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Songs of Praise

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from Clifton
The village of Clifton sits on the edge of the Avon Gorge, just ten minutes walk from
Bristol's city centre. It is best known for Brunei's famous suspension bridge, built over 100 years ago, and more recently for its Roman
Catholic Cathedral of St Peter and St Paul, the newest cathedral in Britain, where
Christians from the area have come together to sing their favourite hymns.
Cliff Michelmore comes to Clifton to hear about the wedding that almost didn't take place. Granville and Sandra Sykes postponed their engagement when Granville contracted cancer and entered hospital for extensive treatment. He tells the amazing story of how God sustained him through his darkest hours.
Christ is made the sure foundation (Westminster Abbey); God is love, let heaven adore him (Abbot's
Leigh); Lord. for tomorrow and its needs (Providence); Jesus Christ you sacrificed; Great is thy faithfulness; When I survey the wondrous cross (Rockingham); Let all mortal flesh keep silence (Picardy); Thy hand, 0 God, has guided (Thornbury);
Conductor CHRISTOPHER WALKER Researcher LELIA GUINERY-GREEN Producer ERNEST REA
Series producer STEPHEN WHITTLE BBC Bristol
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Contributors

Unknown: Cliff Michelmore
Unknown: Sandra Sykes
Conductor: Christopher Walker
Conductor: Researcher Lelia

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