Tactile tour of chruch at Edgeley JUn e 2015


undefinedSt Matthew's church in Edgeley, Stockport, is open to visitors for a ‘tactile tour' from 6pm on Tuesday 23 June. The tour is intended to be a multi-sensory experience – a chance to explore the fine Grade II-listed Victorian church and all its artefacts through sight, sound, smell, taste and touch.

Visitors to St Matthew’s, in , Grenville Street, Edgeley, SK3 9EE, will be able to splash their hands in the font, touch stained glass windows, hear different types of music, and examine historic church artefacts.

Free and open to all, the event is particularly accessible to people with a sight loss or are in a wheelchair.

The parish is running the event in partnership with its friends at Walthew House – Stockport’s centre for people with sight and hearing loss.

For more information, email Pam Robinson, the parish’s community development manager
pamrobinson1966@gmail.com or phone her on 07909 903864.