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Bishop Martyn Visits Hall Farm

The ewes at Hall Farm obliged today for the annual Brooksby Lambing Service. After the service at which Sue Smith read the story of the Good Shepherd, The Revd James Skinner, Superintendent Methodist Minister led …

New Year – New priest in charge

The Bishop is pleased to announce the following appointment of the Revd David Harknett, Team Vicar in the Melbury Team Ministry in the Diocese of Salisbury as Priest in Charge (Rector Designate) of the Benefice …

Who’s who?

Priest-in-Charge (Rector Designate):  The Revd David Harknett 01664 434517     david.harknett@btinternet.com Please contact David with all initial enquiries about weddings and baptisms in Brooksby Church. Reader: Canon Malcolm Britton, 01664 434490   mrbritton1946@gmail.com   Churchwardens: …
Brooksby station

Brooksby and its link to surrounding villages

Brooksby is in the area of the Rutland and Melton constituency, Leicestershire County Council, the Borough of Melton and Hoby and Rotherby Parish Council (which also includes Ragdale). Strong links have existed between the four …

Talks about Brooksby

Churchwarden Malcolm Britton gives talks about  Brooksby’s links with World War I, the famous individuals who have resided at Brooksby Hall and their descendents and the significant changes from Roman to modern times, including the medieval village and its desertion …