St Swithun’s Church

by | 7 May 2018 | Community Event, Heritage, Music, Retford

On Retford’s Heritage Open Day, on Saturday 9th September, St Swithun’s Church, Cannon Square, will be open from 10.00am to 4.00pm.

There will be bell ringing from 10.00am to 11.00am and it is intended to attempt a quarter peal (approximately 1,250 changes) of ‘Grandsire Caters’. There will be performances at 11.30 am by the Retford Community Singers and at 2.00pm from the U3A Recorders and Singers as well as table-top stalls of second-hand books and crafts. Light refreshments will be served throughout the day.

This month’s lunchtime organ music at St Swithun’s Church is on Thursday 14th September. The organist will be Colin Walsh from Lincoln Cathedral and the music begins at 1.00pm. Admission is free but there will be a retiring collection. Light lunches will be available from 12.00pm.