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‘A Night at the Theatre’ a sell-out.

A hugely successful concert billed ‘A Night at the Theatre’ was held recently in the Priory. Headlined by professional soprano Elizabeth Frankland and interspersed by the voices of Belle Canto, it was attended by a packed audience including our resident bat.  Elizabeth’s petite stature belied her soaring voice and her opener , ‘I Could Have Danced […]

Evensong with Aysgarth School Choir

Last Sunday, September 29th, the the boys of Aysgarth School choir brought their youthful voices to complement the liturgy of our Choral evensong. They, their Director of Music, their organist and trumpeter are to be congratulated on the quality of their music, particularly as they had not had very long since the start of term […]

Revd Dr Nicky von Fraunhofer to Preach on October 6

Rev Dr Nicky von Fraunhofer is an assistant priest at St Paul’s Parish Church, Wimbledon Parkside. She also works as a university lecturer, training therapists at the Institute of Group Analysis and University of Roehampton.  She worked as a doctor in the NHS for nearly 20 years, in Child Psychiatry. For relaxation, Nicky is an […]

The Venerable David Stanton to preach at the Priory on September 22.

The Venerable David Stanton, Sub-Dean, Archdeacon and Canon of Westminster, will be preaching at Bolton Priory at the 10.30 Eucharist on Sunday 22 September David Stanton is Sub-Dean, Canon Treasurer and Archdeacon of Westminster, with oversight responsibility for all financial affairs and all matters relating to the fabric of the Abbey. He is also a […]

September 2019 Magazine

The September 2019 edition of the magazine is now online, and can be found here. It contains details of our upcoming Harvest celebrations, of the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, and a parishioner’s planned pilgrimage on the Camino de Santiago de Compostella.

Bolton Priory becomes an Eco Church

I am pleased to announce that, since the Eco Church Conference in June, not only has Bolton Priory become an Eco Church, but we have also been awarded their Bronze Certificate. Eco Church is a scheme, run by a Christian charity called A Rocha UK.  The charity seeks to work collaboratively with churches, who share […]

Visit of the Community of the Resurrection, Mirfield

Bolton Priory welcomed some of the brothers from the Community of the Resurrection, Mirfield on Wednesday. It was wonderful to welcome the Community and to see monks again at the Priory. They joined us for Holy Communion at 10am and sang their midday office at 12 noon. The Rector also spoke to them about Iraq […]

August 2019 Magazine

The August 2019 edition of the magazine is now online, and can be found here. It contains an account of the Vigil in support of victims of torture, and a compilation of some comments from our Visitors’ Book. [And to the visitor who sought prayers for Blackburn to get into the Premier League – if […]