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Holy Cross Church News

This page contains all the latest news from Holy Cross Church, Morton

This year marks 100 years since the end

of the Great War – 1914 – 1918.

At Holy Cross we will be remembering those who died and those whose lives were changed for ever.

On the weekend of October 27th – 28th we will be joined by a former member of HM Forces, Martin Kerry, who will be bringing along artefacts pertaining to WW1 and WW2. There will also be presentations during the weekend and we will finish with a short service in Church.

Saturday, October 27th.

The Church will be open from 10.00am until 5.00pm for people to come along and see the Exhibition and ask any questions. During the afternoon there will be a presentation by Martin Kerry.

Sunday, October 28th

the Church will again be open from 10.00am until 5.00pm.

At 6.30pm there will be a Commemoration Service in Church.

All Soul’s Memorial Service.

6.30pm November 4th Holy Cross Morton

This service is for all who want to come along to remember and give thanks for someone they have loved and lost and to light a candle in their memory. 

Wednesday October 24th

12.30 – 3.00pm

In the Rectory Room

Homemade soup, Cob and butter, pudding, tea/coffee

All welcome                      £4.50


Friday, October 12th


In the Village Hall

Orange Juice

Beef Stew and a selection of breads

Apple Pie and Custard


Quiz!    Raffle    Adults £6.00     Children £3.00

Book with Wardens, Eileen Wildsmith or Rosemary Taylor


Sunday, October 14th  10.30am

Come and join us to celebrate Harvest.

The Sunday School will giving a short Presentation.

Followed by Coffee and biscuits

Harvest produce will be sold by donation and these donations will go to the Bishop of Derby’s Harvest Appeal.

Any tinned or dried food will be donated to Clay Cross Food Bank.

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