6th April 2016

Art Competition 2016

Closing date for entries – 20th July 2016 At the end of September and during October, we are once again hoping to exhibit photos and drawings of ‘Old Rowley’ which may be of special interest to those who live or once lived in Rowley Village. This year we would like to focus on ‘Schools and Sunday Schools’ in the area, … Continue reading


11th March 2016

School Visit – Subject ‘The Pilgrim Fathers’

Last month we were pleased to welcome nearly 40 home school children and their parents. With this first group of the year we looked at the inspirational story of the Pilgrim Fathers. These were the Separatist Puritans, who wanted “Reformation without tarrying for any,” in the closing years of the 16th century and early years of the 17th century. These … Continue reading


10th March 2016

Spring Lectures 2016

The Spring Lectures this year were focused on two lesser known worthies of Church History, that is Gideon Ouseley and Selina Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon. Two fascinating and inspirational lectures were given; the first by Stephen Ford of Snailbeach, Shropshire, and the second by Maurice McCaughey of Bristol. Gideon Ouseley was born in Dunmore, County Galway in 1762. He first … Continue reading


4th June 2015

Art Competition 2015

Closing date for entries – 17th July 2015 At the end of September and during October, we are hoping to exhibit some photos and drawings of ‘Old Rowley’ which may be of special interest to those who live or once lived in Rowley Village. These will be on show alongside our regular Christian Heritage Exhibition. We would like the local … Continue reading


11th April 2015

Looking forward to Magna Carta Lecture

We are looking forward to a special lecture to be given on 27th June this year, to commemorate the signing of the Magna Carta in June 1215. Over the next few months there will no doubt be much made in the media of the events that took place at Runnymede 800 years ago. Our aim in this however, is to … Continue reading