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Cherish your Churchyard Week

Cherish your Churchyard week takes place from the 10th - 16th June, 2018.

Churchyards are special places with many treasures from magnificent trees and tiny lichens to old headstones and ancient stonework

Join us for a special week to celebrate churchyards and burial grounds and to raise awareness of the treasures they contain.

Events include:

Sunday 10th June - The Historic Clocks and Sundial of Ellesmere Church - Talk by Christopher Jobson, 3pm

Wednesday 13th June - The Beautiful Burial Ground - Illustrated talk by Sue Cooper 2.30pm

Friday 15th June - a Brief Talk and Tour on the History of the Church - by Estelle Parker

Saturday 16th June - Churchyard Painting & Poetry Competition Ages to 11 & 11-16 & Adults.
Paintings and Poems in by 10th June 2pm.

Saturday Tower open 2pm

Tea & Cakes Served in Church each day