Photos

There are 21 photo albums.

Church heating and new floor project
The new heating system was installed in the church at the start of 2016, including a new boiler and many new radiators making it a warmer more inviting building. The old floor was repaired, levelled and a new carpet laid

 

Experience Easter 2015
Several stations around the church depicting various stages of the Passion story (from cross to resurrection)

 

Hedge laying
A team of hedge layers from the Derbyshire Conservation Volunteer Group and volunteer helpers from St Michael's are working on the blackthorn hedges around the church grounds to improve their appearance.

 

Taylor's Bell Foundry
Members of St Michael's Church went on a visit to tour the Taylor's Bell Foundry.

 

Experience Easter 2014
The church was open each day of Holy Week with displays depicting stages of the Easter Story.

 

Harvest festival 2013
A festival of fruit, fruit, flowers and fun. The church was beautifully decorated with many flowers, vegetable people were appearing, a mouse trail quiz to be followed and food in abundance. A great thank you to all who made it possible and to those who came to visit the church.

 

Jollies at the canal
St Michael's Jollies had a day out at the canal sharing drinks and cakes

 

Elvis rock gospel concert
Elvis (alias Tony Doyle) performed in our church at a rock gospel concert in aid of St Michael's development fund. (Pictures courtesy of Patrick Barber).

 

Arts Festival
Launch of the church re-development project on 25 January 2013

 

Experience Christmas 2012
Local school children came in to learn about the Christmas story by visiting a number of stations around the church depicting different scenes from the birth of Jesus.

 

Paintings from Vi
Many thanks to the family of Vi Stokes for donating these paintings, by a family member, to the church. Originals are in the church. If anyone has any more information about the location of these painings, please contact the webmaster.

 

Diamond Jubilee
Church open day 2 June 2012

 

Experience Easter Mar 2012
Children from Alvaston Junior School spent the day in church where members of the congregation talked to them about Easter and helped them to understand the meaning of the Easter story through the use of various displays.

 

Choir
St Michael's church choir

 

Victorian Christmas Fayre 2009
Queen Victoria made a guest appearance to open the Christmas fayre

 

Victorian Christmas Fayre 2011
Another successful event

 

Shoe box appeal
Gifts donated for the Samaritan's purse shoebox appeal

 

Harvest festival 25 Sep 2011
The flowers ladies did an excellent job decorating the church for our harvest service

 

Weddings
Members of St Michaels getting married

 

Tour
A guided tour of the church in pictures. For those who visit our church there is a more complete guide available to help as you walk around

 

Easter Fayre
16 April 2011