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All the latest news from St Mary's, Ambleside

Staveley Operatic Society presents Iolanthe - 11th-14th September

11.06.2024

Staveley Amateur Operatic Society is celebrating their 70th Anniversary this year with their performance of Gilbert & Sullivan’s Iolanthe, which seemed an appropriate nod to the…

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Music for a Summer Evening in Hawkshead - next concert 18th June Burneside Brass Band

11.06.2024

The popular event Music for a Summer Evening returns to Hawkshead Parish Church in June and July with a varied programme of 11 concerts and…

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Commemorating D Day together

10.06.2024

  How good it was to see such a good cross section of the Ambleside community come together in numbers to commemorate such an important…

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Good News For Everyone

05.06.2024

Who? Most Christians have heard of an organisation called ‘Gideons’. They’re the people who give out Bibles in schools and place them in hotels, aren’t…

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Lake District Music Summer Festival 2024 - 26th July to 4th August

28.05.2024

THE 2024 SUMMER FESTIVAL IS HERE! The 2024 Summer Festival brings the very finest world-class musicians for you to experience in our many atmospheric venues.…

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Parish magazine - June

28.05.2024

June mag 2024 Please click on the link above to read the parish magazine for June 2024 which is full of articles, notices and letters.…

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Ambleside Rushbearing Parade 2024 - 6th July

22.05.2024

RUSHBEARING – SATURDAY 6th JULY Ambleside’s traditional RUSHBEARING is on Saturday 6th July and we would love it if you would join us.  All ages…

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Prayers for Peace

09.04.2024

Peace Days “Everybody knows the war is over. Everybody knows the good guys lost…”   That second line of Leonard Cohen’s song may prove all too…

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Shirley Heywood's latest Prayer letter from Nepal - March 2024

19.03.2024

This church sponsors Shirley's work for the International Nepal Fellowship.  She sends us regular letters about her work. Click on the link to read her…

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A little piece of History

15.02.2024

This Celtic cross was engraved and given to Frank Hawkrigg in 1893 honouring his 5 years as a choir boy in Ambleside.  Thanks to his…

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Floodlighting the church steeple

14.11.2023

You can sponsor St Mary’s to floodlight the church steeple. This could be in memory of a loved one, or to commemorate a special day.…

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Living Generously

06.04.2022

 Live Generously  God is all giving, all loving. His Son freely laid down his life for us and we give because HE has first given…

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Prayer Requests

10.11.2020

Prayer Requests Many of us are praying for our local communities and the world, but sometimes our personal circumstances mean that we are not able…

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