Visitors flock to church for annual event

By Harriet Ernstsons Friday 14 February 2014 Updated: 14/02 09:59

Latest News

Buy photos » Visitors enjoy the Snowdrop Weekend. (s)

VISITORS flocked to St Leonard’s Church in Beoley over the weekend for the annual snowdrop event.

As well as the flowers outside, baptism records dating back to the 1850s were on show alongside past records of Beoley First School, work from current pupils and an exhibition from the Mothers’ Union.

Organiser Joyce Bush said: “We were thrilled to see so many people brave the elements to come and see us - quite a few familiar faces but also visitors from further afield such as Cumbria.”

The event also marked the launch of a photographic competition, with residents invited to submit snaps of the church and grounds before October which will go on display at next year’s festival.

Visit www.stleonardsbeoley.org.uk for more information.

Share This

Popular »

1 Go meat free for St George

2 Sheep stolen from Alvechurch

3 Police warn parents over free for all

4 Serious sexual assault at lake

5 Nurse failed to do basic check

More news »

Driver has lucky escape after tree falls on his car ...

A DRIVER in Hollywood had a lucky escape

Motorcyclist and driver in crash

A MOTORCYCLIST and driver needed hospital treatment after

Wall smashed in Ivor Road crash

A WALL was smashed down and six people

Dramatic offering

FEIGNED deaths, false identities and Mexicans will all

Regional news »


Bromsgrove Standard
Sheep stolen from Alvechurch

AN ELDERLY sheep was dragged from its paddock and stolen ...

Stratford Observer
Happy Birthday William Shakespeare

TODAY (or thereabouts) marks the 450th birthday of Stratford's most ...

Evesham Observer
Bishop's wife loses cancer battle

THE BISHOP of Worcester has asked for prayers for him ...