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Bolton Priory Mystery Play

The Priory and ruins will be the setting for a Mystery Play on 4th and 5th July this year. The Mystery Play is a re-telling of the life of Christ in 12 scenes, beginning in the Priory Church and moving down to the river and around the ruins before returning to the church for the […]

Lighting Mock-up

On 3 March 2015, we created a mock-up of a potential new lighting scheme for the Priory. Our lighting consultant, Bruce Kirk, assisted by contractors and a ‘spider’, put various types of light fitting in strategic locations throughout the building, to illustrate how a larger-scale new lighting scheme might operate, to provide a better liturgical setting and highlight […]

March 2015 Magazine

The March 2015 edition of the magazine is now available online. In addition to reminders about the forthcoming St Cuthbert Lecture and the ongoing Lent Groups, it includes full details of this year’s Celebrity Organ Recitals and Concert Series, and advance notice of the Bolton Abbey Show in May. It can be found here.

February 2015 Magazine

The February 2015 edition of the magazine is now available online. It includes details of the forthcoming St Cuthbert Lecture and the Lent Groups, and a first hand account of the Consecration of Bishop Libby Lane. It can be found here.

St Cuthbert Lecture 2015

The annual St Cuthbert Lecture will take place on Sunday 22nd March 2015, at 1500. The Priory has been particularly fortunate to have Professor Richard Morris accept our invitation to deliver this year’s lecture. Further details can be found here.

December 2014 Magazine

The December 2014 edition of the magazine is now online. It includes more details on Jonathan Cain, who is to join us as Curate in 2015, and an introduction to the PCC’s project to plan for a new lighting system. It can be found here.

Priory Christmas Services

The Priory Christmas service schedule has been announced! You’ll be able to exercise your lungs and your legs on Sunday 14 December at 15.00 when our Roaming Carols will begin at the Post Office in Bolton Abbey village. We walk down to the Priory, singing as we go, and finish with refreshments for all. On […]