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Church gets ready to celebrate the Coronation

Just Regional
Apr 5, 2023 2 mins read

An Eaton church is holding a series of events and services to celebration the Coronation of King Charles III.


St Andrew’s Church (pictured) is preparing the mark the historic occasion and is inviting local people to join in with the festivities.
On Coronation Day, Saturday, May 6, some church members are inviting others to their homes to make the special day a social occasion. Anyone who would like to take part in this should get in touch with Margaret Smith (contact details below).
On Sunday, May 7, at 10am, St Andrew’s will hold at Coronation Service followed by a street party.
Music Director Margaret Smith said: “There will be a lively music and a celebratory theme to the service. Afterwards we will enjoy a Coronation celebration cake and coffee in the hall. 
“After that many people may be joining with neighbours for street parties around Eaton, but if your street is not taking part, then please come to our Church Street Party when we are offering a free buffet lunch to church members and folk from the parish at 12.30pm.”
In the evening, at 6.30pm, the church will hold an informal evening worship with the theme of ‘Hope in an Anxious World – Strength: when feeling weary’.
Margaret added: “Monday, May 8 is a Bank Holiday when King Charles has asked us to join The Big Help Out, where we are encouraged to lend a hand at various neighbourhood projects.”
For more information about the Coronation celebrations being held by St Andrew’s, please contact Margaret on 01603 453010 or email margarethjsmith@btinternet.com

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