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Tutbury War Memorials – New Website Coming

This will initially be a replica of the TWMPC website and then updated to cover all Tutbury War Memorials

Saving the plants from the War Memorial Garden

Over the course of two days, a team of ten volunteers from St. Mary’s PCC and the TWMPC cleared a waste patch opposite the South Door and moved the plants from the War Memorial Garden.  This was necessary because the

Change of Start Date

At an onsite meeting between TWMPC, St. Mary’s PCC, Richard Smith of Smith & Roper and Derek Park of Midland Stonemasonry, a revised start date has been agreed, Monday 10th August, with completion now scheduled for Friday 4th September.

Removal of the Temporary Wreath Holder

Getting ready for the conservation work to start in two weeks time, the temporary Wreath Holder has been removed.  The Remembrance Wreaths and Crosses have been put in the Lady Chapel.  We hope to install two permanent specially made Wreath

Preparing the Ground

As a starter, the “new flower bed” has been sprayed with weedkiller – the next week will see how effective it is.

Where will the Plants Go?

Rick & Jane Nuth, Shirley & Brian Newton and Roger Sharp met at the War Memorial to consider the first stage of saving the plants in the War Memorial Garden.  The garden will be in the way, and partly covered