Tutbury Remembers – VJ75

Tutbury Remembers – VJ75 Today, 15th August 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the day Japan surrendered bringing WWII to an end and we remember all those who died in the “forgotten war” 9:30 am – BBC1 – VJ Day 75 – The Nation Remembers – from the national Memorial Arboretum at Alrewas (a ticket … [Read more…]

Wearing Masks in Church

From Saturday, 8th August 2020 the Government has announced that masks (face coverings) must be worn in places of Worship. Until the 8th August you do not have to wear a mask “though it is perfectly acceptable to wear one”. Reverend Phyllis will be wearing a mask for distribution of communion which will continue in … [Read more…]

Tutbury War Memorial Centenary

The War Memorial in St Mary’s Priory Churchyard was Dedicated on May 2nd 1920, at the time listing the 47 fallen from WWI.  Due to Covid-19 we could not mark the Centenary but we have now laid a Laurel Wreath (as would have been used in 1920) on the Memorial as a belated marking of … [Read more…]