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Harvest Festival, 2019

For our Harvest Festival, the congregation were asked to bring gifts of food and essentials for the Basics Bank at Kings Hall. We thank everyone for their generosity! After the service, the well attended soup lunch raised money for the World Land Trust, and various flower arrangements that had adorned the church were delivered to…

Doors Open Day, 2019

With our new Link building almost complete, St Peter’s was open to the public on Saturday 28 September, 2019, from 10 am – 2 pm, as part of the Doors Open Day Festival. Over 100 people came to: Get a first glimpse of our new Link Building Learn about some of the local and global…

St Peter’s Day BBQ

Many of the congregation stayed for the annual BBQ to celebrate St Peter’s Day. Many thanks to all those that helped in its success. Due to the weather, it had to be eaten in the hall but it raised £145 for the Building Refurbishment.

Magnificat! Friday 10th May 2019, at 7.30pm

The choir of St Peter’s gave a superb concert of various Magnificat’s, Nunc Dimittis’, and anthems. Refreshments were served from 7pm, and the retiring collection raised £410 towards the building project. Thank you to all that came to enjoy gems of church music from Tudor times to the present day! The programme was: Magnificat &…

Edinburgh Direct Aid: 6 years with the Syrian refugees of Arsal, Lebanon. Monday 1st April 2019

Edinburgh Direct Aid helps where it can when there are man-made or natural disasters. On Monday 1st April, at 7.30pm, Ann Thanisch will be describing to The Monday Group Edinburgh Direct Aid’s work for Syrian refugees since 2013 in the exceptionally harsh conditions of Arsal, Lebanon – providing supplies donated by the UK public, school…

Monday & Thursday Toddler Groups

Are you at home with small children? Come along to our friendly toddler group from 9.30am-11.30am on a Monday and a Thursday.  Mums, dads, grannies, grandads and nannies are all welcome! For busy Mums, we also offer a workspace with laptops for some guilt-free time to work on job applications, university assignments and so forth…

Christmas Village, 2018

Great fun was had by all at this years Christmas Village on 14th December, 2018, called ‘Trashy Christmas’. The many activities during the day included decorating cakes and cookies, making elves and trees out of pine cones, making reindeer out of toilet rolls, together with making many other fun objects using ‘trash’ that could otherwise…

Voice for Life Congratulations!

Congratulations to three Choristers, who recently received the next level on their RSCM Voice for Life journey. Awarded were: One Medal and White Ribbon, one Light Blue Ribbon and one Red Ribbon. The three Choristers are pictured with The Rt. Revd. David Chillingworth, who presented them during the morning service, and Rupert Forbes, the Director of…