Forncett: St Peter, Forncett St Peter

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All worshippers from the Forncetts and the surrounding area are welcome!
Refreshments are served after the Family Service.
The pre-Norman tower has a fine ring of six bells (Anyone interested in learning Bell Ringing or groups wishing to ring the bells should contact Reverend Jenny Cooper on 01508 470141
Urgent work has been completed on the tower thanks to financial support from various bodies e.g. EH/HLF, NHCT, Garfield Weston, NCT, and the Round Tower Churches Society. A superb local initiative (The Forncett Festival 2007) raised over £5,000. Final costs exceeded £60,000.
The organ was built by Holdich has been overhauled and renovated. A separate appeal (£500) covered half the costs and matched a bursary from the Holdich Family History Society.
The church has connections with Wordsworth; his sister, Dorothy, lived here with her uncle, the rector, William Cookson.

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Miss S Rohde
Hanay,s
Low Road
Forncett St. Mary
Norwich
Norfolk
01508 489363

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St Peter's Church is open every day between 10-00am and 4-00pm for visitors and private prayer
Sunday at 10:00 AM
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Holy Communion BCP
Sunday 27th July 2014 at 9:15 AM for 1 hour
Wedding
Saturday 20th December 2014 at 2:30 PM for 1 hour
Bell Ringing Grade 1 Listed Building Conservation Area Tower Stained glass Guidebooks / notes Organ Visitor Parking Available
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Saturdays 10-4pm April-Sept

Nurture Courses

Alpha Course available.

 
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Clergy: The Revd Suzanne COOKE
A Church Near You ID: 2598
Built: 1000
Architect: Ruth Blackman
Our Patron: St John's College, Cambridge
Archdeaconry: NORFOLK (262)
Deanery: HUMBLEYARD (26203)
Benefice: Upper Tas Valley (26/013BR)
Parish Legal Name: Forncett (260254 26/254)
CofE Church Info: (626253 26/254)
Short URL: acny.uk/2598/
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Forncett: St Peter : Juction of Low Road and Aslacton Road, Set back from the road next to St Peter's VA Cof E School, Forncett St Peter, Norfolk, NR16

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