Statement re: air accident near Waddesdon

FOLLOWING today’s air accident near Waddesdon in Buckinghamshire, the Revd Mary Cruddas, the Team Vicar of the Schorne Benefice which includes St Michael and All Angel’s in Waddesdon, said: “St Michael and All Angel’s Church in Waddesdon remains open for prayer. Everyone is welcome to light a candle and hot drinks will be available at the back of the church. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone involved in this incident.”

The Rt Revd Alan Wilson, the Bishop of Buckingham praised Mary for rushing to the incident as soon as she heard it had happened. He said: “I was shocked to hear of this tragic incident. Our love and prayers are with the friends and families of all those involved and the emergency services for their wonderful work reacting to this emergency.”