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    Work has now been  completed providing better access to Church.
    We would like to say a BIG Thank You to  Andrew Gwynne M.P. and to Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council for their generous contribution of £12,000 towards the repairs and renovations of the path at the west end of the building. We now have a level mud free area with disabled access from Market Street.
    Tuesday 14th April Cafe Church Open Day - 10.00am- 4.00pm
    Everyone is welcome to come and have a look round at our regular Second Tuesday Café. We are open every Second Tuesday of the month for tea/coffee/ cake and a chat. Our building is available for community use - what could you or your group use it for? Please get in touch on 0161 320 4895.
    Calendars 2015 Calendar 2015

    St Lawrence Church Calendars for 2015  are on sale from Church  (£4 each including envelope) or from Thackeray's bookshop.

    History Booklets History Booklet

    History of St Lawrence Church Booklets  are on sale from Church (£3 each) or from Thackeray's bookshop.

    English Heritage Angel Award ENGLISH HERITAGE ANGEL AWARD
    Rev Elizabeth Pope proudly displays the Angel Award from English Heritage. The judges commended the tremendous time, effort and determination involved in the rescue of St Lawrence Church Denton.

    Have your say in shaping the future for children, young people and families in Denton North East

    Denton Community College students receive their certificates for interviewing people and recording their memories of Denton. They also put together photographic displays for the Heritage exhibition. Denton Community College students

    Local free-lance Artist Jonathan Howson has kindly donated one of his paintings to the Church.

    He is seen here presenting it to the Rev Elizabeth Pope.

    Presentation of painting by Jonathan Howson
    To see more of Jonathan Howson's work please visit his website

    St. Lawrence Church Denton
    known locally as the Black & White Church

    St Lawrence Church Photographed by Grevillle Kelly 2012
    Our Church building is of great historical & architectural interest, however our spiritual commitment is forward looking to expand Gods mission in the local community.
    We are a worshipping community which is representing Christ in this part of Denton, with strong relationships as an extended family offering a friendly, welcoming approach to all in the parish.
    Fund Raising online for St Lawrence Church

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    How to donate
    We are still raising money for the new drainage work.
    This requires us to make a new access into the Town Lane sewer.
    Do you shop on-line?
    if so you can
    help church funds by registering with easyfundraising.org.uk
    It is free to join and the retailers donate a small percentage of what you spend to your chosen cause.

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    St Lawrence Church Community Project  Heritage Lottery Fund information page.
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  • Next 10 days

    Sunday 29th March
    10:45  Palm Sunday and Holy Communion

    Wednesday 1st April
    18:00  Stations of the Cross around Denton

    Thursday 2nd April
    09:00  Mid Week Holy Communion
    10:05 - 11:00 Assemblies at Greswell School
    19:30  Mothers Union Group in Church
    19:30  Maundy Thursday Holy Communion & Passover meal

    Friday 3rd April
    10:30  Good Fridays Hymns and Meditations

    Saturday 4th April
    10:30 - 12:30 Messy Easter Saturday

    Sunday 5th April
    00:00  Sunrise Service on Werneth Low
    10:45  Easter Holy Communion


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