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Remembrance Sunday 2010

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2010, Remembrance Sunday   I’m a bit of a hoarder and love to collect things that have special memories for me. My collection comprises all sorts … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Remembrance Sunday 2009

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2009, Rememberance Sunday In nearly every town or village that one visits in the UK, one will find a memorial to the Fallen, those who have … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lammas

St Stephen’s Church Cheltenham, AUGUST 1st 2010, Lammas Sunday In the good old days, even as recently as when I was a child, the parish priest was the one to … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Anniversary of Accession

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, Sunday June 10th 2012, Sunday after Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth. I am sure many of you will remember from your history lessons at school, … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Low Sunday

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, Low Sunday 2010 Now Jesus did many other signs in the presence of the disciples, which are not written in this book. But these are written, … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Rogation

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, Rogation Sunday,  2012  Today, the Sunday before the Ascension, is kept as Rogation Sunday, although in the Church Calendar, the following days Mon, Tues and Wednes … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Pentecost

PENTECOST 2013, How quickly we seem to be moving from one festival to another- Christmas, Epiphany, Easter and today, ‘Many happy returns’ as we celebrate the Feast of Pentecost, the … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Brian’s Dorset Holiday with his Family (1956)

Essay 1956 ‘A Holiday in Dorset’ This delightful account was written by fifteen-year-old Brian Torode. This would have been a rare holiday in the U.K. for someone who spent the … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

College Reunion Address 2001

College of St Paul and St Mary, Cheltenham – Reunion of Former Students Year Groups 1960-1963 A Service of Thanksgiving in the College Chapel – Saturday 24th March 2001 Address … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · 2 Comments

Christ the King

St. Stephen’s, Cheltenham, 2013, Christ the King A reflection upon the Tomb of King Edward II in the light of the Feast Today we are marking the last Sunday in … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · Leave a comment