notices

What's coming up at Platt

In addition to our regular church activities, there are other events at Platt and around the local area. Details of these can be found below.

If you’d like to receive a weekly email about these events, then please sign-up here.

Reach the City Prayer meeting

  • Sunday 1 March
  • 7:30pm
  • Holy Trinity Platt - Room 3

Coronavirus Updates

You’ll naturally be aware of the fast moving situation with Coronavirus. We’re regularly monitoring and reviewing aspects of church life.

Read the latest updates here.

Open for private prayer

  • Every Sunday
  • 3:00-4:00pm
  • Holy Trinity Platt

We’ve taken steps to ensure everyone’s safety. Just turn up at any point during that time.

Sunday Evening Zoom Seminar

  • Sunday 5 July
  • 7:30pm
  • Online

Our Sunday evening zoom seminars continue this week at 7:30pm. As we reach over 100 days of lockdown, what does it look like to live in community with one another when we can’t see each other as we’d like to. How do we speak hope about community even in the current situation? Sarah will be sharing a few thoughts, and helping us think about it together. Contact us for the Zoom link.

Christianity Explored

  • Monday 6 July
  • 7:30-8:30pm
  • Online

Get in touch for the zoom link. Invite a friend and come with them. This week we will be looking at ‘Jesus: Man, Myth or God?’.

Church Prayer Gathering

  • Tuesday 7 July
  • 8:00pm
  • Online

Join us on Zoom to pray for Reach the City and what’s coming up this month. Get in touch for the zoom link. 

Praying together

  • Every Thursday
  • 8:30am and 4:30pm
  • Online

Contact us for the Zoom link. You are very welcome to come to one session, or all of them. 

"Keep Manchester Tidy" Initiative

  • Wednesday 15 July
  • 10:00am-2:00pm
  • Platt Fields Park

As part of the ‘Love Manchester Parks’ week, there is a community litter pick in Platt Fields Park. A team will be outside the Lakeside Centre with equipment and guidance will be provided. Coronavirus safety measures will be in action.

Friends International Outreach Training Webinars

  • Saturdays from June-August
  • 11:00am-12:15pm
  • Online

Friends International Manchester would like to invite you and your church to join this summer’s Training Webinars given by FI, UCCF and other experienced trainers. You can find more information and sign up here.

Request for book donations

Please drop any donations off at the shop.

Shopping for you

One of our congregation members Stef Benstead has been working on an initiative called Shopping For You through a Community Interest Company called Liberty Farm – looking to help the sick and disabled and those with restricted access to shopping and/or particular dietary needs.  
Stef is looking for both volunteers and to spread the awareness of this service – please visit the website here if you would benefit or feel you would like to know more about helping.

Spotify Playlist

Hardship Fund

Our hardship team is now up and running and people have begun to benefit from it. If you’d like to know more please contact hardship@plattchurch.org.

Manchester City Council Response Team

Manchester City Council have set up a response team to assist those who live alone, are struggling to make ends meet, are self-isolating or are generally in need of advice or support. We’ve been encouraged to help make it known as widely as possible. If this would be useful to you or someone you know, please do contact them. To find out more, visit their website here.

L'Arche Live-in Assistants

L’Arche Manchester are looking to fill vacancies for Live-in Care and Support Assistants. For more information on the post and how to apply, see the pdf here.

Pray100

For more information or to sign up, visit the website here. 

Compass Hike

  • Saturday 21 March
  • 9:30pm
  • Holy Trinity Platt Car Park

A moderate 8 mile hike in North Wales. Please bring a waterproof jacket, suitable footwear and a packed lunch.

If you wish to come, please let Jacqueline know at compass@plattchurch.org, including whether you will need or are able to offer a lift.