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    Video

    Take a look at this great video filmed on Sunday’s Open Day by our talented friend Mike. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tqODCkHMRRU&feature=em-share_video_user One day we’ll reminisce about all our clutter on the pews and the piles of insulation everywhere!

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    Thank you!

    A very big thank you to all 75 people that came to our Open Day on Sunday. It was a fantastic day despite the showers! We really enjoyed meeting everyone and hearing your thoughts about the church and our work. It was lovely to see some familiar faces, returning to see how we are progressing as well as meeting a…

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    Photographs

    I have been taking a lot of photographs of the church recently. In particular of the graveyard. While I am outside with the boys some of the Victorian designs of the gravestones really stand out. The slate stones are some of my favourites. The weathered floral imagery is just so beautiful. The pattern of the text ‘In loving memory of’…

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    A break away.

    We have just returned from a much needed break in our dear caravan. We travelled down to the Quantock Hills in Somerset. Spent our days fossil hunting on the beaches… The coastline was lined with banks of wildflowers which were a delight. We dodged the showers and had some wonderful walks up and down ‘coombs’. And cycled up and over…

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    9 Years!

    Nine years ago today we became the proud owners of this fabulous Victorian church. It’s been an amazing journey so far. We have learned so much, not only about restoration, building and the building’s heritage but learned a lot about ourselves. This project has become our life and what a fascinating one it is! We’re not tired of it yet,…

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    A busy weekend…

    We had a fantastic turnout to our Open Days this weekend. 105 visitors dodged the showers to have a look round our displays and to view the interior of the nave. We are so touched by everyone’s support and encouragement. To have such positive feedback really helps us to keep going!

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    Open Days this weekend.

    We can offer some sanctuary from the rain this weekend. Come along to our Open Days this Saturday and Sunday, 10am – 4pm. As well as seeing how the restoration work is progressing, you can get a close up of some of the amazing stained glass windows here. On display is some information on the history of the church, and…

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    ‘Be a Local Tourist Week’

    Our next Open Days are Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th July, as part of Welshpool’s ‘Be a Local Tourist Week’. We’ll be open 10am – 4pm, and our (rather fragrant) Secret Garden will be open too. Check out http://memoriesofwelshpool.webs.com/localtouristweek.htm to see a full list of events.