Christ Church celebrates 180 years

Christ Church, Stone, will be celebrating 180 years of worship in June. The celebrations will include a range of activities for the community to enjoy including a Songs of Praise service at 5.30pm on Sunday, June 24, an anniversary meal with after dinner speaker, a cream tea and a historical talk about the church’s patron Charles Simeon.

Celebrations continue with a families board games morning, a special service on July 1, a flower festival starting July 6 with the Audley male voice choir on the Friday evening, rounded off with a special flower festival service on Sunday, July 8.

Further details will appear on the church website at or on the Facebook and Twitter accounts.