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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…

Jubilate Deo Prèmiere, October 2018

On Sunday 14th October, 2018, many friends, family and congregation joined to hear the St Peter’s Choir sing the prèmiere of Jubilate Deo, by Ghislaine Reece-Trapp. It was commissioned by the choir in memory of Fiona Smith, who is still greatly missed by all that knew her. We were delighted that the composer was present…

New for 2018: Craft Club

  Everyone is invited to our new St Peter’s Craft Club.  We aim to meet every second Wednesday, see the calendar for forthcoming dates.  Bring a portable project and £2 to cover energy costs. At our first meeting we were knitting, tapestrating, spinning and sewing; while drinking coffee and chatting about crafts and the history…

What’s that? Come find out…

Saturday 23 September 2017, 11 am to 2 pm Quiz sheets and stickers for intrepid explorers to discover the secrets of St Peter’s. What creatures will you find in the animal hunt? Do you dare climb the twisty turning stairs up the tower? • Enjoy the sound of choir practice (1130–1300) • Learn the history…