June News

June News

We have been enjoying the sunshine and a busier time at our beautiful church, where we have welcomed many new visitors to our services, the historic tours and our events we are promoting. As always, the Vikings enjoyed a good ‘turn out’ during their most recent visit...
May News

May News

As always, it’s very good to see more visitors joining our services each week and showing such interest in the unique history of this beautiful building. We would like to offer our thanks to those volunteers who gave up their weekend a few weeks ago to donate their...
Hryre (Ruin) Projections

Hryre (Ruin) Projections

‘Hryre’ (the word for ‘ruin’ in Old English) was created to explore the medieval heritage of Chester, particularly St John’s Church. It draws on the research of the ‘Mapping Medieval Chester’ and is a part of a ‘Discover Medieval Chester’ project both funded by the...
St John’s Bells

St John’s Bells

We hold very little information about St John’s bells and we cannot presently visit the bell room as it is difficult and dangerous to access. It hasn’t been visited for a number of years. We have eight bells, fixed in a wooden frame. They are, with the exception...
March Events at St. Johns

March Events at St. Johns

A Warm Welcome from St John’s Church, Chester. It’s good to see more visitors joining our services each week and also enjoying the unique history of this beautiful building. With the March events at St. Johns we hope to see even more people as the Easter services...