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A look back to 1947 and the Church and Stage Service

Last Sunday we held our Thanksgiving Service for the Performing Arts. This was once an annual event St Stephens and for many years saw it famous names attending the church. Over the weekend an interesting article in the 1947 parish news came to light with re-prints of some news articles and I thought I’d share it with you. Lancashire Daily Post September 8th 1947 Church and Stage Share Responsibility “In a moving reference to members of the theatrical profession who had been worshippers at the Church and who died during the year, Canon F B Freshwater, the Vicar, preaching at the 29th annual Church and Stage Service, at St Stephen’s on the Cliffs, Blackpool, yesterday, spoke of how the late H

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St Stephen on the Cliffs, Holmfield Road, Blackpool, FY2 9RB

An Anglican church in the Diocese of Blackburn

 

St Stephen on the Cliffs PCC Reg Charity No 1131959

Friends of St Stephens Reg Charity No 1120454

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