Historic Heptonstall Methodist Church celebrates 250 years this weekend

Heptonstall Methodist Church.
Heptonstall Methodist Church.

The historic Heptonstall Methodist Church is celebrating its 250th anniversary this weekend.

The church, which is one of the oldest of its kind in the world, has a packed schedule of events to mark the special milestone.

From 2pm today (Saturday), Dr John Hargreaves will deliver a talk at the church and from 7.30pm this evening, visitors can enjoy a concert featuring the Elland Male Voice Choir and members of the Hebden Bridge Brass Band.

Admission to the concert is £8 on the door.

Tomorrow, the church continues its celebrations with a Circuit Service led by the President of the Methodist Conference, the Revd. Kenneth Howcroft, at 3pm.

All are welcome to join the celebrations.