WW1: Civic Memorial Service

A service was held on 10th August, at St John’s Church, Staveley, to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the Great War. The service was conducted by the Rev. Stephen Jones, Rector of Staveley, and was attended by the Mayor of Chesterfield, the High Sheriff of Derbyshire, dignitaries and community representatives. Music was provided by the Ireland Colliery Band and the St John’s Choir.