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Suffolk Lawn and Lypiatt Terrace, Cheltenham

Suffolk Lawn and Lypiatt Terrace, Cheltenham by Brian Torode (2007)   Perhaps one of the most socially important people in Cheltenham in the late eighteenth century was John de la … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · 2 Comments

Some Cheltenham Buildings

SOME CHELTENHAM BUILDINGS Designed by John Middleton, William Hill Knight etc FOR COUNTY HISTORY DAY BY BRIAN TORODE St John’s Lodge St John’s Lodge is an impressive building, commanding a … Continue reading

August 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Photographs of St Stephen’s Tivoli

Photographs from the Collection of the Late Father Brian Torode ‘This Church was designed by John Middleton and built in stages: chancel 1873-4, transept 1876, tall nave with lean-to aisles … Continue reading

July 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Education Sunday 2010

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham,  31st January 2010, Education Sunday   From today’s Gospel: ‘The child grew and became strong, filled with wisdom and the favour of God was upon him.’ … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Education Sunday 2012

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2012 Education Sunday THE EVE OF THE QUEEN’S 6OTH ANNIVERSARY OF ACCESSION ON 6TH FEBRUARY 1952 Today we are encouraged to focus on the theme of … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Education Sunday 2011

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2011, Education Sunday In today’s epistle of St Paul to the Corinthians we heard: According to the grace of God given to me, like a skilled … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Remembrance Sunday 2011

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2011, Remembrance Sunday Strange isn’t it that today is named Remembrance Sunday, because for us, as Christians, every Sunday is remembrance Sunday – the day when … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

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

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