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Priory services on-line only

Following a consultation with the PCC yesterday, it has been decided to restrict Priory services to on-line only. The following is a letter that the Rector has sent to the PCC. “As you will have seen from the news last night, there were 62,000 new infections and over 1000 new deaths yesterday. We are at…

A Christmas Message from the Duke and Duchess

Owing to the Covid restrictions in place across the UK and Ireland, this year the Duke and Duchess have not had the opportunity to visit the Estate in person as they would normally aim to do. They have therefore recorded a short message for all at Bolton Abbey.

Eucharist of Christmas Day

The Eucharist of Christmas Day will be online from 1000 on Friday 25 December 2020, on the Bolton Priory YouTube channel. There is a service booklet to accompany the service, which can be downloaded here.

Christmas change of plans

The Rector sends his sincere apologies but the Christmas Day service has now had to be cancelled as he is in self isolation. The next service at the Priory is 3rd January if all is well. All our Christmas services will be on line. Please note that the Tower is now locked. If you were going…

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols will be online from 1800 on Thursday 24 December 2020, on the Bolton Priory YouTube channel. There is a service booklet to accompany the service, in two versions: With music Without music

Visit of the Boyle and Petyt Primary School

On a wet and windy Wednesday just before the Christmas break, pupils from the Boyle and Petyt Primary School visited to see the crib and hear, once again, the Good News. Some photographs are below, and there are two YouTube videos of the children singing ‘The Holly and the Ivy’ and ‘I saw Three Ships’.…

GIFTING YOUR WINTER FUEL ALLOWANCE

GIFTING YOUR WINTER FUEL ALLOWANCE The Winter Fuel Allowance is just landing into the bank accounts of those born before October 1954 with sums of between £100 and £300. This is very welcome to so many as a boost to their ability to heat their homes over winter. However for those who don’t need it,…