Dagenham church gears up for lively Easter celebrations

16:00 05 April 2012

Worship: Around 150 people are set to attend services on Good Friday and Easter Sunday

Worship: Around 150 people are set to attend services on Good Friday and Easter Sunday

Archant

A church leader said he hoped family services would make Easter accessible to all this weekend.

About 150 parishioners are set to attend 10.30am services on Good Friday and Easter Sunday at Dagenham Parish Church in Crown Street.

Rev Reith, 57, said: “We are aiming at the seven-year-olds so that pretty much everybody can come. We’ve got to make it interesting to people who have never stepped into a church all their lives.”

The church will re-enact the Last Supper with a 6.30pm Passover meal tomorrow.

n For more information and to book call 020 8215 2962.

Latest Stories from SNAP.PA

Carolina Rossetti’s striking series highlights the struggles females endure, while making it known it’s okay to be your own woman.

Read more

Johnny Depp’s interpretation of The Big Bad Wolf for the much-hyped musical Into The Woods has been unveiled. Entertainment Weekly has four special covers previewing the fairytale characters from Rob Marshall’s big-screen adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Broadway show. Get a sneak peek at winter’s biggest films—including a must-see preview of #IntoTheWoods: […]

Read more

With shirts as enticing as these, it’s amazing he managed to keep his Liverpool kit on as long as he did.

Read more

Promotions

AGA Living Subscription

Every issue of AGA Living magazine is packed full of celebrity AGA owner interviews, interior and design features, ideas to inspire your culinary imagination, mouth-watering recipes and inspirational shopping ideas.

Dojo gives you hand picked recommendations for events, places and activities in London

Tired of always hearing about some amazing event in London after its gone, missing out on the best activities? That’s where Dojo comes in.

Johnny Depp’s interpretation of The Big Bad Wolf for the much-hyped musical Into The Woods has been unveiled. Entertainment Weekly has four special covers previewing the fairytale characters from Rob Marshall’s big-screen adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Broadway show. Get a sneak peek at winter’s biggest films—including a must-see preview of #IntoTheWoods: […]

Is this The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made? Well yes it is.

The social network has created a new app for developers, called Digits, that will use your mobile number as a log-in rather than a password.

Alvin Stardust has died at the age of 72.

TOP Stories

18 minutes ago
Marcus Campbell (Pic: @Mr Exposed)

Police blocked more than a hundred angry protestors outside Croydon University Hospital last night who were demonstrating over the care of critically ill 22-year-old Marcus Campbell.

12:33
Forensic experts examine the car for evidence

A man found dead in a car in the car park of Tesco in Gallows Corner, Romford, has been named as Behar Brace.

Police have released CCTV images with the aim of identifying the two men. Photo: Met Police

Detectives are hunting two men who threatened a man with an electric cattleprod at his home in Westminster.

London Bloggers

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
The cast, including Josie Lawrence and Mike Myers

Simon Collins catches up with the improv impresarios, who despite being the world’s longest-running comedy show with the same cast, have lost none of the razor-sharp wit:

Monday, September 1, 2014
Do you really need an explanation for that?! (Pic by Serena Marinelli)

If you’ve ever seen an Italian movie, you would probably know how important body language is in the culture.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Don't waste any of your harvest

If you are now inundated with ripe tomatoes, juicy green beans, berries and herbs, don’t leave them to go stringy or mouldy because the freezer can go a long way to making your crops last well into winter.