Posts by Rev. Grainger

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Covid-19 Churches Closed Update 24th March 2020

by Rev. Grainger

Following the announcement last night from the Prime Minister we have now received new guidance regarding the closure of churches, weddings, baptisms and funerals. The hardest thing we are being told is that funerals cannot be held in churches but only at The Crematorium or Graveside with only immediate family present. This will be an […]

Guidance for Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals during Suspension of Public Worship

by Rev. Grainger

The Church of England has issued updated guidance  for Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals. This can be found here in detail https://www.churchofengland.org/more/media-centre/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-churches In brief it is as follows: Baptisms can still place but with minimum attendees i.e. parents and godparents only. If families choose to postpone the church will work with them to find a new […]

SUSPENSION OF WORSHIP UPDATE 19th MARCH 2020

by Rev. Grainger

Due to the Covid-19 virus outbreak the Church of England has advised that all public worship should be suspended immediately. This means that for the foreseeable future there will be no services at St Paul’s Seaton on Sundays (9.30 a.m.) and Thursdays (9.30 a.m.) and St Peter’s, Camerton (first Sunday of the month @ 11.00 […]