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Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound...

John Newton

On 1st January 2023, John Newton spoke those infamous words at St Peter and St Paul’s Church, Olney.

Now, nearly 250 years later, it is one of the most famous hymns of the world! Over 2022-2023, the whole world will be celebrating this hymn.

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Our Museum building remains CLOSED.  We are opening our gardens on limited entry.  The Cowper & Newton Museum gardens will be open to welcome you on Wednesday 5th August 10.30 – 12.15 and Saturday 8th August 10.30 – 12.15

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