Coronavirus Lockdown Update

Next service at St.Margaret's:

As detailed in the letter from the Archbishops of York and Canterbury, baptisms, weddings and funerals are subject to changes as we practice social distancing to help stem the spread of Covid-19 (Coronavirus). These changes take effect from 19th March until further notice.

Baptisms: All baptisms should be postponed until after the crisis. The only exception is emergency baptisms. Please contact Rev’d Keith or Rev’d Helen in this instance.

Weddings: Weddings should be postponed until after the crisis, please contact Rev’d Keith and Rev’d Helen if you were due to get married this year.

Funerals: Funerals should be attended by immediate family – i.e. spouse/partner, children and parents. A memorial service can he held at a later date for friends and family to attend, once the crisis has passed. We are looking to create tribute books with memories and messages from those who would have normally attended the funeral. Memories should be shared via email to

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There are lots of things to look at here for all ages.