You will be my witnesses…in Stortford North?

Clergy Letter for November 2017, by the Rev’d Derwyn Williams You’ll have noticed that our town is growing. Perhaps you’ve been stuck in a traffic jam when Rye Street was closed, or driven out towards Manuden, Farnham or Little Hadham, and found yourself passing a huge building site. Since last Spring various zones of the … More You will be my witnesses…in Stortford North?

Restoration of Old Contemptibles Standard

A Standard carried by the First World War’s longest-serving veterans has been put on display in Bishop’s Stortford following a £10,000 restoration. Now on display at Bishop’s Stortford Museum, the banner was proudly carried on ceremonial and remembrance occasions by the town’s members of the “Old Contemptibles”. The name was adopted by the British soldiers … More Restoration of Old Contemptibles Standard

“Good-byes”

Clergy Letter for May, by the Rev’d Derek Hinge Saying ‘good-bye’ is a common enough occurrence in our everyday lives. Friends visit and we say ‘good-bye’ as they leave us. We have a great holiday in the sunshine and, as the plane takes off, we say ‘good-bye’ to people we have met and the places … More “Good-byes”