Churchyard Tours in June & July

Our local historians David and Jack Baker will offer four ‘Churchyard Trails’ tours in June and July, telling the ‘stories behind the stones’ of some of the fascinating people buried in St Mary’s ancient churchyard. David and Jack will offer 45-minute tours on the following dates: Sunday 12 June at 2pm Wednesday 15 June at […]

Creative Church Project Update (11/5)

Revd Dave Edmondson has made a brilliant time-lapse video that gives you a sense of the progress happening in the building as part of our Creative Church regeneration project, which is supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Thanks to the hard work of our partners Borras Construction, Focus Consultants, Matthew Lloyd Architects and our […]

Creative Church Building Project Update (7/4)

Have you been wondering how our National Lottery Heritage Fund-supported Creative Church regeneration project is going? Revd Dave Edmondson has put together this brilliant video, which summarises where things stand as of April 2022.     Our builders, Borras Construction, say we are still on track to have the regenerated building open late this year. […]

Perseverance Works

When Dave and I visited our architects this week, I was struck again by the name of the complex where their offices are housed in Hoxton: Perseverance Works.

Churchyard Update (9/2)

As the scaffolding and building work gets into high gear, we have been busy finding other places for the plants we have. It is exciting, if a bit tiring, making new beds.

Dr Emma Miles Named Community Engagement Officer

Dr Emma Miles appointed Community Engagement Officer, a new role funded by the National Lottery   St Mary’s is pleased to introduce Dr Emma Miles as our Community Engagement officer, a new role funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund as part of St Mary’s ‘Creative Church’ regeneration project, which will begin this autumn.   […]