Leckpatrick Parish celebrates 200th anniversary

Pictured at the announcement of the 200th anniversary Flower Festival for Leckpatrick Parish Church are, from left Rev Irene Lyttle,  Sylvia Donnell, Vickie Forbes, Geoffrey Kelly and Derek Donnell.
Pictured at the announcement of the 200th anniversary Flower Festival for Leckpatrick Parish Church are, from left Rev Irene Lyttle, Sylvia Donnell, Vickie Forbes, Geoffrey Kelly and Derek Donnell.

The congregation of Leckpatrick Parish Church are currently celebrating the 200th anniversary of the church.

Celebrations continue over the coming weeks with a Flower Festival, running from Friday, May 8 until Sunday, May 10, when the church will be open to visitors who can admire the work of the Londonderry Floral Society who are making the floral creations.

The event will be officially opened by His Grace the Duke of Abercorn.

Refreshments will be served in Milliken Memorial Hall during the festival.

More information is available from the Parish Office by telephoning 02871 883545.