Peace Light Services and Collection

 

  Collected from the Holy Land - 2018 tba

 Austrian Peace Light International Distribution Service - 2018

Sat 15th Dec 2018 tba - The New Catherdral, Linz, Upper Austria
Collection by UK Contingents - 2018 Sun 16th Dec 2018 - tbc
Light Arrives In Dover, UK - 2018 Sun 16th Dec 2018 - tbc

UK Service of Reception and Distribution - 2018

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Light Arrives New York, USA - 2018 tba

Distribution Help Needed Across UK, if you can help please contact UK Organisers - link at foot of page

Austria

 

Sat 16th Dec 2017 2.00pm - International Peace Light Distribution Service - The Church of St. Francis of Assisi, Mexikoplatz, 1020 Vienna (Attended by more than 1000 Scouts and Guides representing over 17 countries, marking the start of this year's Peace Light distribution)

England

South East

Sun 17th Dec evening - Cobham Services(M25), Peace Light collected to be taken to Surrey

Mon 18th Dec morning - Peace Light collected to be taken to Luton

Mon 18th Dec 6.00pm - UK Service of Reception and Distribution, St Paul's Church, Maison Dieu Rd, Dover

Mon 18th Dec Evening - SENLAC District Scout Service, East Sussex for Battle and Bexhill

Wed 20th Dec 9.30am - Peace Light local distribution, Holy Cross Hospital, Haslemere, Surrey

Wed 20th Dec am - Peace Light local distribution, Hampshire and West Sussex

Wed 20th Dec Midday - Peace Light local distribution, South Harting, West Sussex and collected by DSS Chichester

Wed 20th Dec 6.30pm - Peace Light Service, All Saints Church, Crowhurst, East Sussex

Thu 21st Dec 10.30am - Christmas Services, St Barnabas Church, Emmer Green, Reading, Berkshire

Thu 21st Dec 10.30am - Peace Light shared at St Barnabas Church, Emmer Green, with representatives of St Johns Church, Lower Caversham, St Peter's and St Margaret's Church, Mapledrum, Dunsden and Shiplake Churches

Thu 21st Dec 10.30am - Peace Light collected by memebers of Windsor RC Church from St Barnabas Church, Emmer Green, with the view to pass it to Dachet Scout Group

Fri 22nd Dec 10.30am - St Andrew's Church, Caversham Heights, Reading, Berkshire

Fri 22nd Dec 10.30am and 5.00pm - Christmas Services, Caversham Heights Methodist Church, Caversham Heights, Reading, Berkshire

Christmas Eve - Carol Service, St Andrew's Church, Caversham Heights, Reading, Berkshire

The Peace Light was also taken to The Cathedral Church of the Holy Spirit, Guildford, Surrey

Further details to follow

South West

Mon 18th Dec 11.00am - Peace Light Service, Wiltshire Scout HQ, Potterne, Wilts

Mon 18th Dec 11.00am - Peace Light collected from Wiltshire Scout HQ for distribution by Wiltshire SAS, Cheltenham Trefoil Guild and Dorset SAS/SGF

Mon 18th Dec 11.00am - Peace Light collected from Wiltshire Scout HQ for following Bristol Churches St Marys Church, Henleaze Uunited Reform Church and Westbury on Trym Methodist Church,

Mon 18th Dec 2.00pm - Peace Light taken to Chilton Polden, Somerset to be collected for Glastonbury and Bridgewater areas, Somerset

Mon 18th Dec 5.00 pm - Peace Light local distribution, Seaton, Devon

Mon 18th Dec 7.30pm - Dorset County Peace Light Service, St Clements Church, Parkstone, Poole, Dorset

Mon 18th Dec 7.30pm - Peace Light collected from St Clements Church for Carol Service on Brownsea Island and collected by Gloucester Trefoil Guild

Tue 19th Dec 11.00am - Peace Light local distribution, Exeter Services (M5), Devon collected by Scouting Reps for Newton Abbot, Torquay and Brixham, then on to Plymouth and Cornwall

Tue 19th Dec Midday - Peace Light Service at Blindmans Wood Campsite, Plymouth, Devon

Tue 19th Dec 12.30pm - Peace Light local distribution, Cheriton Fitzpaine Methodist Church, Devon

The Peace Light was also taken to The County Hall and the Cathedral, Truro and also a hospice in St Austell, Cornwall

Further details to follow

Greater London

Mon 18th Dec 11.00am - Peace Light passed to members of GLSW at Wiltshire County Service, then locally distributed across five Scout Districts

Further details to follow

Home Counties

Mon 18th Dec midday - Peace Light arrives at Luton

Mon 18th Dec pm - Peace Light collected to be taken to Lincoln

Mon 18th Dec 7.30pm - Peace Light Distribution Service, All Saints and St Peter Church, Shaftsbury Rd, Luton

Mon 18th Dec times tbc - Peace Light Reception Service at St Andrew's Church, Bedford

Tue 19th Dec am - Peace Light collected to be taken to Bedford

Tue 19th Dec am - Peace Light taken to Leicester Railway Station for East Midlands distribution

Further details to follow

Midlands

Tue 19th Dec 12.46-1.15pm - Peace Light Distribution at Leicester Railway Station (London Waiting Room)

Tue 19th Dec 1.40pm approx - Peace Light local distribution at Holiday Inn Hotel off Jn25 of M1

Tue 19th Dec 6.30pm - Reception of Peace Light, Bridge Street Methodist Church, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

