Fr Neil Broadbent celebrated a Solemn Eucharist at the Parish Church of St Thomas’, Ap and M, in Somercotes, on the First Sunday of Lent helped by Sonny Ledger who acted as MC. Peter Burnham was the thurifer, Granville Stone the crucifer, Michael Woods and Roger Oliver the acolytes. Beverley Peach read from the book of Deuteronomy and read the Responsorial Psalm 90. Roger Oliver read from the letter of St Paul to the Romans.
A Book of Common Prayer Evensong was held on Sunday, February 24, at 6pm and everybody is welcome.