60th Anniversary Celebrations!

From July 5 – 9, St Peter’s Church and Bishop Martin CE Primary School welcomed the world as we celebrated the 60th anniversary of the day that John met Paul!  

Photo galleries for all the events that made up our five -day celebration are posted here; if you want to read more about all our events and activities, click on the link for each day.

Thank you to everyone who took part — performers, staff, volunteers and visitors — and made our Celebration of Community, and of the 60th Anniversary of the Day that John Met Paul, so memorable and special!

Preparations and Special Exhibitions
Quilt Exhibition

Wednesday July 5

Beatles singalong

Beatles Singalong - Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Thursday July 6

Open Church at St peter’s
  St Peter's Church//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js
Daytime celebrations in St peter’s church hall
Anniversary Celebrations - July 6//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js
 Anniversary procession with the quarrymenAnniversary Procession - July 6, 2017//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js
Anniversary fete at Bishop martin ce primary schoolAnniversary Fete - Thursday July 6, 2017//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js
 grand dance in st peter’s church hallGrand Dance in St Peter's Church Hall, July 6, 2017//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Friday July 7

friday celebrations with mersey harmony
Friday Celebrations with Mersey Harmony//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js
first annual celebration of community party
First Annual Celebration of Community Party//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Saturday July 8

celebrating community in st peter’s church hall
Saturday Celebrations - July 8, 2016//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js
more of the prellies!
More of the Prellies//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Sunday July 9

Church service and rose planting ceremonySunday - Church Service and Rose Planting//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js
grand finale – sunday afternoon
Anniversary Celebrations Grand Finale on Sunday//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Our beautiful souvenir of the anniversary, made by Yoko Kaji


And, after the anniversary was over, and everything packed away, our Church Hall returns to business as usual …


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