Gala Week plans at St. John’s

THE ANNUAL programme of events for Gala Week in St John’s Episcopal Church follows the pattern of previous years.

Visitors will be welcomed and offered refreshments between 10am and 4pm each day from Monday, June 20 to Saturday, June 25.

On Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 12.30pm there will be a free recital of music. On Monday organist Graeme Stevenson will be accompanied by soprano Alison Beck, on Wednesday Neil Smeaton will play the organ and the trumpet and on Saturday organist Andrew Caskie will be joined by cellist Elizabeth Fleck.

At 7pm on Friday, June 24 the adventurer Sally Atkinson will recount ‘A Journey through Bhutan’ - 490 miles by bicycle through the Himalayan kingdom. Tickets for this event cost £8 and include a buffet supper.

Contact 01307 818787 or any church member, numbers will be limited.