Art and Artefacts of the new church

1969 Statues of Our Lady and Sacred Heart transferred from old church to new

1969 Large crucifix by E Blackwell (originally suspended, now fixed to the sanctuary wall) donated Dawson family

Baptismal Font (donated Lyons family)

Stations of the cross made from glass fibre copied from carvings bought from Vampoulas £95 (donated Mr Marron)

Stained Glass window Blessed Sacrament Chapel (donated Mr & Mrs Kelly)

Stained Glass to St Luke window porch (Mrs Dolphin)

Baptistry Stained Glass Window (Brady Family)

 

Tabernacle (UCM)

1970 Statues St Joseph, St Anthony carved wood, painted from Italy imported by Alberti & Luptons (Manchester monumental masons) £275 (donated Mrs Dolphin, Mrs Hurst)

Stations of the Cross - Harold Riley 2003

Pieta in the Lady Chapel

The South windows: Stained glass showing the Tree of Life, True Vine and the Cross of Faith designed by Roy Coomber of Pendle Stained Glass in 2002-3.

The North windows: True Vine, Our Lady, Tree of Life: Pendle Stained Glass in 2015-2017

Parish History Group

If you would like to help research the history of the Parish or have any stories or photos then please get in touch. history@ourladyofhope.org.uk or speak to Paul Ashton, Stephanie McDonough or Pat Murray

We have some specific requests for information

  • Photos of our Assistant Priests/Curates
  • Photos and stories of the Charter Players
  • Photo of James O'Garr  (1891-1979)
  • Servicemen of WWII (your parents/grandparents/great-grandparents ?)
  • Early photos of Ss Peter and Paul