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St. Andrew's Church

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Address: Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 2TR, England
Phone Number: +44 1752 661414
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a beautiful church

The minster church is a lovely church, we went in there for a large meeting it was lovely and warm and the members hospitable, tea and coffee on arrival. It is a beautiful church... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Plymouth, United Kingdom

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The minster church is a lovely church, we went in there for a large meeting it was lovely and warm and the members hospitable, tea and coffee on arrival. It is a beautiful church and a great place to worship

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

I saw Heather peace here in Sept 2015. It was freezing they left the door open the whole gig, And made us queue outside while they had a service between the soundcheck and gig. I just found the staff very unhelpful and the fact it was so cold put me off

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Helston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I visited this church when I went to Plymouth. It is free to get in and has some beautiful stained glass windows. The people there are really friendly and are welcoming and know their history of the church.

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Well Worth a visit - the stain glass windows are beautiful and so colourful. There is interesting history associated with the church with friendly and staff to share information with you.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Very little was left of the original church after the bombing of WWII, The rebuilt church is attractive though not spectacular. One of the church volunteers was very personable and eager to share his knowledge of the history of the building.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

We came here recently for a big funeral and lying against the steps in front of the small right hand altar at the east end was an impressive but slightly incongruous grey metal frame in the shape of a flat cross set with many hundreds of individual light, one for each of Plymouth's WWII civilian victims of the bombing. Apparently... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

A beautiful church in the middle of Plymouth City Centre. Open every day. Wander round on your own or talk to people who will tell you a bit about the history of this building. Small shop with cards and gifts etc

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

The church carefully explains how the WWII bombing of Plymouth impacted the church and what was done to rebuildt an ancient foundation.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Reduced to a shell by the Blitz, this exquisitly restored church is an excellent example of Gilbert Scott's architecture with clean deocration and a fabtastic set of Piper stained glass windows/ Excellent acoustics makre this a fine venue for what is nb active abd lively building.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

As a musician and musical director this stunning venue is a brilliant setting for concerts. Definitely worth a visit if ever in the location. Some of the staff can be a little prickly, which makes it a little award sometime but generally they are very helpful and will endeavour to assist on any way they can.

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