Over the weekend of June 21st – 23rd, Discover DeCrypt staged the city’s first ever Festival of Death and Life. We had music, poetry, talks, a creative art display and crafts for the family, as well as lots of coffee and home-made cake. Those that came were full of enthusiasm. It wasn’t easy to attract […]
Soul trading After the thrill of opening for trading I had the notion that I would enjoy a period of some basking in the tide of praise we were receiving from visitors for the transformation of St Mary de Crypt and Schoolrooms into Discover deCrypt. But, another point of view stopped me in my tracks. Coming […]
The Good, The Bad and The………. St Mary de Crypt has seen a number of characters contribute to its history. The recent work by the History Research Group has (thanks to generous funding by an Old Cryptian) produced astonishing information about people across the social spectrum, and there is more to come. The research has […]
Having already written about sneak peeks that I’d been fortunate enough to have before the official re-opening this weekend, there was plenty left over to surprise and delight me at the church’s Open Day Event on Saturday March 23rd. Read my latest blog to find out my highlights from the event – Zoe.