August 2016 News

The Portloe 2016 calendar has raised an incredibly large amount of money. Father Doug accepted the ‘official’ cheque representing the proceeds of calendar sales on behalf of the charity MIND: an amazing £7,650. An almost-impromptu party was held in the … Continue reading

News July 2016

Portloe’s congregation helped to fill to capacity Veryan parish church for the ‘cluster’ Eucharist to mark Fr Doug’s last official service as parish priest. And what a wonderful service it was – the sermon was exactly right, the choir was … Continue reading

News June 2016

The tradition at Portloe of “Blessing the sea” took place on a calm and sunny evening when the water looked inviting and peaceful but we all know it is not always like that so a blessing by our priest-in-charge is … Continue reading

News May 2016

Easter services were, as always, very special. It was especially good that Fr Doug celebrated the Eucharist service here as it was the first time during his tenure as priest in Veryan that Easter Day had coincided with our Anglican … Continue reading