Inspired – a gift from a visitor

  Walled In   “Superstitious images”, a phrase that plays well with men in control. A need to stamp out the old ways overrides all tenderness, all pity. Masons who know stone’s mystery, carving with patience and grace compelled to deface what they love. Relics of scorned belief are cut, wrenched away to fall, fracture… Continue reading Inspired – a gift from a visitor


Vox Coelestis TONIGHT!!

We are tuning up for our guest performance tonight by Vox Coelestis, celebrating the medieval architecture of the church with music. All proceeds will go towards securing the future of the reredoses. The evening will start at 7.30, and tickets are £10 (they will be available on the door if you haven’t pre-booked). See you… Continue reading Vox Coelestis TONIGHT!!


One Heritage Open Day left!

We have a brilliant few days at the church welcoming visitors for the Heritage Open Days. Just one day left now – join us for medieval music from the Swan Singers, cream teas, a Tudor organ, Hidden Histories tours and lots to do for all the family!   For more information about all of the… Continue reading One Heritage Open Day left!

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Heritage Open Days 8th-11th September – a multisensory celebration!

With the cataloguing work in its final stages, we are looking forward to being able to share more of the stories which have emerged from this summer’s investigation with visitors to the church. To celebrate, we’ll be participating in the national Heritage Open Days for the 4th year running – this time with much more to… Continue reading Heritage Open Days 8th-11th September – a multisensory celebration!


Very special guests visit the Reredos Project

We were delighted to welcome Wells U3A Local History group last week for a tour led by our Project Ambassadors and a fascinating update on recent findings from the cataloguing work. It was brilliant fun to share the project with such a knowledgeable and friendly group. Thanks to Hazel and all for coming!


Special event: The Grand Tour

Join us for a very special event at St Cuthbert’s The Grand Tour Saturday 2nd July 2016 2.00pm – 4.30pm Enjoy a cream tea while being treated to a musical tour of Europe with the Swan Singers Explore the unseen areas of the church with a tour of the tower Cream tea and music £5… Continue reading Special event: The Grand Tour