A new display to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War and to commemorate the service and sacrifice of the parishioners of St Marie’s. In 1920 Father Dolan re-built the High Altar as a memorial to those men of the parish of St Marie who had died fighting for their country […]
It’s been a while since we last updated you on the progress of the organ restoration fund. The work to restore and re-instate our Victorian Lewis pipe organ is making good progress and is nearing completion.
We are very pleased to report that, in spite of the summer holidays, we have been making steady progress with raising money for the organ restoration fund. The total raised so far is just over £9,800 which is a significant start towards the £38,000 we need to raise, for our contribution, to the restoration work […]
A quick update on the progress of the organ restoration fund. So far we have raised just under £8,000 – this is quite an achievement in just 4 months and we are very grateful for your generosity so far. This is approximately 20% of the £38,000 we need, there is still a way to go.
Once again I am here with the latest news on the fundraising for, and the work towards, the restoration of the Lewis pipe organ. Work is now well underway and the workmen are on site preparing for the re installation of the organ to its former site on the sanctuary. We are very grateful and […]
As promised a quick update on the progress of the organ restoration fund. Thanks to your generosity so far, we have now raised more than £2500 towards the work to refurbish and reinstate the Lewis organ, which was a gift to the Parish from the Duke of Norfolk in 1875.
In mid-March we launched our Organ Restoration Fund.
Work on the St Marie’s organ started at Nicholsons.