Wed 20th Dec noon - Peace Light welcomed to the Faith Centre, Kings Mill Hospital, Mansfield, Notts

Weds 20th Dec 7.30pm - Peace Light Reception Service, New Sawley Methodist Church, Tamworth Rd, Sawley, Long Eaton, Nottinghamshire

Thu 21st Dec 9.00am - Peace Light welcomed at Edwinstowe Chiropractors, Edwinstowe, Notts

Wed 20th Dec 12.30pm - Peace Light collected off Jn 27 M1 to be taken to Harrogate and Nidderdale Scouts, Yorks

Thu 21st Dec - At Edwinstowe, Peace Light passed to Superintendent Minister, Trinity Methodist Circuit, Retford, Nottinghamshire / Derbyshire / South Yorks to be passed between the Churches in the Circuit leading up until Christmas

Further details to follow

East

Mon 18th Dec 1.00pm - Peace Light collected from Luton for distribution in Lincoln by Saxilby Scout Group

Tue 19th Dec am - Peace Light taken to St Andrews Church, Soham, Cambridgeshire

Tue 19th Dec pm - Carol Campfire and Peace Light taken to Station Church at RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light taken to St Michaels Parish Church, Waddington, Lincolnshire

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light taken to All Saints Church, North Hykeham, Lincolnshire

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light taken to the Memorial Hall for public distribution, North Hykeham, Lincolnshire

Tue 19th Dec am - from Soham, the Peace Light taken on to Ely, Kings Lynn and Walsingham

Tue 19th Dec 6.30pm - Scout Carol Service, Coats Church, Lincoln

Wed 20th Dec 6.30pm - Peace Light welcomed through Great West Door of the Cathedral to be placed on the Nativity Crib, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Christmas Eve - Peace Light to be processed as the "Star of Bethlehem" for the Childrens Christmas Nativity at St Peter and Paul Church, Lincoln

Further details to follow

North East

Wed 20th Dec times tbc - Peace Light arrives Harrogate and Nidderdale Scouts, Yorks

Sat 23rd Dec times tbc - Peace Light taken to York, Yorks

Peace Light taken to two churches in Knaresborough, Yorks

Further details to follow

North West

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light arrives in The Wirral, Merseyside

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light arrives in Liverpool, Merseyside

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light arrives in St Helens, Merseyside

Tue 19th Dec 6.30pm - Ecumenical Service and Peace Light distribution, St Anne and Blessed Domonic's Catholic Church, Monastery Rd, St Helens, Merseyside

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light collected by Isle of Man Scout Contingent

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light arrives in Bury, Lancs

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light arrives in Preston, Lancs

Wed 20th Dec 10.00am-12.30pm - Peace Light Holding and Community Morning, Sutton Village Church, Herbert St, St Helens, Merseyside

Wed 20th Dec 6.00pm - Ellesmre Port and Neston Scouts and Guides, St Johns Church, Great Sutton, Cheshire

Date and Times to be confirmed - Peace Light collected for PLAST Scouts, Manchester

Date and Times to be confirmed - Peace Light welcomed at Loretto Grammar School, Altringham, Merseyside

Further details to follow

Wales

Tue 19th Dec am - Peace Light arrives at Wrexham

Tue 19th Dec noon - Peace Light arrives at St Marys Church, Holyhead

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light collected at St Marys Church, Holyhead to be taken to Dublin for distribution across Ireland

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light collected at Chepstow for distribution in Swansea area

Thu 21st Dec pm - Peace Light service at St Michaels Church, Pontarddulais, Sth Wales

Thu 21st Dec pm - Peace Light taken to St Marys Cathedral, Swansea, Sth Wales

Sat 23rd Dec pm - Peace Light taken to Ty Hafan Childrens Hospice, Cardiff, Sth Wales

Christmas Eve - Peace Light taken to Penual Baptist Chapel, Loughor, Sth Wales

Further details to follow

Scotland

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light arrives in Glasgow

Tue 19th Dec tba - Kilsyth Methodist Church, Low Craigends, Glasgow

Wed 20th Dec tba - South Queensferry, Edinburgh

Thu 21st Dec tba - Liberton Kirk, Queensferry, Edinburgh

Further details to follow

Isle of Man

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light arrives at Isle of Man for local distribution

Further details to follow

Ireland

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light arrives Dublin for distribution across Ireland

Sat 23th Dec - Peace Light passed to County Monaghan, then through the central Counties and north west to Derry and surrounding area.

Further details to follow

 

Tue 19th Dec pm - Peace Light arrives Belfast for distribution North East Ireland

Further details to follow

France

Sun 17th Dec 3.00pm - Peace Light collected by UK Contigent at St Martin's Church, Carvin, Nr Lille

Sun 17th Dec 3.00pm - Peace Light collected by UK Contigent at St Christopher's Church, Tourcoing, Nth Lille

Further details to follow

Boy Scouts of America : Transatlantic Council

Further details to follow

United States of America

Sat 25th Nov 2017 2.00-4.30pm - Our Lady of the Skies, Terminal 4, JFK International Airport

Further details to follow

Canada

Further details to follow

Mexico

Further details to follow

 

 

UK Peacelight Co-Ordinators - Members of the Deep Sea Scouts in Dover liaise with the Austrian representatives to collect and organise the Peace Light distribution through the UK, "click" on the E-Mail logo to contact them direct.

Original Web Page Compiled by "G@Z" 9/2001

Last Updated 24-12-2017