The Friends began preparation on Saturday 17 December, fitting some of the outdoor benches in the church to provide extra seating, decorating the Christmas trees and the church and setting out the candles. The friends returned the next morning, before the services, to put out lights by the paths. Friends were also involved […]
The Friends of St. Tudno’s autumn working party was held on Saturday 15 October. The day started with heavy rain but this didn’t stop the church being cleaned or the benches put away. As the sun came out it was possible to start other jobs in the churchyard such as clearing rubbish, raking […]
The Friends of St. Tudno’s AGM was held on Saturday 8 October. The afternoon began with the Friends’ Eucharist at St. Tudno’s, at which the guest preacher was Dean Kathy of Bangor. The short business meeting took place in Holy Trinity church hall and this was followed by Afternoon Tea and the annual […]
On Wednesday 28 September Year 5 class from Ysgol San Sior visited St. Tudno’s. Friends of St. Tudno’s led the activities during the day, which included exploration of the church and churchyard, rubbings of tombstone inscriptions and an investigation of ages at death at different times.
The Friends of St. Tudno’s annual open day at St. Tudno’s was held on Saturday 6 August. The theme was “Exploring the Churchyard” and visitors were invited to test a new, self-guided churchyard tour with children’s activities which is being developed by the Churchyards Committee. The Friends served refreshments in the church and […]
On 30 June the Friends had an outing to Mary Jones World, Bala, and Pennant Melangell. At Mary Jones World we learnt about Mary’s 26 mile walk to by a Bible and how that inspired the formation of the Bible Society. After lunch we visited Shepherd’s Stream Retreat and St. Melangell’s Church, where […]
The Friends of St. Tudno’s annual guided walk on the Great Orme took place on Wednesday 25 June. The walk was led by a local botany expert and the Friends enjoyed exploring the Orme and learning about the plant life.
The spring working party was held at St. Tudno’s on Saturday 14 May in beautiful weather. The Friends of St. Tudno’s Church were joined by some kind visitors who helped to put out the benches for the open air services. The group relaxed with a cup of tea and piece of cake before […]
On Saturday 16 April some the Friends of St. Tudno’s Committee had a “recce” to plan this summer’s outing. This will include Mary Jones World at Bala, St. Melangell’s Church at Pennant Melangell and the neighbouring Prayer Garden. Note added on 29 April: the date of the outing will be Thursday 30 June […]
Congratulations to one of the youngest Friends of St. Tudno’s on her Baptism at the church on Sunday 3 April. It was also a pleasure to welcome her family and friends, who filled the church for this joyful occasion.