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A festive cracker!

Two thousand and nineteen has been a cracker of a Christmas at St James' Church, Burton Lazars, writes Janet King. 
To find out some of things which took place click here.

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Can you help earthquake victims?
A few months ago, a strong earthquake hit Albania and badly damaged several homes. Find out how you can help the victims by reading on... More ...
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Delicious Link Lunch
Around sixty members of the monthly Link meetings which are organised by St James' Church and Burton Village Hall Committee sat down to a delicious pre-Christmas lunch on Wednesday, November 20th, organised by Jenny Pengelly and her team of helpers. More ...
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Making merry with Melstrum 
St James' Church, Burton Lazars, was delighted to welcome the ever popular Melstrum Ukulele Orchestra on Saturday, October 19th to provide a packed audience gathered in the village hall with an evening of fantastic music and entertainment. More ...
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Harvest celebrations
Once again this year St James' Church, Burton Lazars, celebrated Harvest with a traditional service followed by a buffet supper and auction of produce. More ...
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Family fun time
During Holy Week St James Church has been open from 12pm – 1pm for quiet reflection, writes Janet King. Also on Tuesday, 16th April, we hosted a Family Easter Jubilation – Coffee morning with a difference as there were children’s Easter activities. More ...
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Informative afternoon
Almost 40 people attended the April LINK meeting in Burton Village Hall. Our speaker was Holly Hucknall, Volunteer and Events Coordinator at Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust., writes Janet King. More ...
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Unsung heroes rewarded
Three members of Melton Mowbray Team Parish are celebrating after receiving awards at a special presentation evening on Monday night (April 8th). More ...
Mothering Sunday 2019
Mum's the word!
Mothering Sunday at St James' Church, Burton Lazars, was a lively event with children and adults joining together in the activities, writes Janet King. More ...
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Well worth the wait
It's been a long time coming, but the wait has been well worth it. Yes, St James' Church, Burton Lazars, is now open looking cleaner, brighter and more welcoming. More ...