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‘Frankenstein Unbound’ – 2-Day Academic Conference. Wednesday 31 October & Thursday 1 November 2018

Date: Wednesday 31 October & Thursday 1 November 2018 Time: 10am – 6.30pm An academic conference featuring prolific keynote speakers. Arts University Bournemouth and St. Peter’s Church, in association with Bournemouth University, celebrate the bicentenary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s most famous work Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus (1818) as part of the Shelley Frankenstein Festival. The […]

Cards For Good Causes is Back

From Friday 12th October, Cards For Good Causes comes back to St Peter’s until 14th December, so don’t delay, come and buy your Advent Calendars, Cards, Wrapping Paper and so much more, knowing that your money will go to helping many good causes. St Peter’s is open daily from 9.30am-4pm and they will be trading […]

Confirmation Preparation at St. Peter’s Church

Bishop Jonathan will be coming to St. Peter’s to confirm candidates from Bournemouth Town Centre Parish and the whole Bournemouth Deanery during our 10am Sung Eucharist Service on Sunday 25th November. This is an opportunity not to be missed! The rector is offering preparation discussions, which will flex to meet the needs of different ages […]

Rejoice on Mothering Sunday!

A whole day of musical festivities Mothering Sunday will be celebrated with music and flowers at St. Peter’s, beginning with a special 11am Eucharist service, attended by HM Lord Lieutenant of Dorset, HM High Sheriff of Dorset, the Mayor and Mayoress of Bournemouth, and the Vice-Chancellor of Arts University Bournemouth. The University Chamber Choir and […]

Project Coordinator appointed

Following recent interviews, we are very pleased to announce that Alice Miller has been appointed as Project Coordinator for our HLF-funded Stone and Voice Project. Stone and Voice is a Heritage Lottery Fund supported project lead by the St Peter’s Church, Bournemouth as part of the St Peter’s Church Development Project. The project will tell […]

Story of little-seen chapel and fallen soldiers to be told

From the Bournemouth Echo St Peter’s Church project will share the story of little-seen Resurrection Chapel and World War One fallen BOURNEMOUTH’S civic church has won lottery money to share the story of a remarkable chapel and the World War One dead who are commemorated in it. The Chapel of the Resurrection, in the grounds of St […]

Arts 4 Dementia sessions announced

Arts 4 Dementia (A4D), the national charity connecting people with early stage dementia to the arts, is launching a new programme in Dorset to provide support for people experiencing early symptoms of dementia and their companions. A4D’s Reawakening programme offers weekly arts sessions for people with mild memory loss and dementia, as well as special dementia […]