St Laurence's has aptly been called ‘the Cathedral of the Marches.’ It is the largest parish church in Shropshire and the twelfth largest in England.
Discover this magnificent building and its history, with our guided tour. ...read more...
Ludlow Palmers is the short name for The Conservation Trust for St Laurence, Ludlow, which is a registered charity, No. 1114678.
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St Laurence, Ludlow
St Laurence's is open to visit 10:00am to 5:00pm
throughout the year. Read more
From time to time access may be limited because of services or other events.
Visitors are asked to contribute to church funds at the time of their visit. You may also wish to contribute specifically to the conservation of St Laurence's. See the donate panel below or ...read more...
The Last Crusade? British Wartime Use of Crusading Rhetoric and Imagery, 1914-1945.
Thursday 20 January 2022
Ludlow Methodist Church
Why did British government propaganda, ministers in the Church of England, and members of the public mobilise the imagery of the medieval crusades in the First World War? What did they hope to gain through equating a modern struggle of machine guns, tanks and barbed wire with the supposed chivalry, cavalry charges and armoured knights of the Middle Ages? ...read more...
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