Chatteris church to take part in world record attempt

16:45 23 January 2014

Chatteris Parish Church.

Chatteris Parish Church.

Archant

A Fenland church could become a world record breaker next month.

Chatteris Parish Church is taking part in a world record attempt, along with venues across the UK, where couples will simultaneously re-affirm their marriage vows at 5.15pm on February 8.

The world record, set in Ohio, USA, in 2009, is 1,089 couples.

Revd Wendy Thomson, of Chatteris Parish Church, said: “This is a great opportunity for any couple who would like to let the world know how important their marriage is to them.

“We as a church are very excited to be involved in this event and welcome anyone that would like to take part.”

Couples need to arrive from 4.30pm and bring their marriage certificate and Photo ID.

The ceremony will start at 5pm with a disco following for the whole family with love songs through the decades.

0 comments

More news stories

Ciaran Brown, cup stacker

When you watch the video, you think it must have been speeded up ... but Ciaran Brown really is that quick.

15:45
Egg Skittles challenge Westwood School, March.Year 6 pupils ready to have a go at knocking the skittles over.Picture: Steve Williams.

Westwood School held its annual egg-themed school competition this lunchtime ... this time, pupils took part in the Egg Skittles Challenge.

Catherine Jenkinson-Dix and some of her team in 2013 discussing some of the college's achivements with Ely Standard Editor John Elworthy

The principal of Ely College has stepped down with immediate effect – along with her two vice principals- in the wake of a damning Ofsted report.

15:27
St John's Church, Station Road, March, requires roof repairs. Picture: Steve Williams.

A church needs to raise £187,000 to repair its rotting roof and secure its future.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition today E-edition