The Bells Project Team Here are some of the ‘faces’ behind the Bells Project Team who helped to sucessfully remove the bells and carefully loaded them on to the lorry to be taken away for maintenance and re-tuning. We all look forward to the bells returning to the St.Giles Tower in the near future and to […]
The daily opening of the church of St. Giles will be restricted from Monday 28th November and it will remain closed for the winter months to conserve heating apart from services and events. If anyone wishes to go in the church could they contact the church wardens who will unlock it for them.
Gathering for the Act of Remembrance Many gathered at the Chideock War Memorial to take part in the Act of Remembrance and the placing of the poppy wreath. The names of those lives lost in the First and Second World Wars were read out and Canon John McDougal led the service of The Act of Remembrance. This […]
St.Giles Churchyard Wildlife Project Every year the Dorset Wildlife Trust make awards to Churchyards that aspire to be wildlife friendly. This year St.Giles Churchyard was VERY HIGHLY COMMENDED for their work. The presentation took place at The Forston Wildlife Centre and Mrs. Jeanette Smith collected the award on behalf of St.Giles Church. It is so […]
Harvest and Village Service The Harvest and Village Service held at St. Giles Church on Sunday 2nd October was well attended and the church was beautifully decorated with flowers and fruit. The collection for Shelterbox was over £185 and the produce was taken to the Pilsdon Community who were very grateful to receive it. Thank […]