Flowers fill Christchurch parish church

17:17 01 July 2014

Christchurch Festival of Flowers at Christchurch parish church. Sheila Smart and May Reeder. Picture: Steve Williams.

Christchurch Festival of Flowers at Christchurch parish church. Sheila Smart and May Reeder. Picture: Steve Williams.

Archant

Petals a plenty were at Christchurch when a flower show was held alongside celebrating the 150th anniversary of the parish church.

Christchurch Festival of Flowers at Christchurch parish church. Cheryl Symons, Picture: Steve Williams.Christchurch Festival of Flowers at Christchurch parish church. Cheryl Symons, Picture: Steve Williams.

Around 30 arrangements decorated the church for the weekend event that raised around £800 for church funds.

The church was open for the weekend event to see the flowers and on Sunday Archdeacon The Ven Hugh McCurdy led a service of celebration in a church that was full to capacity.

11:10
Fenland district council planning committee, Site visit. Picture: Steve Williams.

Plans for a controversial anaerobic digester (AD) at Wimblington could get the go-ahead with officers recommending approval despite massive local opposition.

Yesterday, 16:11
General Purposes Committee. County Hall, Cambridge.Estover playing field. Councillors voting on lease for Estover playing field, Picture: Steve Williams.

A momentous decision today by Cambridgeshire County Council will pave the way for a 99 year lease being offered to March to take control of all 18 acres of Estover playing field.

12:35
Graham Wesley. Picture: Steve Williams.

A branch for ex-National Service airmen will meet for the first time next month.

11:36
Whittlesey round table carol float and charter nights

A new float built in memory of a fellow round tabler has helped to raise more than £6000 for local charities.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

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