Yearly Archives: 2017

Thank you to all who made Remembrance Sunday such a moving occasion. The service was attended by many people from our villages. The last post was played by a bugler and we sang a range of remembrance hymns.

Remembrance Sunday

We were delighted to have a full church for our Harvest Festival, which was followed by a slap up Harvest Supper. Food was donated to the food bank and money was raised for the Farm Community Network. The church was beautifully decorated.

Harvest at Leake

A big thank you to Mike Eccles, who finally visited Leake after passing many times on the A19. He very kindly said that we could share his brilliant pictures with you all. Why not visit Leake the next time you are passing?

Thank you Mike!

A congregation of over 60 gathered on Sunday for a glorious service of Choral Evensong. The music was sung by our highly respected visiting choir Rectory Choral. This was followed by a party in churchyard, bathed in the summer evening sun.

Choral Evensong

We were delighted to welcome the Friends of Linthorpe Cemetery who visited the church this week. After they had received a guided tour and refreshments, they took an incredible 130 photographs, which they have kindly said we can share online. If you belong to a group that would like to […]

Visit to Leake

This morning, 32 of us gathered in Knayton Village Hall for the latest of our less formal services of Cafe Church. We had originally only planned to have two of these services, but they have been so popular that we have carried on! We had plenty of time to share […]

An Insight into Cafe Church

Happy Easter from all of us at Leake. We had a joyful Easter communion service this morning, which was so well attended we nearly ran out of seats and hymn books! The children decorated Easter eggs and enjoyed an egg hunt after the service, while the grown ups tucked into […]

Happy Easter!

Our annual meeting will follow Cafe Church at 10.30am on March 12th in Knayton Village Hall. This is our most important church meeting of the year, at which we discuss recent developments and our plans for the year ahead. We will also elect our church council and church wardens. All […]

Annual Meeting

Rev’d Trevor Lewis has been working in our group of parishes for a number of years, but at Leake we have mainly got to know him last year, when he provided cover during our vicar’s illness. He has been a huge support to us. Sadly for us, he is now […]

Thank You Trevor