Mayors Civic Service and Town Council Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Prize winners in the crown making competition.
Presentation of Medals to Primary School Children in Bishop’s Castle St John the Baptist Church for the Queens Diamond Jubilee June 2012
Description: This watercolour of St Michael and All Angels Church, Lydbury North was painted by Rev. Williams on 21st June 1791. This church has two long transepts named after the Plowden and Walcott families, both of whom promised to build a chapel or church for the local residents.
Description: This watercolour was painted by Rev. Williams on 25th August 1790. St John Baptist church in Bishop’s Castle was originally a Norman (1066-1154) style church, although around 1860, much of the church was rebuilt by T.Nicholson.
Description: This watercolour was painted by Rev. Williams on 21st June 1791. It shows the church of St. John the Baptist at Mainstone, although Williams refers to the settlement as both Church Town and Church Mainstone. In the background you can see Offa’s Dyke, which once formed the border between England and Wales.
Description: This watercolour of the church in Edgton was painted by Rev. Williams on 29th June 1791. The church that you can see in this watercolour was built around the 13th century. Between 1895 and 1896 most of the church was rebuilt.
Ringing the Barwell Six at Lydbury North Church
Bell Ringing in Bishop’s Castle
Hear the bells ring at St John the Baptist Church, Bishop’s Castle
Candlemas Benefice Service in Sarn Village Hall on the 29th January 2012 click here
Garnet Family Baptism on the 7th January 2012 in St Michael, Edgton
Rogation Sunday in Sarn Parish Church May 2011 click here
Palm Sunday 2011