As the press release (below) opened,, 2016’s Illuminate 400 Celebrations have just got better and better...
Illuminate 400 November-December 2016 Press Release.
[Left] After the Civic Service at St.Swithuns, Retford, the congregation assembles outside with illuminating candles for this drone-shot. A few phone’s flashing helped the effect too!
[Right] During the Civic Service, Retford Post 16 Centre drama students performed an insightful interpretation of 'Separatists, Rebels and Religion'...
Worksop College Choir, VOX, and the North Wheatley Choir 'Songbirds' sang inspirational songs as part of the service, which told the story of the Pilgrims’ decision to leave England and seek a new life overseas.
Click on the following posters for a bigger version for you to read...
◄Get a flavour of the times of the Mayflower Pilgrims from local art works.
Headline local events through November and December 2016 ►
◄Detailed summary (subject to change) of the large programme of activities and events planned across our local communities.