Great Yarmouth Event Information

The Blessing of the Nets Service and Herring Snack

Sunday 2nd October 2011
Venue: St. Nicholas Church

A special blessing to celebrate the medieval tradition of Blessing the Nets before fishermen of the town and to pray for them before they went to sea. A service including sea songs from the Masquers followed by a herring snack (cooked, rollmop and marinated herrings and potato salad).

Tickets for the Snack are £5 and available from Brahams, Market Row.

In aid of the organ and fabric of St Nicholas Church

For more information call Paul Davies on 01493 843647


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