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Nigel Rooms – our new Associate Priest

The service on April 2nd was a special event for our church, as we shared in the licensing of the Rev Canon Dr Nigel Rooms as our associate […]

Pancakes come early!

Pancake Day is usually on Shrove Tuesday, but at St Peter’s we like to be ahead of the game, so we had a pancake party on the Sunday […]

An Easter Journey

Our thoughts over Easter were guided by Archdeacon Tim Stratford, as he took various events from the last days of Jesus and helped us become part of the […]

A Special Day

Wednesday 9th March marked an important occasion in the life of St Peter’s, as we were pleased to witness the collation of our new vicar, the Revd Keith […]

Welcome to Keith!

We are pleased to announce that the Reverend Keith Magee has been appointed as our new vicar. Keith comes to us from St Mary’s, Knighton, and will be […]

God-speed Helena

The last Sunday in September marked the final service of our treasured curate, Helena, as she came to the end of her three years and three months wth […]

Coming to a pulpit near you…

the Rev. David Day, a visitor from New Zealand. David is coming to lead our services during October (as an incidental to the rugby World Cup!). In a […]

Chris and Roz’s last Sunday

It was a sad time when we had to say farewell to Chris and Roz, as Chris retires from our parish. In the morning, at our usual parish […]

Easter at St Peter’s

Holy Week began on a rather damp day as we remembered the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday. As usual, we began the service in the […]

Mothering Sunday

The fourth Sunday in Lent is traditionally the day we particularly remember the love and care of our mothers. At our family service we thought about light and […]

The Fat Controller visits St Peter’s

Our Autumn Fair and Model Railway Show was launched in a suitable manner by the Fat Controller, taking time off from Thomas the tank engine to welcome people […]

The Bishop visits St Peter’s

A fine day in October was very special for some of our church family. The Bishop visited us to perform confirmations of five candidates: Marjorie, Sandie, Carla and […]

The Vicarage Garden Party

This year the vicarage celebrates its 150th birthday, making it one of the older buildings in Braunstone. The day was not too kind to us, with a mixture […]

“I am the way…”

… was the theme of our recent all-age service, as we thought about what these words of Jesus meant. Helena guided the children along the way – in […]

Easter at St Peter’s

It was on the theme of ‘meals’ that our guests, Douglas and Ann Holt, took us through the Easter story. We began with Palm Sunday, starting the service […]

When I’m Sixty-Four…..!

Chris, our vicar, recently celebrated his 64th birthday, so what better theme for a party than the Beatles’ song ‘When I’m 64′? No party would be complete without […]

Children’s Party

The new year got off with a swing at St Peter’s as the Sunday School held its annual party. Included were the usual party games – like pass […]

A Very Special Day

..for five people was when they were confirmed as members of Christ’s church on Sunday, November 24th. Three were from St Peter’s, two from St James the Great. […]

Stop Press – Confirmation at St Peter’s

In a late change of plan, Bishop Christopher (assistant bishop in Leicester Diocese) has agreed to come and lead a service of Confirmation at the Parish Eucharist on […]

Pete Makes his Debut!

Pete the puppet made his debut at our Harvest Thanksgiving service, leading us to think about the need to say ‘Thank you’ for all God’s goodness to us. […]

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