St John's Little Walden celebrate centenary year with special service

PUBLISHED: 09:10 02 October 2010

From left, Revd Richard Finch, Father David Twinley, Revd Anne Howson who led the service, Revd Lee Batson, Canon John Sibson and Revd David Tomlinson of St Mary's Saffron Walden

From left, Revd Richard Finch, Father David Twinley, Revd Anne Howson who led the service, Revd Lee Batson, Canon John Sibson and Revd David Tomlinson of St Mary's Saffron Walden

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CENTENARY celebrations got under way at St John's in Little Walden with a special Songs of Praise service.

CENTENARY celebrations got underway at St John’s in Little Walden with a special Songs of Praise service.

Past curates were invited to the service. A banner and set of six embodied kneelers, which had been stitched by members of the congregation, were blessed.

Two benches with plaques to two longstanding churchwardens and faithful supporters of the church – Rene Start and Joan Groom - were also unveiled in the churchyard.

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