Burton

Our vision is for a Community, in the Community, for the Community. Our community is built upon of small groups of people from all backgrounds meeting around the town who share God's love with everyone they meet and make a positive impact in their neighbourhood.

Our weekly LifeGroups in Burton have continued to grow and we now have meetings on Tuesday and Wednesday nights. Matt & Lou lead the Tuesday group and John & Julie the Wednesday group.


We're really excited about what God is going to do in Burton. We are gathering a team of passionate worshippers who have a heart to serve God in this great town. Our vision is for a community built on small groups of people from all backgrounds meeting around the town that will encourage each other to fulfil their destiny in Christ Jesus through passionate worship; gifts of the spirit and applying Jesus' teaching to our daily lives.

Matt & Louise Waring Burton Leaders

January 2018

We're excited to announce that in January 2018 we are looking to launch our first Sunday meetings in Burton. Further details about this exciting news will be available soon. If you'd like to find out more please do get in touch!


Alpha

Alpha

We are in the early stages of planning our next Alpha Course which we aim to start in February 2018. The Alpha course is an opportunity for anyone to explore the Christian faith in a relaxed, non-threatening manner over 7-10 thought-provoking weekly sessions. It's low key, friendly and fun. You're not on your own either. More than 29 million people worldwide have tried Alpha in 169 countries and 112 languages. The Alpha course runs in churches, homes, schools, universities and prisons. Our course will take place on Tuesday evenings. You can book in for this course here.
To find out more about Alpha click here.


Keep In Touch

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Sunday Mornings

We are currently a church plant of Jubilee Church Derby and our Sunday mornings are held there. However, we are so excited about what God is doing in the wider church in Burton and in Januray 2018 plan to have regular Sunday celebrations in the Town.

If you would like more information on the above please contact: burton@jubilee.org.uk or
03000 110 121


Burton-on-Trent

Burton upon Trent, also known as Burton-on-Trent or simply Burton, is a town straddling the River Trent in the east of Staffordshire; it is the largest town in the National Forest with a population of approximately 65,000.

Located in the Heart of England with its rich industrial heritage and international reputation as the capital of British brewing, Burton is a fantastic place to live or just to visit. Hand in hand with the industrial heritage, you will discover some of the most beautiful countryside in the Midlands with lush fields and pretty villages, award-winning restaurants and cosy pubs alongside the River Trent and the meandering canal network.

The town is home to Burton Albion FC and is also the location of the English National Football Centre (St George’s Park) which was opened in 2012 by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

History

Burton is best known for its heritage in brewing and was once home to over a dozen breweries in its heyday. To this day beer is still brewed in the town by Marstons. Another famous local brand is Marmite - also located in the town, which owes its existence to the breweries. In fact, the manufacturing process was invented by accident in the late 19th Century by a German scientist, Justus Liebig. He discovered that brewer's yeast, could be concentrated, bottled and eaten. In 1902 the Marmite Food Company was founded in Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, where the raw material was readily available, a by product of Burton's successful brewing heritage.

Burton initially grew up around the Abbey, which was one of the most important religious centres in medieval Staffordshire. When Burton Bridge was constructed it became an important crossing point of the River Trent. It was the site of two important battles, first in 1322 when Edward III defeated the rebel Earl of Lancaster and also in 1643 when the royalists captured the town during the First English Civil War. The manor house was extended by Sir William Paget and his descendants, who also facilitated the extension of the River Trent Navigation to Burton. By the Early Modern Period Burton had grown into a busy market town.

For more on the history of Burton visit: burton-on-trent.org.uk

Matt Waring
Matt & Louise Waring

Matt Waring
John & Julie Batten

Contact Us

burton@jubilee.org.uk
03000 110 121

Joining Us

If you have a passion for Burton & the surrounding areas and would like to explore further the opportunity to join us, we'd love to hear from you! Please use the contact details above to get in touch. You'll find some more details about living in Burton below. We'd really advise coming to visit before you make any concrete plans, to get a feel for the location etc! We look forward to meeting you!

Useful Links

For more information about what goes on in Burton and places to stay please check out the links below.

East Staffordshire Borough Council - The local council website. Here you can find out the latest on what is happening in Burton, links to the local bus routes, job opportunities, schools, and lots more.

Tourist Information

Burton Mail - Find out about the local news, job opportunities, houses for sale, sport news and more.

BBC Stoke & Staffordshire

The National Forest - Some of the most beautiful forests and woodlands in England.

Burton & South Derbyshire College

Marstons Brewery

Toyota

Places to stay

There are a large number of hotels in Burton here are a few of them.

Mecure

Premier Inn

Holiday Inn Express

Hilton Hotels

Travelodge

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