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St John's is a small, friendly village church.


On April 11th 2007 St. Mary's Mirfield, St. Paul's Eastthorpe, and St. John's Upper Hopton became a single benefice to form the Mirfield Team Parish.  St John's is a small, friendly, village church with a congregation ranging from the active sunday school children, couples getting married to those enjoying retirement. Many of the congregation come from outside the village in order to take part in worship and fellowship at St John's.  The church itself is a beautiful serene building in which it is easy to find peace and tranquility. The church is often decorated with flowers and the church yard looks stunning with daffodils in spring.  If you are new to the area, you can be sure of a warm welcome at St John's. Please come and introduce yourself to the vicar, churchwarden or sidesperson so we can make you feel at home.


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Form 4A (Rule 6.2) Public Notice (general form) In the Consistory Court of the Diocese of Church of In the parish of NOTICE IS GIVEN that we are applying to the Consistory Court of the diocese for permission to carry out the following: Restoration of the pipe organ to comprise: repair of damaged pipework, replacing both keyboards, re-leathering the main reservoir, replacing the Geigen Principal 4' stop motor, replacing three pedal contacts, replacing the pedal board felting, and replacing a key switch with an ordinary switch. Also the installation of a Great to Swell coupler function in place of the existing Swell Unison Off. In accordance with the Malcolm Spink quotation (undated). The Committee recommends the works or proposals for approval by the court Copies of the relevant plans and documents may be examined at (If changes to a church are proposed, a copy of the petition and of any designs, plans, photographs and other documents that were submitted with it must be displayed in the church or at another place where they may be conveniently inspected by the public.) Petitioners: (Each petitioner to give name and office held in block capitals) 1.Hugh Baker (Vicar) 2. Christine Breare Lay Chair to the PCC 3. Layla Ellis Church Warden

Date _24 March 2021_______________________________ (Here the petitioners are to enter the date on which the notice was first displayed) If you wish to object to any of the works or proposals you should send a letter stating the grounds of your objection to The Diocesan Registrar at Leeds Diocesan Registry, Yorkshire House, East Parade, Leeds, LS1 5BD _________________________________________________ so that your letter reaches the registrar not later than ___________________________ (here the petitioners are to enter a date 28 days after the date given above). A letter of objection must include your name and address and state whether you live in the parish and/or your name is entered on the church electoral roll of the parish or any other basis on which you have an interest in the matter. St John’s Church. Upper Hopton. WF14 8HE 24.03.2021 Leeds St John the Evangelist, Upper Hopton Mirfield Team Parish