News

The Friends of Lydiard Park are going through an exciting period of regeneration and have lots of news to share.  We’ll keep you up to date with our latest projects, Lydiard news from the house, park and church as well as opportunities to get involved with the work of the Friends.

New appointments for the Friends and St. Mary’s Church
Category: News Published on: 1st April 2020

We are delighted to let you know of two important new appointments in the Lydiard community.  Writer and historian Nicola...

Behind Closed Doors
Category: News Published on: 10th February 2020

St. Mary’s may be closed until Easter but while the congregation worships in other locations, young people are gaining new...

St. Mary’s Church seeks Volunteer Co-ordinator
Category: News Published on: 23rd January 2020

The St. Mary’s Conservation Project has involved local schools, youth theatre and family activities, introducing many new...

Latest Lydiard Chronicle wins acclaim
Category: News Published on: 21st January 2020

Elizabeth St.John’s much anticipated historical novel ‘Written in their Stars’ was recently awarded “2019 Historical...

Unique Archive Secured for Posterity
Category: News Published on: 14th January 2020

In December 2019 the Friends achieved their ambition to find an appropriate home for the late Brian Carne’s irreplaceable...