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Young voices wanted!

We are looking for young voices to sing in a group/choir and also to carry the Lanterns at the Priory Carol Service on Sunday 20 December at 4.30 pm We propose to have three rehearsals; each will be a musically fun hour with games, percussion instruments and of course singing. To be held in the Boyle Room […]

Adult confirmation preparation starting later this month

We will be commencing confirmation preparation for a small group of adult confirmands at the end of September in advance of the confirmation service at the Priory with +James on November 15. Preparation classes will start with a brief ‘getting to know you’ session at the Priory after morning worship on September 27, and continue with […]

September 2015 Magazine

The September 2015 edition of the magazine is now available online. It includes an appeal for help in distributing the magazine, an announcement of our forthcoming Eco-Congregation project, and details of the Confirmation Preparation classes. It can be found here.

Bolton Abbey Fete

The Bolton Abbey Fete takes place this Monday, August 31st. The weather forecast is for sunshine and showers, so we pray for more of the former and less of the latter!

August 2015 Magazine

The August 2015 edition of the magazine is now available online. It includes an appeal for help in distributing the magazine, an account of the service of Ordination of the Deacons in Ripon Cathedral, and full information about our forthcoming Summer Fete. It can be found here.

Interim diocesan role for the Rector

Interim diocesan role for the Rector The Bishop of Leeds, the Rt Revd Nicholas Baines, announced today that he has appointed our Rector, the Revd Simon Cowling, as Interim Acting Archdeacon of Richmond and Craven from Sunday 19 July. Simon’s appointment comes as a result of the forthcoming consecration of the current Archdeacon of Richmond […]

Bolton Priory Mystery Play 2015

Sunny weather drew huge crowds to the performances of the Bolton Priory Mystery Play on the 4th and 5th of July 2015. (Photos by Heather Munro and James Pearson) Additional photos can be seen on the website of the Diocese of West Yorkshire and the Dales.

Jonathan Cain

On Sunday we were delighted formally to welcome Jonathan Cain as he began his ordained ministry among us. There was a reception in the Tower after the 10.30 Eucharist.

July 2015 Magazine

The July 2015 edition of the magazine is now available online. Items include details of a large number of upcoming musical events, and a continuing look back at the life of the Priory during WWI, 100 years ago. It can be found here.