St Peter's Church in Burnley to hold a civic service of thanksgiving to mark the coronation of King Charles III
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All members of the public are invited to attend the service at 11am, and seating will be on a first come first served basis.
It will also be attended by the Royal Air Force Air Cadets from 352 Burnley Squadron who will renew their promises to HM the King.
Speaking on behalf of St Peter’s Church, the newly installed Rector, Father Andrew Holmes said: “We will be delighted to welcome to St Peter’s Church on May 7th all those who wish to celebrate the coronation of HM the King.
“This service will follow a liturgy suitable for those of all faiths and none. Everyone wishing to attend is assured of a warm welcome at what will be a joyful event to mark the new reign.”
It is intended that a peal of bells will be rung at the church on Sunday May 7th from 2-30pm until 6pm to mark the Coronation.
The Coronation will take place at Westminster Abbey on Saturday May, 6th. The service will be conducted by the Archbishop of Canterbury. A special bank holiday has been announced for Monday, May 8th.