Knitted Bible

Knitted Bible

Knitted Bible, a child-friendly exhibition which tours the nation, is in Holmes Chapel for a week at the end of January and will be open for viewing by local primary school children and parishioners. It was developed by a team of knitters from an enterprising and ordinary church in Hartlepool and provides 35 scenes from the Bible with colourful backdrops and knitted figures.  These simple images will help both children and adults to imagine some of the key events of the Old Testament and New Testament.

Church Flowers 2022

Many thanks to everyone who helped decorate St Luke’s church with flowers this Christmas. I especially want to thank Pauline, Beryl, Tanis, Maria, Pat and Vanessa. The new 2022 rota for the altar flowers is now in the church porch for people to sign up when they...
Christmas Market & Fair 2021

Christmas Market & Fair 2021

The Village Christmas Market & Fair returned to Holmes Chapel on Sunday 5th December after a gap of two years.

This year it was larger than ever with 40+ festive stalls, some together with a stage near Barclays Bank in The Square – London Road (specially closed for the afternoon!!) with other stalls in the Scout Hut.