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Open Evening, St. Leonard's, Little Downham. St. Leonard's Open Evening

This event was held to highlight the part the parish church played in the secular life of the village, as well as its religious role. Speakers addressed the the financial realities of the church, listed the long line of incumbents, and before the Vicar placed St. Leonard's firmly at the center of local life. A CD of the speeches is available from: downham-archive@hotmail.co.uk. The picture shows Chris Seekings, Baptist minister and chair of the Local History Group, introducing the evening.