English Parish Churches 1 & 2

The two EPC groups will be amalgamated from October onwards, so there will no longer be separate EPC1 and EPC2 groups.

A Zoom meeting will be offered in the morning and a live meeting at Quorn in the afternoon. Members will be able to choose which each month. The talk will be identical, which will save me a lot of time producing two talks. Any non-EPC members will continue to be welcome at the Zoom option so I will send details later. When do you need information for the October newsletter?

See below for details of meetings: October to December

Enquiries to Roger Willson at
EngParishChurches2@charnwoodu3a.org.uk.




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Loughborough Parish Church
English Parish Churches 1 & 2
Thursday 13th October


The Exterior and Surroundings of our Parish Churches.

Things to notice.

By Zoom in the morning and face-to-face in the afternoon at Quorn Church Rooms.

Enquiries to Roger Willson at
EngParishChurches2@charnwoodu3a.org.uk.




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St Andrews Church Leicester
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English Parish Churches 1 & 2
Thursday 9th November


Regional styles and specialities across England.

By Zoom in the morning and face-to-face in the afternoon at Quorn Church Rooms.

Enquiries to Roger Willson at
EngParishChurches2@charnwoodu3a.org.uk.




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Matlaske St Peters
Norfolk
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English Parish Churches 1 & 2
Thursday 14th December


The pleasures of 'church crawling'.

By Zoom in the morning and face-to-face in the afternoon at Quorn Church Rooms.

NOTE: The afternoon session will start at the earlier time of 1pm

Enquiries to Roger Willson at
EngParishChurches2@charnwoodu3a.org.uk.




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St James, Burton Lazars
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English Parish Churches 1

Activity

The group meets monthly, indoor meetings with PowerPoint presentations from October to April, with visits to local churches and coach outings further afield from May to September.
Topics include architecture, history, religious symbolism, how to 'read' and understand our huge heritage of churches. 


Where and When

Venue: Quorn Church Rooms, Church Lane, Quorn, LE12 8DP
Frequency: Monthly
Day: 2nd Tuesday
Time: 10:00 am by Zoom, 2pm at Quorn Church Rooms


Other Information

Group Charge: To be Advised
Group Size: c. 29

Contact Details

Group Leader: Chris Brown
Telephone: See Members Area
Email: EngParishChurches1@charnwoodu3a.org.uk

English Parish Churches 1 & 2
August Outdoor Visit = 2nd of two visits


Tuesday August 31st

A visit arranged to Church Langton and Tur Langton churches.

Please contact Roger Willson for more information.

There may be some spare places on these two August trips.

Enquiries to Roger Willson at
EngParishChurches2@charnwoodu3a.org.uk.




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Church Langton Church
English Parish Churches 1 & 2
August Outdoor Visit - 1st of two visits


Tuesday August 10th

A visit arranged to Staunton Harold, Foremark and Barrow-on-Trent churches.



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Staunton Harold Church
English Parish Churches 1 & 2 - April Zoom Meeting

Tue 13th April, 10 am: English Parish Churches 1,

'The arts in our churches: Victorian rediscovery and abundance’

Tue 13th April, 2 pm: English Parish Churches 2,
'The Arrival of Christianity in Northumbria'

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English Parish Churches 1 & 2 - March Zoom Meeting

Tue 9th March, 10 am: English Parish Churches 1 & 2,

'The arts in our churches: The empty centuries 1600-1800?’

Tue 9th March,
2 pm: English Parish Churches 1 & 2,
'Church history: the conversion of our area, Mercia'

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