Due to Covid restrictions and Omicron, St Michael’s Church (Grade II listed) in Abberley is locked 48 hours before and 48 hours after each service to ensure the safety of the people who visit the Church. During the 48 hours that the Church was locked after the service on Sunday 23 January 2022 and Wednesday 26 January 2022, someone broke the chain on the hasp on the front door and gained entry to the Church. 15 chairs and one of the stones on the floor are now damaged. The incident will be reported to the Police.
If you have any information regarding this vandalism, please call the Police on 101.