The Friends of St Lawrence Jewry Newsletter July 2019

Guild Vicar:  Canon David Parrott

Dear Friend of St Lawrence Jewry,

I trust this finds you well.

Please find below some exciting news and events that we are hosting in the next few months.

We look forward to welcoming you to one of our events


Annual Service

Monday 15th July at 4.30pm

Join the A team, (David Parrott and The Team), the Lord Mayor and other City dignitaries, as we celebrate together the dedication of our new glass doors.

Please give us notice of attendance to help with catering numbers.

Please turn up in plenty of time to ensure a seat.

Who are 1-4?

Photography Exhibition Launch

Monday 15th July  at 5.30pm (approx.)

We are delighted to be hosting this week long photographic exhibition by Mental health charity ‘Time to Change’, Waltham Forest champion and photographer Peter Mirow. The exhibition illustrates the positive and negative sides of how people perceive mental health. The pictures demonstrate that mental health problems does not stop us from having skills, qualities and personalities that shine through our lives.

The launch will be opened by the Lord Mayor, after the Annual Service, and there then will be an opportunity to view the exhibition and to enjoy a wine and nibbles reception.

The August Festival 5th – 16th August 2018 


Admission Free – donation of £5 suggested

Programmes available at the back of the church and at:

Click on the date to see the concert details.

Open House Weekend 21st – 22nd September

10am – 4pm

We are looking for volunteers to help.

There is either the option of the whole day (10 – 5) or the option of either morning 10-1.30 or afternoon 1.30-5.

We will supply a sandwich lunch for the all-day shift.

Please ask at the Church Office for more information or to volunteer:

0207 600 9478

Stained Glass in the City Talk and Presentation 

Tuesday 22nd October 


Renowned stained glass expert and City of London guide Alexandra Epps, is giving an illustrated talk on stained glass in the City, she will be extolling the virtues of our own beautiful stained glass, as well as showing some of the other gems around the City…although obviously none as good as ours, but then I am biased!!

More details to follow.

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