Advent around the World

This is a collection of excerpts from the Advent Concert performed by St Mary’s Choir and Friends on Saturday 9th December 2017.


Prayer Walk

On Saturday 14th May 2016 members of St Mary’s Church Riddlesden and St Luke’s Church, East Morton took a circular walk through both parishes, stopping at regular intervals to pray for the community.  This was part of a week of prayer leading up to Pentecost.

A Prayer

Another edited section from our “For Children” DVD.  It is a version of The Lord’s Prayer written by Diana Chambers, illustrated with scenes from Messy Church, and read by Diana and Graeme Ellison.

The Very First Christmas

This is part of the DVD made in 2015, “For Children”.  This section uses the Posada figures to tell the story of the Nativity.  The voices are members of St Mary’s congregation.

Arts and Crafts Exhibition 2015

June 23rd – 27th was Art Week at St Mary’s.  This film takes us on a tour around the exhibits by SMARTS, the Arts & Craft Group.

Posada 2014

The figures of Mary, Joseph and the donkey travelled around Riddlesden, and finally found shelter in the stable at the Children’s Crib Service on Christmas Eve.

Tour de Riddlesden

A collection of film and photographs taken on 12th July 2014 when the three Riddlesden Churches hosted our very own Tour de Riddlesden, a week after the Tour de France came through Keighley!


The Organ

A photographic record of the refurbishment of our 100 year old organ, and a tribute to Roger Lane, who was our organist for 41 of those years.


The Essence of Christmas 2013

This is a series of clips taken from the Decorating the Christmas Tree concert.


Songs and Seasons 2013

The following is an extract from a film shown after Harvest Supper 2013.  The DVD contains six songs, illustrated by scenes of Riddlesden, beginning with early spring through to Christmas.  It was mostly filmed over a twelve month period. This extract is from late summer / early autumn.


Bus Stop Prayers 2013

A little booklet of prayers was written by members of the congregation based on the bus stops on the circular route around Riddlesden.  This DVD illustrates it.


Christmas at St Mary’s 2012

Photos and video clips of all the Christmas celebrations.


“In the Bleak Midwinter”
from the Decorating the Christmas Tree Celebration 2012


People and Places, Faces and Faith

This was made in 2010.  It is a selection of Biblical texts read by parishioners and illustrated with scenes of life in Riddlesden.

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  1. I have just spent the last hour going through all the pictures and video’s that Pat has put together for St Mary’s Church. Can I please say a BIB BIG THANK YOU to Pat. I feel I have been on a wonderful journey with all my friends at St Mary’s. It was so good to reminisce. May you all have a wonderful Christmas. God Bless you all. Love from Margaret & Terry. xx

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