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  • ‘Angels’ at work in the community

    Last year, in the run up to Easter, a community group got together to make and distribute 900 angels around the villages of Blidworth and Rainworth.  A tag was attached to each angel, which had an inspiring thought on it, and the bible reference from which it was taken. Lay Minister, Maureen Garner, explains : More

  • Archbishop gives blessing to plastic-free faith Easter Egg

    The Archbishop of York has welcomed a ‘plastic free’ version of The Real Easter Egg. Out of the 80 million eggs sold in the UK every year The Real Easter Egg is the only one which includes a 24 page copy of the Easter story in the box, is Fairtrade and supports charitable causes. This year More

  • St Mary’s anniversary service marks 60 years since coal mining closed church

    The 10th of February 2019 was a significant day in the life and journey of St Mary’s Church Arnold, when a special service marked 60 years since the re-consecration of the building after major earth works. Led by the Bishop of Southwell & Nottingham, the Rt Revd Paul Williams, the service was attended by Vernon More