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Ilford and Hampstead Seventh-day Adventist Church unite to fundraise

PUBLISHED: 11:34 10 April 2014 | UPDATED: 11:50 10 April 2014

Pastor Harrison Mburani said the mission of the church is to

Pastor Harrison Mburani said the mission of the church is to "meet the spiritual, physical, social and emotional needs of the people in Redbridge" at the official opening last month. Here he is pictured meeting Cllr Tania Solomon, deputy mayor of Redbridge. Photo credit: Serena Francis

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A Seventh-day Adventist church in Redbridge has been approached by its Hampstead counterpart offering to help raise funds for several new projects.

The Ilford Central Seventh-day Adventist Church only moved into its new Coventry Road home last November.

However, those connected with the church are now keen to set about funding improvements, such as disabled access.

The Hampstead Seventh-day Adventist Church in Haverstock Hill, recently offered its services on hearing about Ilford Central’s wish to improve its new home.

Serena Francis, of Romford, and a church member said: “Hampstead Seventh-day wanted to come to our church and host an evening of music to help us.

“They heard about our plans. We want to have lifts in the building at the moment it is not fully accessible.”

The free concert on Saturday April 19 will feature two choirs, tenor soloist Bobby Carr, soprano soloist Jennifer Phillips, and the Hampstead Adventist Church’s Millennium Orchestra.

Money will be raised through DVD sales of the acts performing at the event, and

The Easter Concert on Saturday April 19 starts 6.45pm at Ilford Central Seventh-day Adventist Church, 14-16 Coventry Road, Ilford, IG1 4QR. Entry is free and refreshments will be available.


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