Chichester Archives - HEART newspaper: Heart Publications
By Alan Crook
On the 20th of February 2016 David Cameron announced that we will hold a referendum. By the 28th of February there were prayer groups all over the country praying that we would leave the EU. We were one of these groups.
Thousands of Commonwealth and French soldiers were lost, but it led to Britain keeping control of the Holy Land
‘Gallipoli – the road to Jerusalem’
by Kelvin Crombie at Prayer for Israel day, Swanfield Chapel, Chichester, 2 May 2015
Confession. I tried for nearly three weeks to write up this enthralling subject that saw a beautiful chapel in a quiet road in Chichester packed with visitors. I set myself the usual deadlines and rewards – to no avail. I longed for someone else to have written up the day and hinted heavily to friends who’d been there too, but presumably they too felt daunted in the face of author Kelvin Crombie’s detailed research. I think most of us were left awestruck at the intricately woven evidence he presented.
Author Peter Mullen, perhaps best known for his book ‘The Secular Terrorist’ (sub-titled, ‘The suicide of Christian Britain’), which addresses the process of secularisation of the UK in the last 50 years, came to Chichester to launch his latest book.
Full Gospel Businessmen’s dinner, 19 November, Chichester Park Hotel
James Petersen, a health insurance broker, was the guest speaker at this well-attended dinner. Married for the past ten months to Dani from South Africa, you could see joy pouring out of this lovely couple.
PARISHIONERS of Lindfield, the pretty village near Haywards Heath, were delighted when it was announced that the Rev Stuart Silk had been appointed Associate Vicar for All Saints Church. At present Stuart is serving as Curate in the parish of Southbourne, near Chichester.