200 years in Wigston

Bicentenial Facelift


A history of Methodism in Wigston Magna in six chapters.

The Church will be open from 10am – 4pm , No charge , Refreshments from each era will be available alongside tea ,coffee and biscuits.

2nd February – 1818-1886 The Beginnings

30th March – 1886-1945 Buildings for the future

25th May26th May – 1945-1983 Growth and Decline

3rd August – 4th August 1983-1990 Uniting for the Future

21st September -1990-2019 Life as WMMC

16th November -2019 and beyond A vision for the future

Each exhibition will look at what was happening in the Country, in Wigston Magna and how individual Methodists and the Churches responded to gods love in their context.

At each exhibition there will be opportunity to contribute to the vision for the future of the church.