The rationale behind the diocesan proposals is as follows: The All Saints, Pontefract benefice’s priest-in-charge left in May 2016 and it was decided that this benefice should be held in plurality with St Giles, Pontefract. This has allowed time and flexibility for the two benefices to start to work together under a single priest and […]
Pictures taken during the Collation and Induction of the Reverend Canon June Lawson as Vicar of All Saints and St. Giles’ with St. Marys South Aisle Centre Aisle Right Reverend Bishop of Wakefield Tony Robinson Canon June with Archdeacon of […]
St Giles’ FoodShare project bags £4000 from Tesco’s community grant scheme. St Giles’ Church Pontefract is delighted to announce it has been awarded £4000 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme. Bags of Help is run in partnership with environmental charity Groundwork, and sees grants awarded to thousands of local community projects every year. […]
80 visitors from Selby I just wanted to say “thank you” again for the splendid coffee morning you arranged for us at St Giles church on Saturday morning for the visit of the Selby/Carentan Town Twinning Association. The coffee was piping hot, the scones were delicious and the meeting room perfect for the short committee […]
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