On Sunday 14th May a large congregation attended the 10.30am Parish Communion service to celebrate, with Bishop Clive of Wolverhampton, the restoration and refurbishment of St Benedict Biscop Church. This has been a major project, over a number of years, that has entailed the building of a new meeting room/choir vestry, installing toilet facilities, replacing … [Read more…]
The photos below are from the Sunday Club activities at the Celebration Service on Sunday 14th May when the Bishop of Wolverhampton came to our 10.30 service. The children all received a small church that had smarties inside. They also made a large church and decorated it with people! We also had great fun with some … [Read more…]
Come and join us on Sunday 2nd April for the re-opening of St. Benedict Biscop Church All are welcome
The new floor is now virtually complete, with tiles laid and grouted and the timber flooring sanded down and now being treated. Just some painting and a few other things to be done. We will therefore be open again for our usual 8.00a.m. and 10.30a.m.services on Sunday 2nd April; a warm welcome back awaits you.
With the restoration work at St Benedict’s now in its final stages, the last combined 10.30 am service at the Venerable Bede will take place on Sunday 26th March (Mothering Sunday). This means that normal services at St Benedict’s will recommence on Sunday 2nd April (Passion Sunday). Thank you to all those that have made … [Read more…]
Work at St Benedict’s continues although the stripping of the paint from round the arches has proved more difficult than expected. However sanding down the stonework, mostly by hand, has produced good results. As well as this, the new floor has been laid and now awaits the laying of the tiles, scheduled to start this … [Read more…]