News August 2017

Portloe unlimited? Like its counterpart in the poem by e. e. cummings Portloe’s church might (softly) say of itself “i am just a little church (no great cathedral)…far from the frantic world with its rapture and anguish..” However it seems … Continue reading

News July 2017

NEW PRIEST APPOINTED The Bishop of Truro, the Rt Revd Tim Thornton, is pleased to announce the appointment of the Revd Philip Greenhalgh (currently Rector of Bewcastle, Stapleton and Kirklinton with Hethersgill in the Diocese of Carlisle) to be Priest-in-charge … Continue reading

News June 2017

Inclement weather aside, around 50 of us gathered in Portloe Church and harbour on the evening of the 15th May to attend the special annual Blessing of the Sea Ceremony. We even managed to lure Father Doug down from Inverness … Continue reading

News February 2017

Benefice Update The vicarage has been sold and an offer made by the Diocese on a bungalow which, although it will need some modifications to make it suitable for a clergy house, will provide the accommodation essential for a ‘house-for-duty’ … Continue reading