Book fayre date

We will be staging a book fayre in Church on Saturday, June 24th 10.30am until 4.00 pm. Refreshments will be available so why not drop in and pick up some summer reading.

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Great result for Spring Fayre.

Thanks to all the people that assisted at our Spring Fayre on Saturday, May 20th we earned £1,700. Great work folks.

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Confirmation this coming Sunday.

This coming Sunday, June 4th at 10.45am there will be a Confirmation Service with Bishop Colin Buchanan officiating.

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Back by popular demand – Gerry and the Hattricks!

An important date for your diary! On Saturday, June 24th well-known Keighley-based swing band Gerry and the Hattricks will be performing in Haworth Parish Church for the third time. Tickets cost £8 and include a glass of punch and canapes. Tickets are available from Jens and Andrea Hislop Tel; 01535 644444. Don’t miss out and what promises to be a great evening’s entertainment.

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Our ‘Golden’ couple

Two beloved members of the Haworth Parish Church community Rev. Peter Wilson and recently retired Church Warden Diane Wilson are due to celebrate the Golden Wedding next week and during today’s (Sunday) service they renewed their wedding vows. The ceremony was conducted by the Rev. Julie Roberts and Jens Hislop was Best Man. Many congratulations to Peter and Diane and many more happy years to come.

 
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Guided tour programme change

Please note that due to unforeseen circumstances we shall be unable to offer Guided Tours of Haworth Parish Church this weekend (Saturday, May 27th and Sunday, May 28th) and the weekend of June 3 & 4.Our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

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Upset by the Manchester bombing? Our Church is open for you!

In common with other churches throughout the West Yorkshire region Haworth Parish Church is open to anybody who feels the need to spend some time in contemplation or prayer following the bombing in Manchester on Monday evening. Our doors are open from 9.00am until 4.30pm every day and everybody is welcome to join us for the service at 10.45am on Sunday.

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1940s Weekend Remembrance Service with Ben Parkinson MBE

Haworth Parish Church hosted the village 1940s weekend Remembrance Service yesterday. The service was taken by the Bishop of Bradford the Right Reverend Toby Howarth and there was an extra special contribution by Lance Bombardier Ben Parkinson MBE who memorised and delivered a passage from Laurence Binyon’s poem ‘The Fallen’.

The service was attended by three Deputy Lieutenants of West Yorkshire, the Lord Mayor of Bradford Cllr.Abid Hussain and the Lady Mayoress Shahnaz Akhtar; Kris Hopkins MP and representatives of the Military charity Pilgrim Bandits.

The service in Church was followed by an act of Remembrance on the Church steps into Main Street that was also led by the Bishop of Bradford. Pictured are (left to right): the Lord Mayor of Bradford and the Lady Mayoress Cllr. Abid Hussain and Shahnaz Akhtar, Lance Bombardier Ben Parkinson MBE, Ben’s father and the Bishop of Bradford the Right Rev.Toby Howarth.

Also pictured is Ben during his recitation and the Remembrance Service on the Main Street Church steps.

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Roof repair work under way at St Gabriel’s

Following two years of grant-searching and fund-raising the roof repair work at St Gabriel’s Stanbury is now under way. 

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A new hat-trick for Haworth Church.

Local big band Gerry and the Hattricks will be making it a hat-trick of concerts in Haworth Parish Church on Saturday, June 24th at 7.30pm. It’ll be their third appearance in Church and promises to be another splendid evening of fun and entertainment. More details to follow

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