Past Events

Saturday 26th November - Illuminate Bromsgrove

Working in partnership with Bromsgrove District Council and Artrix Outreach Officer TC Peppercorn, Friends facilitated a Lantern Parade from the High Street to St John's.

Over 300 people attended the parade which finished in St John's where the Horn section from the Orchestra of St John's played Christmas Music.


17th to 20th November 2016 - Bromsgrove Christmas Markets  

Friends were thrilled to again host the Christmas Markets in Bromsgrove to coincide with the Christmas Light Switch On, this year held over 4 days.   

Christmas Markets 2016

Held in the Event Space on Bromsgrove High Street our markets stall filled with local traders. 

Read all about the Christmas Markets in the Bromsgrove Standard


Tuesday 4th October 2016 

We welcomed John Pilkington back to St John's for his latest talk.

John Pilkington 4th October

Further details about John, his adventures and his talks are available 

Thursday 14th April 2016 

John Pilkington - A Balkan Adventure. The story of an adventurous journey from Trieste to Istanbul.

Friday 20th & Saturday 21st November 2015

Friends of St John's organised and hosted Bromsgrove's first Christmas Market in the High Street. The event was held in conjunction with Bromsgrove District Council's Christmas Light Switch On. 

Shakespeare in St John's

On 12th June 2015 the Festival Players gave an "outstanding performance" of William Shakespeare's As You Like It. Read the Bromsgrove Standard Review We hope that the Festival Players will return next year with another performance.