Church Notices
New history of St Luke’s

New history of St Luke’s

Take up of the new history of St Luke’s has been excellent. All 100 copies are sold and there is currently a waiting list.

Please contact Peter Cotton by email or phone 01477 537491 to add your name to the waiting list.

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Public Notice – Faculty Application

PUBLIC NOTICE Application for Faculty

NOTICE IS GIVEN that we are applying to the Consistory Court of the diocese for permission to carry out the following: Removal of the current pipe organ and casing in St Luke’s church from its current position in the centre of the West Gallery, and its replacement in the same position with the pipe organ and casing from Heswall Church of the Good Shepherd, after cleaning and refurbishment…….

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Church Electoral Roll

The 2020 annual revision of the Church Electoral Roll has been completed and published for the delayed APCM on 25th October. There are now 189 listed on the Roll.

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Parish Magazine during the COVID-19 Tier 4 restrictions

Following the recent Government designation of Cheshire East (and thus Holmes Chapel) as Tier 4 (Stay at Home) in COVID-19 restrictions, sadly production and distribution of the printed version of St Luke’s monthly Parish Magazine must again be suspended.  Therefore, until further notice, the January 2021 edition is the last printed version. 

However, we will continue to produce most of the usual content in the e-Magazine. So please do continue to send proposed material for publication to the editor, Alan Rickards, at

Safeguarding: Past Cases Review 2 (PCR2)

In 2007, the Church of England commissioned a national Past Case Review which sought to look at the handling by the Church of child protection case over many years. All parishes nationally are required to respond by checking records and reporting to the review all known cases of concern about the behaviour of clergy and church officers towards children and vulnerable adults.

Revised Churchyard Rules 2007

A copy of the revised Churchyard Rules 2007 applying to St Luke’s Knutsford Road Churchyard and now adopted by the Church Council in January 2019 can be downloaded here.