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Boiler Grants

If anyone is on income related benefits and has an old boiler (more than ten years), then they may want to consider getting in contact with a local company called Energy Grants Advice Service, who may be able to help them get a free boiler. To find out more, visit their website – http://www.energy-grants.co.uk/

The Hand of the Carpenter

A Sculpture display “The hand of the carpenter” by Marcus Levine was on show from 3rd April until September 2012 in the church. It created a great deal of interest for visitors to the church. The scupture was of a hand impaled by a large nail suggesting the hand of Christ. At a distance it […]

More News of the Restoration Process

The first phase of the restoration project, the work on the canopy around the tower and the steps beneath, is complete. The exception to this is the vexed question of the hand rails! The first set that were installed were badly implemented and the contractor was obliged to remove them and was not able to […]

King James’ Bible 400th anniversary celebrations

An exhibition of paintings, Embroideries, Collages,models to depict sections of the Authorised Version of the Bible was held from From Thursday June 23rd to Thursday June 30th 2011. The Yorkshire Gospels, produced by members of the Saltaire and other churches in the URC in the Yorkshire Synod were displayed

Phase two of the Restoration Work Completed

The first phase of the restoration work is now complete and the scaffolding around the tower seen on the left has been removed.  Tight security during was installed during the restoration process.  There were alarms coupled to all the scaffolding levels and the scaffolding itself had to be accessed via a locked doors.  Car parking […]

August Praise: Calling on Singers to Saltaire!

Love singing and looking for an August bank holiday activity with a difference?  Then look no more.  Head to beautiful Saltaire United Reformed Church in West Yorkshire and join in August Praise; an attempt to sing all 1021 hymns in Complete Mission Praise (1st edition). Organised by Mrs Valerie Jenkins, church member of Saltaire URC […]

Simply Saltaire

An Exhibition and Sale of Saltaire-themed Photographs and Artworkat the United Reformed Church, Saltaire From 2nd May to 30th May 2010 DONATIONS OF PHOTOGRAPHS AND ARTWORK NEEDED! Artists receive 25% of sale price All other proceeds go towards the creation of an Education Centre at the United Reformed Church PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION CAREFULLY […]

Pilots visit Warwick Castle

A group of church members went off for the day to see what “Pilots” were up to at Warwick Castle.  The Pilots are the young membership organization of the United Reformed Church. We arrived under blue skies just in time to watch the magnificent birds of prey being put through their paces, while eating a […]