The Church of St James the Greater, Leicester was one of the first parish churches to have a presence on the internet. Originally appearing on the 6th May 1997 the site continues to provide information for parishoners and visitors from around the world and still regularly receives a large number of "hits" every week.

Cookie Policy

Cookies are small text files that are saved to your computer and are used to enable certain functionality within the site. This site makes use of the following persistant cookies:

  • SiteType - to remember whether you wish to view the Desktop or Mobile site (24 hours)
  • CookiesAgreed - to remember if you have agreed to these cookies being saved (365 days)

If you wish to remove these cookies, please click this button

We do not use cookies to collect or store personally identifiable information about you.

If you wish to restrict or block the use of cookies on your computer when you visit our website, you can do this through your browser settings. The "Help" function within your browser should give details of how to manage cookies and how to delete cookies already on your computer.

For further information on cookies and how you can control how these are used, you can visit

Tools and Design

This site has been built using the following tools and methodology

  • The best text editor there is, Ultraedit
  • PHP
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • SQL
Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict Valid CSS!

Pages on this site have been validated for XHTML(strict) and CSS and should therefore work as expected in all modern webbrowsing software.

However, for the best experience, I recommend the use of Opera or Firefox.


The fine resources of Stu Nicholls on his excellent site CSS Play

Lokesh Dhakar for his Fullsize Image Overlays Lightbox JS


Unless otherwise indicated, the copyright of most of the photographs on this site belongs to me. If you wish to use them elsewhere, please contact me first. I will normally be happy to give permission and I can provide the original high-resolution versions if required.


Since 2010, the recordings on this site have been made using the following equipment.

  • Behringer C-2 - Stereo matched-pair of microphones
  • M-Audio MicroTrack II digital recorder

Recordings before 2010 were made using

  • Sony ECM-MS907 stereo microphone
  • An external pre-amplifier
  • Sharp MD-MT80H minidisc recorder
  • A modified Sony MDS-SP55 minidisc deck, with digital optical interface
MCPS logo

Available CD's are registered under the MCPS limited availabilty licencing scheme.

And finally...

If you have need of a website for your club, society, church or small business and you like what you have seen here, please get in touch and I should be able to give you a reasonable quote.


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