Church trip

A TRIP is being organised by church leaders to famous Burghley House.

It was the home of Robert Cecil, the most important royal courtier during the reigns of English monarchs Elizabeth I and James I, and the trip takes place on October 18, leaving St John’s church at 9am and returning after evensong at Derby Cathedral at 8pm.

Coach tcikets, available from Don Sparkes on 01298 25134, are £15, and entry to the house will be at a group rate payable on the day.