History of Silent Night carol Mayflower Pilgrims Babworth All Saints Muslim Charity
Clarborough Church Bassetlaw Christian Heritage
The Retford area has been, historically, one of the world’s most active centres of religious tolerance and also development. With the Mayflower Pilgrims as an historical focus right through to Muslim Charity developments and Bassetlaw Christian Heritage as well as vibrant local Christian communities, there is so much to explore.
Walkeringham Church is set to reopen after a 2-year closure for essential refurbishment. Read their June, 2021 press release here...
Bassetlaw Christian Heritage are key movers in both remembrance of our areas Christian history and also movers of today’s issues. For much more on BCH’s ongoing programmes of events, click here or on the link above.
Babworth All Saint church had a snowdrops weekend 8th-9th February, 2020. Read more...
Clarborough’s St.John the Baptist church (Church of England). Click here for forthcoming events.
For a full history of this church, click here...
This page links you to a range of these many local and wider entities for you to use and explore.
One Britain One Nation One Britain One Nation brings us together, not to focus on our differences but to celebrate the values we share: tolerance, kindness, pride, respect, and a tremendous desire to help others.
Bassetlaw Christian Heritage - see their page within our local History section here...
The key celebrations (besides Christmas, of course) that BCH is focusing on is the approaching international recognition of the 400th Anniversary of the Mayflower Pilgrims to America.
The Well - Retford’s Baptist Church and Community Centre.
Religious Tolerance Conference on 11th March, 2017. For a report on this event click here...
Grove Street Methodist Church, Retford
Jamia Al-Karam Muslim Centre, Eaton Hall, Retford which manages the international charity, Helping the Needy
Local Muslim Charity, Helping the Needy, steps in to help with Food for the self-isolating plus recent news briefs about Cumbria floods. Also, Local Muslim response to Paris atrocities - read here... and recent Indonesian disasters here...
St.Joseph Roman Catholic Church Retford. St.Joseph Primary School stands next to the church