An inter-generational group of people have come together at Clowne Parish Church to create a new mosaic as tribute to the mining heritage of Clowne and the surrounding area. Clowne Miners Chapel (inside the church) has not been used for many years. Most residents of Clowne have a connection with mining in their families and […]
Clowne Mining Festival will take place on Saturday 22nd June from 10am-3pm at St John the Baptist Parish Church. This will be an opportunity for people to celebrate the mining heritage of our district and share their family history with the next generation. Explore our exhibition of mining memorabilia created by Clowne History Society. Come and […]
Clowne Parish Church is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 raised from carrier bag sales in Tesco stores awarded to local community projects. Three groups in every Tesco […]
This year’s well dressing theme was Celebrations in Church and Home and depicted a series of greetings cards. Here are some images of the creation of the dressing and the final result along with those created by local children.
For our Patronal Festival of St John the Baptist this year we held a family barbecue and then had a wonderful celebration Eucharist on Sunday 24th June. Here are some photos from the weekend: At the Eucharist we reflected on the themes of John the Baptist’s life as depicted in our beautiful stained glass […]