The Nerja Anglican Church Christmas Carol Service was a great success – attended by over 200 Nerja residents

Filed under : British Consulate, Charity & Community Work, Nerja Office

Yesterday's Carol Service at St Michael’s Church ('Iglesia de San Miguel') in Nerja was a great success. Organised by the Naomi Diestro, of local law firm sponsors  De Cotta McKenna y Santafé , in conjunction with the Reverend Geoff Johnston, Priest in Charge of the Anglican Parish of Nerja and Almuñécar, the service was attended by over 200 people from the local Nerja community and heralded the start of the Christmas season in the town.

The carol service included:

  • Rosslyn Crotty. M.B.E. British Vice Consul as one of the readers
  • Reverend Geoff Johnston, leading readings and choirs
  • 'O Holy Night' sung by The Tropical Tones Barber Shop Choir  
  • ‘Silent Night’ solo sung by Elodie Diamond
  • J Rutter's ‘Christmas Lullaby’ J Rutter's (Clear in the darkness) sung by the CoraXalia International choir
  • Everyone enjoyed mince pies, festive muffins and mulled wine, under the generous supervision of Naomi Diestro
  • Over 600 euros was raised for The Sisters of the Good Samaritan for the Nerja Residential Care Home for the Elderly