St. Margaret’s Halstead celebration

Brian Shilling  and Rector John BensonBrian Shilling, Organist of St Margaret’s Church Halstead, started in January 1971 and has worked under 6 different Rectors.

For many years he trained both the adult and children’s choirs. A special service of celebration and thanksgiving was held on 17th January, attended by a good congregation in spite of the first snow of winter! Brian was presented with a hamper of food and drink and a framed picture of the church. Everyone enjoyed a reception in our North Room including former choir members and a former Rector and his wife.

We hope he will continue for many years to come.

by Jean Peel



Brian Shilling and Rector John Benson

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