Category Archives: Abbey

JUNE 2012 – I HAVE A NEW BLOG!!!!


HI FRIENDS, I THOUGHT THAT I SHOULD INFORM YOU THAT I HAVE A NEW BLOG SITE. Seeing that my Mayoral year has ended and I only have a couple of Mayoral things to sort out ie the Small Grants for … Continue reading

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22nd APRIL 2012 QUEENS DIAMOND JUBALEE SERVICE AT THE ABBEY + St GEORGES DAY CELEBRATION BY SHROPSHIRE SCOUTS IN THE SQUARE


TWO ENGAGEMENTS TODAY THE FIRST WAS THE QUEENS DIAMOND JUBILEE CHURCH SERVICE IN THE ABBEY CHURCH, THE SECOND ENGAGEMENT WAS THE CELEBRATION OF St GEORGE BY SHROPSHIRE SCOUTS HELD IN THE SQUARE. QUEENS DIAMOND JUBILEE SERVICE AT SHREWSBURY ABBEY. This … Continue reading

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12th FEBRUARY 2012 SERVICE IN STATE AT THE ABBEY


TODAY WAS MY SERVICE IN STATE AT SHREWSBURY ABBEY The weather changed for the day bringing us a relief from the damp cold. The Abbey was almost full with over 180 people in attendance, including the Chairman of Shropshire Council¬†along … Continue reading

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29th JANUARY 2012 DEDICATION ANNIVERSARY ST GEORGE’S CHURCH


180th BIRTHDAY SERVICE TO CELEBRATE ACTIVITIES INVOLVING THEIR COMMUNITY This morning we attended the Anniversary of St George’s Church, its 180th Birthday. The service was conducted by the Rev Murry McBride the vicar of St George’s in Frankwell, Shrewsbury. After … Continue reading

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26th JANUARY 2012 SHREWSBURY TOURISM ASSOCIATION AGM


SHREWSBURY IS A DESTINATION NOT A TOWN YOU PASS ON YOUR WAY TO SOMEWHERE ELSE. Today was the AGM for Shrewsbury Tourism Association, held in the Adam Ballroom in the Lion Hotel. We went through the normal bits on finance … Continue reading

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10th JANUARY 2012 CIVIC SERVICE MEETING


JUST ONE MONTH TO GO UNTIL MY CIVIC SERVICE AT SHREWSBURY ABBEY Today the Mayors secretary and myself visited the venuc that will host our post Civic Service reception or afternoon tea. We decided a while ago that we wanted … Continue reading

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24th DECEMBER 2011 CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICE AT THE ABBEY AND OUR LAST ENGAGEMENT OF 2011


CHRISTMAS EVE CAROL SERVICE AT SHREWSBURY ABBEY This evening we attended the Christmas Eve Carol Service at the Abbey, where I read the first lesson of the service. Also attending this annual service was The Lord Lieutenant of Shropshire, Algernon … Continue reading

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