“a little boy and his Bear will always be playing”: Winnie the Pooh and what is truly Primary

Jul. 24, 2019 by

Address at St Michael’s Primary Leavers’ Service 22nd July 2019 by Kenneth Padley There are many children’s books with good endings. But there are very few as good as the passage I am about to read. Some of you may

Animal Service 11.30am Sunday 15th September 2019 St Mary’s Childwick AL3 6JJ

Jul. 23, 2019 by

A simple and fun half-hour outdoor service to thank God for creation and to pray for animal welfare. If you have a pet which you would like blessed, please bring it with you; if your pet is of a nervous

St Albans Churches Pilgrim Trail, 31st August 2019

Jul. 23, 2019 by

Come and join in with this inaugural walk around the new Pilgrim Churches Trail. All ages and dogs welcome. Meet at the West End of the Cathedral at 9.45 am to be welcomed and sent off. We will walk to

St Michael’s and St Mary’s Eco Evening 

Apr. 30, 2019 by

Parish Centre, 14th May, 8.00pm to 9.30pm Proposed Agenda Opening presentation to set the scene, define objectives, define ‘a map’ for the evening – 10mins Presentation on Plastic Initiatives -15 minutes Q & A , Greenpeace will attend also -10

Harry Christophers and Medieval Daze

Feb. 24, 2019 by

Save the dates! Medieval Daze, a festival of fun at Kingsbury Barn organised by the Friends of St Michael’s, 20th – 22nd September 2019. This will be preceded by An Evening with Harry Christophers discussing the 40th anniversary of his

St Michael’s Community Weekend – starts tomorrow!

St Michael’s Community Weekend – starts tomorrow!

Sep. 6, 2018 by

The wait is almost over! After months of planning and preparation, the St Michael’s Community Weekend opens tomorrow evening, with our sold-out concert. If you’re still in the dark about what’s going on, please click here to find out more. Hopefully see

St Albans Heritage Open Days events – September 2018

St Albans Heritage Open Days events – September 2018

Aug. 28, 2018 by

Please see details of the St Albans Heritage Open Days events below, which includes details of the St. Michael’s Community Weekend.

The Thankful Villages of the Three Counties

The Thankful Villages of the Three Counties

Aug. 27, 2018 by

In two weeks’ time, we will be commemorating the centenary of the end of WW1 with our Community Weekend event. Today at 2pm, Clare Starr tells the story of the ‘Thankful Villages’ of the Three Counties, on BBC 3CR. BBC

St Michael’s Community Weekend – 7th-9th September 2018

St Michael’s Community Weekend – 7th-9th September 2018

Aug. 10, 2018 by

Friday 3rd August marked 100 days until the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1 and the British public are being encouraged to say ‘Thank You’ – click here for more information. On Wednesday 8th August, a ceremony also commemorated 100

Bishop Alan’s Urgent Appeal for Hurricane Victims

Sep. 8, 2017 by

Urgent Appeal for Hurricane Victims Bishop Alan has issued this urgent message for parishes in St Albans Diocese, this morning, 8th September. “You will have seen reports in the media about Hurricane Irma and the devastation caused across the Caribbean