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Fundraisers for Stone Bells Appeal

A close-up view of St Michael's
A close-up view of St Michael's

A table-top sale, opera performance and wine-tasting evening have all been lined up to  raise money for the Stone Bells Appeal.

The table-top sale is being held at St Michael’s Hall in Lichfield Street on Saturday 6th August to

Entry is free between 12pm and 1pm, with refreshments available.

Two other fundraising events have also been lined up:

  • Opera singer Ellie Moran will be performing at St Michael’s Church on 26th August at 7.30pm. Call Glenda Rowley on 01785 814138 for tickets, which cost £10
  • A wine tasting evening will be held at St Michael’s Hall on 24th September from 7.30pm. Tickets cost £7 and will be available soon.

The fundraising campaign to replace the church bells at St Michael’s was officially launched back in May.

The Stone Bells Appeal was launched at an informal evening function at the Crown Hotel. The appeal is to raise money to replace the bells and bell frame in St Michael and St Wulfad’s Church.

Around £130,000 is needed to complete the work. Find out more at the Stone Bell Ringers’ website.


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