St Hilda’s Church Flower Festival October 2019

We held a 3 day flower festival hoping that it would encourage people to visit St Hilda’s Church. We raised just over £1000 and had 155 visitors

The events were as follows:-

FRIDAY 4th October -We started the weekend with an open evening with cheese & wine to view the flower displays

SATURDAY 5th October – The Church was open from 10.00am to 4.00pm for viewing with tea, coffee & cakes available. Our monthly coffee morning was also held on the Saturday

SUNDAY 6th October –We held our Harvest Festival Service donating food goods for the Welcome Centre after which the Church was open until 4pm with tea, coffee & cakes available

We asked the following groups to participate as the theme of the Flower Festival was the groups at or near St Hilda’s Church.

St Hilda’s Church Warden

St Hilda’s Church Congregation

St Hilda’s Community Luncheon Club

Fixby Junior & Infants School

Fixby Gardening Club

Rotary Club of Mirfield

St Hilda’s Ladies Dining Group

Cowcliffe Community Singers

Cowcliffe Methodist Church

Cowcliffe New Explorers

The church was decorated inside…………

with a friendly team to meet & greet visitors

We even made sure the outside looked floral………….

and we also had roses to give away “with love from St Hilda’s Church”

St Francis Church, Fixby


St Thomas Church, Bradley

Time for God (St Hilda’s Church)

St Hilda’s Church Book Club

St Hilda’s Church Stitch & Chat group

Cowcliffe Scouts, Cubs & Beavers

HMP/YOI New Hall

St Hilda’s Church Coffee Morning

Bridge End House Nursery