One of our favourite events of the year is nearly here! Friday 7 December sees our annual St Nicholas’ Day Festival, and is the day the Sowerby Village Christmas Lights are switched on. The evening starts at 6.30pm with a Carols & Nativity service in church, during which there will be a collection in aid […]
We have a very busy weekend ahead in our church community. 9.30am – it is the first Saturday of the month which means it is our regular Prayer Breakfast in church. A chance to take a little time out of our busy lives to pause, take a breath, give thanks for all that is good […]
The 10.00am service on Sunday 11 November will include our Act of Remembrance, when we will honour all those from our community lost in conflict. Particularly this year we are marking the centenary of the end of the First World War with a There But Not There memorial. We Will Remember Them.
As the summer holidays draw to a close, we are preparing for a busy September, starting with the Sowerby Bridge Rushbearing Festival on 1 & 2 September. This is followed by the Heritage Open Days the following weekend and later in the month we are celebrating our furred and feathered friends with a Pet Service. […]
We will be joining with our friends at St Mary’s Cottonstones for their 11.30am service on Sunday 19 August as they celebrate the fest of the Blessed Virgin Mary, their patronal festival. Please note there will be no service at St Peter’s at 10.00am.
On Sunday 29 July the congregations of all three churches within the Ryburn Benefice are joining together to have a Retreat/Away Day at the Westwood Centre, Huddersfield. This is a chance for us all to take a little time out of the busy-ness of modern living, to calm ourselves, stop and take a breath, to […]
We have something very exciting happening at the church this coming week, which we’ll be able to tell you more about later. For now, it means there will be NO SERVICE on Sunday 17 June. Instead, we will be joining with our friends at St Luke’s Norland for their service at 3.30pm. Please feel welcome to […]
*** Please note there will be NO service at St Peter’s tomorrow due to holidays *** There will a service of the word at St Mary’s Cottonstones at 11.30am and a communion service at St Luke’s Church Norland, to which you are most welcome.
We’ve had a wonderful day in the sunshine today for another successful Sowerby Scorcher 10k run. Our thanks to all those who came out to run, and all their supporters. Also, many thanks to all those who helped organise the day: the registration team, catering team, timers and marshals. particular thanks to our sponsors Springhill […]
Just 3 days to go to this year’s Sowerby Scorcher 10k run. The weather forecast is looking good and there are over 100 runners pre-registered with approx. 50 more expected on the day. Many thanks to our sponsors Springhill Water for their continued support of the event, and to all the volunteers who help plan […]