Category Archives: Press release

Call Out for Entries for ‘Faith in Art’ | Open Summer Exhibition

Faith in Art 2024 | 28 July – 25 August 2024  Leigh Road Baptist Church Welcome Area internal windows, Marguerite Drive, Leigh-on-Sea SS9 1NN. As part of summer Church Leigh Road Baptist Church is aiming to host a ‘Faith in Art’ Open Submission Summer … Continue reading

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Watch General Election Hustings | Southend West and Leigh Constituency

Left to Right: Rev Steve Tinning, Chair, Conservative Party | Anna Firth. Labour Party | David Burton-Sampson. Green Party | Tilly Hogrebe. Reform UK | Peter Little. Robert David John Francis | Independent. Liberal Democrats | Stephen Cummins. Lara Michelle Hurley | … Continue reading

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Time to Talk Day visits Renew Wellbeing at the Living Room, Leigh-on-Sea

The weekly Thursday Renew Wellbeing drop-in at the Living Room, 191 Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea welcomed Darrell Binding, Co-op Member Pioneer for the City of Southend this past Thursday 1 February to mark the UK wide Time to Talk Day. Time … Continue reading

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Southend Foodbank donation drop-off times for Leigh-on-Sea

The LRBC Southend Foodbank Donation Point has now reopened Leigh Road Baptist Church is a donation point for foodstuffs for the Southend Foodbank. If you are able to donate some non-perishable food, you can drop it off at the following times. Open … Continue reading

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Rev Ian Smith welcomed as LRBC’s Associate Minister

Sunday 4 June saw many invited guests and the congregation of Leigh Road Baptist Church officially welcome Rev Ian Smith as an Associate Minister of the church. Rev Claire Blatchford, Regional Minister of the Eastern Baptist Association led the induction … Continue reading

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Renew Wellbeing at the Living Room Celebrates First Anniversary

Leigh Road Baptist Church’s Living Room has recently celebrated the first anniversary of the weekly drop-in wellbeing space called ‘Renew Wellbeing’ on the Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea. ‘Renew Wellbeing at the Living Room’ is a space where people can relax, take … Continue reading

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New Year Leigh-on-Sea: An invitation to explore life and its meaning…

Life & Soul explores the kinds of questions we all ask at times, such as ‘What’s life all about?’ and ‘Is there anybody out there?’ and asks what the Christian faith has to say in response. Gatherings are fun and … Continue reading

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Leigh-on-Sea’s First Eco-Fair opened with a rallying call from Sir David Amess MP

The first-ever Eco-fair in Leigh-on-Sea took place on Saturday 19 October 2019 at the home of Leigh Road Baptist Church (LRBC), Marguerite Drive, Leigh-on-Sea SS9 1NN. The Leigh-on-Sea Eco-Fair was a joint collaboration between Leigh Road Baptist Church and Eco … Continue reading

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Leigh-on-Sea church to host LICC’s ‘Growing a Whole-life Disciplemaking Church’ day conference

Growing a Whole-life Disciplemaking Church Training Day on Saturday 9th November at Leigh Road Baptist Church We are pleased to invite you and those in leadership positions at your church to a training day, run by the London Institute of … Continue reading

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LRBC Pre-school celebrate as OFSTED praise them as ‘Good’ in all areas

A recent visit by OFSTED to Leigh Road Baptist Pre-school saw them state the quality and standards of the early years provision is “Good” across all inspection areas. The report was glowing and a testament to the hard work, care and professionalism put in … Continue reading

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