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St Mary’s Church
Bolsterstone,  South Yorkshire

Flower Festival: 25-28th August 2012

The most recent Flower Festival celebrated the events of the past 60 years, since the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, with particular emphasis on Sport in the year of the London Olympics.  In 2012, we also celebrated the 350th anniversary of the Book of Common Prayer.


As well as the specific events listed below, the church was open for visitors to view the floral displays that form the centrepiece of the Festival.  The following is the programme of events from the Festival:


Flower Festival: 25-28th August 2012 “Let’s Celebrate”

Saturday, 25th August, 10.00am - 8.00pm

Sunday, 26th August, 12.15pm - 6.00pm

Monday, 27 August, 10.00am - 8.00pm

Tuesday, 28th August, 10.00am - 4.00pm



Special Events:


Tower Bells -  Saturday, 9.30am - 10.00am

Celebration Service - Sunday, 10.45am

St Mary’s Handbells - Sunday, 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Bolsterstone Male Voice Choir concert, with Jane Hobson - Sunday, 7.30pm.  


Contact 0114 288 2498 for further details and tickets.


Refreshments are available throughout the Festival in Bolsterstone Village Hall.  Click here for our location map.


We look forward to meeting you over the holiday weekend and assure you of a warm welcome in our church and village.

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