Flowers fill Christchurch parish church

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

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

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

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

Christchurch Festival of Flowers at Christchurch parish church. Margeret Sparrow and Daphne Symons.

Christchurch Festival of Flowers at Christchurch parish church. Margeret Sparrow and Daphne Symons. Picture: Steve Williams. - Credit: Archant

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.


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