The memorial inscriptions for St Wilfrid’s Church

August 21, 2021

The Derbyshire Ancestral research group complied a comprehensive record of all the memorials in the Church including epitaphs. Following the transformation work on St Wilfrid’s Church in 2020, further grave slabs were revealed under the floor and recorded by the builders, this detail has been added to the end of the record. To whole document is […]

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Nature Activity Workshop

August 14, 2021

Join us for our Nature Activity Workshop on Friday 20th August. Everyone of all ages is welcome.

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Barrow on Trent Village Trail

July 25, 2021

Below is our Village Trail which you can print out or view on your phone as you walk around the village.

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Tapestries repurposed

June 20, 2021

Around 40 years ago many people in the church congregation, and beyond, created kneelers (hassocks) using tapestry pictures that they had embroidered.  These were hung from the pews and used by congregation members for many years. When the transformation project was discussed, and the decision was made to move from pews to chairs, discussion was […]

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The history of the Knights Hospitallers and their connection to Barrow on Trent

June 6, 2021

In this video Nic Morton, lecturer at Nottingham Trent University, introduces the Knights Hospitallers and their connection to St Wilfrid’s church. He also shares details of the church’s past and its hidden secrets. To watch a longer version of this video plus our other videos please visit our YouTube channel    

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St Wilfrid’s Open Day

May 20, 2021

We are really excited to welcome you to our open day at St Wilfrid’s. Join us on Wednesday 2nd June between 10am – 2pm. Explore the church transformation and take part in our free medieval inspired clay tile workshop. Due to Covid restrictions, all visitors must please pre-book a slot in advance. To book your […]

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