18 October Anti-Slavery Day Pilgrimage of Light and Prayer

To commemorate Anti-Slavery Day there will be an evening of prayer and light on 18 October. 

The pilgrimage will begin at 5.15 p.m. at Derby Cathedral for prayers then to St Paul's Chester Green to share the light of the Freedom Candle at 6 p.m. The Convent of the Holy Name will host the Freedom Candle for a Vigil of Prayer and Meditation from 6.45 - 7.45 p.m.

All are welcome to join together for worship and walk to Chester Green. We will then gather at the Convent for the Vigil at 6.45 p.m.

It may be possible to car share from Chester Green to Oakwood - please contact chaplain@bishopofderby.org

The Diocese of Derby

For SatNav directions, please use DE1 3DR. However, please note that the car park behind Derby Church House (Derby Cathedral Car Park) is contract only Monday-Friday and so unavailable to visitors. Paid parking is available at Chapel Street Multistorey Car Park (DE1 3GU), Park Safe (Bold Lane) DE1 3NT and the Assembly Rooms Car Park (DE1 3AF). Derby Cathedral Car Park is available as paid parking on Saturdays and Sundays.


Contact and Find Us

Derby Church House

Full Street, Derby DE1 3DR

01332 388650

Email: 

enquiries@derby.anglican.org

Map and parking information

 

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