The latest news from St. Peter's, Sowerby

What’s on in September

A quiet August is going to give way to a busy September – here’s some dates for your diaries ☑️1 September – new issue of Connected magazine available free at the back of church & in the Community Centre ☑️ Community Cafe open every Saturday morning from 9am in the Community Centre (across the road from […]

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St Mary’s Day – Sunday 18 August

15 August is celebrated annually within the church as the festival day of the Blessed Virgin Mary. We will be marking the day instead on Sunday 18 August by joining with our friends at St Mary’s church, Cottonstones, as they celebrate their patronal festival within their Holy Communion service at 11.30am.  Please note, there will […]

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ST Peter’s Day

Sunday 30 June is St Peter’s Day, so our friends from St Mary’s Cottonstones and St Luke’s Norland will be joining us to celebrate our Patronal Festival at our 10am service. Our doors are open for our community to celebrate with us.

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Sowerby Scorcher 2019

We had a wonderful day on Saturday 18 May for the 11th annual Sowerby Scorcher. There were over 130 entrants and lots of supporters to see them off and encourage them back across the finishing line at the Community Centre. We’d like to say a big thank you to all who took part, many of […]

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May events

This month sees the 11th annual Sowerby Scorcher 10k run, held on Saturday 18th.  See the Facebook event page here for full details and how to enter.   The 4th Saturday of the month sees the launch of a new venture at St Peter’s – Messy Church. Held monthly at the Community Centre opposite church, […]

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Mothering Sunday 31 March

Join us for our Mothering Sunday service celebrating mums and all those in a caring, nurturing role in our lives. Following tradition, there will be a small posy of daffodils for all mums/grans/carers etc. But remember to put your clocks forward an hour the evening before….you don’t want to be arriving as the service finishes!

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Our Community Spirits Graveyard Clean-Up

Saturday 9 March 10.00am – “Our Community Spirits” graveyard clean-up. Natalie Rice has started a project to give our graveyard a good tidy up and would love to see others from the village join her and her family in caring for the final resting places of those who may not have family still local to […]

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Thank you!

We had a wonderful time celebrating St Nicholas’s day with our community on Friday 7 December.  It was lovely to welcome the children from Sowerby Village to join in the carol singing at the service.  And Santa stopped by too! Many thanks to all who came along to support the Christmas Fair too, buying from […]

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