arrangers for their efforts in making the church so beautiful for Easter. Our congregation of over 50 on Easter Day were certainly very appreciative. Click on each image to get a better view – especially of the Easter Garden. Have a look too at […]

Easter Day 2019

April 21st is Easter Sunday. At St Peter’s we will celebrate this most important day in the Church’s calendar at our usual Sunday Service time at 9.30 am.After the service there will be coffee / tea and biscuits for the adults, and an Easter egg hunt for the youngsters. With the self-imposed Lenten ban on […]

Bells for Notre Dame

Bell Ringing for Notre Dame Bell Ringing for Notre Dame – April 18th 2019 On your behalf, St Peter’s did played its part… From the Westmorland Gazette: Dozens of Anglican churches across Cumbria will take part in a national toll of bells tonight as a mark of solidarity following the devastating fire at Notre Dame […]

Food Bank March 2019

March 31st was collection for our contributions to the Food Bank appeal. Once again many thanks to Judith for all the work she does in this important aspect to our service to the community. From: https://barrow.foodbank.org.uk/ Barrow Foodbank has been set up by Barrow Churches to respond to the need to help those we know […]

Angel at St Peter’s

After the success of Cartmel Priory’s Festival of Angels, we are delighted to provide a home for our most locally produced Angel. Many thanks to Dee Cosford for persuading her angel to come and take up residence for a while with us at St Peter’s. With the focus on children in this angel’s mission, she […]

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