Church with surprises re–dedicated by Bishop

Faughanvale parishioners’ nine–month exile from their parish church has finally come to an end following the completion of a major restoration project to repair damage caused during last August’s flooding in the North West.

St Canice’s Church – which was one of many properties in Eglinton affected by the downpour – was re–dedicated on Friday evening at a Service of Thanksgiving and Dedication led by the Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, the Rt Rev Ken Good, and the Rector of Faughanvale Parish, the Rev Canon Paul Hoey.

Among those in the congregation were people who had helped redesign and rebuild the…

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