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PARISH CHURCH

The church stands on raised ground in the middle of the village and in all probability is much as it was more than 700 years ago. It is almost unique in Britain, with two massive pillars in the centre of the nave supporting well proportioned high arcades. This unusual arrangement of “double-nave” probably owes something to the fact that when the church was built in the middle of the 13th century the parish was in the care of the Gilbertine monastry at Sempringham in Lincolnshire. The huge Priory church was used by nuns and monks (cannons) separated during worship by a central dividing wall running the length of the church. The first Rector of Hannington is believed to have been a Gilbertine cannon.

 

 

Priest
Rev. Karen Jongman  The Rectory, Lower Green, Walgrave, 
                                   Northampton NN6 9QF
                                   01604 781974

Parochial Church Council

Andrew Greatrex (Secretary & Church Warden)

Elaine Gill (Church Warden)

 

Church Services    

 

 

14 May

 

No Service

21 May

09.00

Family Communion

28 May

 

No Service

30 May

09.30

Morning Prayer

2 Jun

09.30

Morning Prayer

4 Jun

09.00

Family Communion

11 Jun

10.00

Benefice Family Communion

18 Jun 10.00

Morning Prayer

25 Jun

 

No Service

2 Jul

10.00

Family Service

9 Jul   No Service
16 Jul 09.00 Family Communion
23 Jul   No Service
30 Jul 10.00 Family Benefice Communion

 

 

HANNINGTON CHURCH ORGANIST

Hannington Church is looking for an organist to play hymns at occasional services throughout the year.  Are there any residents of Hannington able to help please?  If so, please contact Andrew Greatrex on 781969.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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