Cherish your Churchyard Week
- Published on Tuesday, 01 May 2018 20:51
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.
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