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It’s Your Neighbourhood award for St. Tudno’s, September 2019

editor : September 16, 2019 5:36 pm : FriendsInAction, Latest, TudnosPrevious

Congratulations to the Friends of St. Tudno’s for a “Thriving” award in the RHS It’s Your Neighbourhood scheme. The churchyard is managed to encourage wildlife and a highlight this year was a large population of cinnabar moth caterpillars. The photographs show some of the wildlife spotted during late summer.

Bumblebee and beetle at St. Tudno's

Cinnabar moth caterpillar at St. Tudno's

Wasp at St. Tudno's

tterfly at St. Tudno's

Spider at St. Tudno's

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Guitar concert, 16 August 2019

editor : September 4, 2019 10:28 am : FriendsInAction, Latest, TudnosPrevious

The Friends of St. Tudno’s were delighted to welcome to the church guitarist Stuart Ironside and a very enthusiastic audience. Stuart gave an excellent concert which was thoroughly enjoyed by everyone, with music ranging from Bach to West African, via a modern Welsh composer. The acoustics and atmosphere of St. Tudno’s helped to make this a very special evening and during the interval the Friends served hot drinks and cakes while members of the audience chatted to Stuart.

Guitar concert.

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Britain in Bloom judging at St. Tudno’s, 6 August 2019

editor : September 4, 2019 10:26 am : FriendsInAction, Latest, TudnosPrevious

The Friends of St. Tudno’s welcomed the Britain in Bloom judges to St. Tudno’s as part of their tour of Llandudno. The Friends talked about their work to encourage wildlife in the churchyard and pointed out the large population of cinnabar moth caterpillars. In the church, the Friends showed the judges the “Year in the Churchyard” display and explained all the community activities which take place during the year.

Britain in Bloom judging.

Britain in Bloom judging.

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Community Green Flag for St. Tudno’s churchyard, July 2019

editor : July 23, 2019 10:11 pm : FriendsInAction, Latest, TudnosPrevious

The Friends of St. Tudno’s Church have, for the second year running, gained a Community Green Flag for St. Tudno’s churchyard. A Green Flag is to green spaces what a Blue Flag is to beaches and shows that the green space is of high quality.  The judges summed up their view of St. Tudno’s as follows. “A number of good practices that are demonstrated are this site highlight the hard work and dedication of the friends of group as well as other volunteers and parties of interest. Their experience and ideas help to bring the churchyard and its history to life and in keeping with the natural environment presented by such a magical site.”

St. Tudno's Church flying the Green Flag

St. Tudno’s Church flying the Church in Wales flag and the 2018-2019 Green Flag.

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Friends of St. Tudno’s Pilgrimage, 19 July 2019

editor : July 23, 2019 8:55 pm : FriendsInAction, Latest

The annual Friends of St. Tudno’s Pilgrimage was held in the Harlech area. Travelling in cars, the 18 Pilgrims stopped at Plas Brondanw for coffee and to visit the gallery and garden. Pilgrim Prayers were said at the hilltop church at Llandecwyn, before lunch at Y Maes cafe, Llandanwg. The group re-gathered in Llandanwg Church to continue Pilgrim Prayers and then traveled on to Las Ynys Fawr, former home of the 18th century writer Ellis Wynne. The final stop was at Maentwrog Church, where members of the congregation welcomed us and served drinks and cakes.

Pilgrims at Maentwrog Church

The Pilgrims at Maentwrog Church.

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Wales in Bloom judging at St. Tudno’s, 9 July 2019

editor : July 23, 2019 8:40 pm : FriendsInAction, Latest, TudnosPrevious

St. Tudno’s Churchyard is part of Llandudno in Bloom’s judging route for Wales in Bloom. The judge met some of the Friends of St. Tudno’s, who manage the churchyard, inspected the churchyard and was shown a display of “A year in the churchyard”. The display will remain in the church throughout the summer.

Wales in Bloom judging

Wales in Bloom judging

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Friends of St. Tudno’s working party, 7 July 2019

editor : July 23, 2019 8:39 pm : FriendsInAction, Latest

The Friends of St. Tudno’s held a working party after the open air service and performed various jobs to tidy the churchyard. Two of the Friends had already searched for and recovered a particular gravestone which had become lost under the grass.

Working party

Working Party

Working Party

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It’s Your Neighbourhood judging at St. Tudnos, 2 July 2019

editor : July 23, 2019 7:14 pm : FriendsInAction, Latest

The Friends of St. Tudno’s entered the churchyard in the RHS It’s Your Neighbourhood scheme and the assessor visited St. Tudno’s to meet the Friends and view the churchyard.

It's Your Neighbourhood at St. Tudno's

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Friends’ Pilgrimage “recce”, 29 June 2019

editor : July 23, 2019 7:06 pm : FriendsInAction

Members of the Friends’ Committee went on a “recce” to prepare for the Pilgrimage. This included sampling lunch at Y Maes Cafe at Llandanwg!

Friends' Pilgrimage recce.

 

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Friends of St. Tudno’s Pilgrimage, Friday 19 July 2019

editor : June 28, 2019 4:17 pm : FriendsInAction, Latest

The Pilgrimage will be to churches and other places of interest in the Harlech area. We will leave Holy Trinity Church at 9.00 am and will be travelling by car and stopping for coffee, lunch and tea are interested in joining us, please Contact Us for further information.

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