Church of England Diocese of York Topcliffe

COVID-19 Coronavirus update: January 2021

8 Jan 2021, 7:30 p.m.
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It is hoped to offer the following services during the month of January, though these plans may change at short notice.

The PCC has undertaken all relevant risk assessments in the light of current Covid-19 restrictions, and is reviewing these regularly.  Measures are in place to ensure that all services can proceed as safely as possible*.  Everyone is welcome, but if planning to attend please contact John Phillips (01845 577034) beforehand to check that the service is going ahead, and that there is still space; every effort will be made to accommodate you.


Sunday 10th January 2021 - 10.45 a.m.  CANCELLED

Holy Communion at St. Columba's - Unfortunately no clergy are available to lead this service, and in view of the worsening weather no service will now take place this Sunday.


Sunday 17th January 2021 - 10.45 a.m.

Choral Matins at St. Columba's - This service of Morning Prayer, taken from the Book of Common Prayer, will be lay-led, and supported by members of the choir.


*When attending a service, please ensure that you follow the guidelines in place, especially:

oOo   Sanitise your hands when entering the building and again when leaving;

oOo   Wear a suitable face covering unless medically exempt;

oOo   Leave contact details on each visit (these are kept only for 21 days then destroyed);

oOo   Please sit in the pews where indicated;  members of a household or support "bubble" may share a pew, but please do not join up with other households;

oOo   Leave any service sheets etc. in the pew;

oOo   Leave the church in rotation, leaving the required distance between yourself and others not in your household or "bubble".

THANK YOU - WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU.