19-year-old Nathan Bates was found dead in Burslem on October 11th. Today around 700 people attended his funeral at Swan Bank Methodist Church, family and friends alike. The former Co-op Academy student was described as having ‘A heart of Gold’ and was his father’s ‘Pride and joy’. During the service, donations were taken in order to fundraise for the neonatal unit at Royal Stoke University Hospital.
Browsing: Swan Bank Methodist Church
Prince Charles’s visit to Burslem this week saw people in the town sharing lots of photographs and videos on social networking site Twitter.
Here’s a selection from a wonderful day in the Mother Town.
A group of people from a local church went reverse trick or treating and handed out sweets to residents in Burslem.
The group from Swan Bank Methodist Church took “bags of hope”, which contained sweets and leaflets about the church to homes on the Park Estate last night (October 31)