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First Wedding of the Year

The first wedding of the year at Bolton Priory took place on Saturday 11th July between Oliver O’Brien and Emma Lawson-Matthew. All weddings at Bolton Priory had been cancelled since lockdown at the end of March and Oliver and Emma were the first couple to get married since the restrictions were lifted on the 4th July. There…

Bolton Priory re-opens for Services

Bolton Priory is re-opening for limited services on Sunday 5th July. There will be a service of Holy Communion at Bolton Priory at 10.30 am each Sunday. Numbers are limited to 25 people only and places must be booked in advance through the Parish office (Tel Margaret Cody 01756 710587)

Bolton Priory open for private prayer

Bolton Priory will be open for private prayer from Monday 15 June. Access will be restricted to the tower, and we ask that no more than one individual or family group enters at one time. We also ask that everyone follows the hygiene guidelines that are signposted.

A hair raising idea tackles lockdown funding shortage

As community groups, local charities and places of worship, which all rely on public support, are facing the impact of a drop in income the Rector at Bolton Priory has come up with a novel idea to help plug the gap.   “The loss of income at Bolton Priory during the Corona virus is simply…

June 2020 Magazine

The June 2020 edition of the magazine is now online, and can be found here. It contains the first of a series of accounts of Lockdown Life in the Rectory; whereas, 100 years ago, the major problem was the influx of trippers in char-a-bancs.