St John & St Luke Clay Hill, Enfield, Middx.
Registered Charity Number 1151418
Small Nave Altar
ST JOHN’S AND ST LUKE’S COMBINED INTO NEW PARISH OF CLAY HILL
Rev John Noddings Vicar of Clay Hill
‘Noah’s Ark’ Youth Club closed and Youth Centre reverted to being Clay Hill Parish Centre
Organ restored. Flower festival held
St John’s lych gate repaired after damage by a falling tree in a winter storm.
Rev Elaine Jones was appointed as first woman curate to the parish.
New gas-fired heating boiler installed
Lancastrian Theatre Club performed several plays in church using the nave altar platform
Altar reredos was restored and repainted
Church spire was restored again.
Glass screens installed around the Lady Chapel and the refectory area
Exhibition held to celebrate the centenary of St Luke’s
Jean Price Memorial Hall completed
Rev Leslie Drake Vicar of Clay Hill
Jazz band concert held in church
Accessible toilet installed
St John’s closed due to subsidence causing dangerous cracks in the walls.
Pews removed during the renovations.
St John’s parish room taken over by St John’s School
6th Enfield Scouts moved to the Parish Centre halls.
St John’s re-opened after major repairs.
150th anniversary of consecration celebrated
Small Hall in Hawthorn Grove sold.
Model railway exhibition held in church,
Stations of the Cross re-gilded
12th Enfield Scouts moved from St Michael’s to St Luke’s
Rev Dr Edward Dowler Vicar of Clay Hill
The nave altar platform was removed from St Luke’s
Fan-assisted gas heaters installed
Choir stalls removed
New chairs bought for Lady Chapel
Choir vestry refurbished for meetings
New font installed,
Pews replaced by chairs
Cafe opened in refectory
Furniture in nave re-arranged with a new small altar and pews facing in to centre of the church
Food bank collection point established
6th Enfield Scouts merged with 13th Enfield Roman Catholic Group to be 29th Enfield
Church used as winter night shelter for local homeless people.
Pipe organ restored
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St John’s Rededication
Winter night shelter
Renovated pipe organ
Rev Leslie Drake
Rev Edward Dowler’s first Service
St Luke’s centenary exhibition
St John’s organ
Rev Edward Dowler
Food Bank collection point