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Harvest Supper – Saturday 30th September

Don’t forget to purchase your tickers for The Friends of St Mary’s Church Long Wittenham Harvest Supper at the Village Hall on Saturday 30th September starting at 7pm. The evening will include live music from local band Eclectica and the … Continue reading

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Harvest Supper – Saturday 30th September

The Friends of St Mary’s Church Long Wittenham will be holding the annual Harvest Supper at the Village Hall on Saturday 30th September starting at 7pm. The evening will include live music from local band Eclectica and the Church Raffle … Continue reading

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Ride & Stride for Churches – 9th September

Oxfordshire Historic Church Trust organises an annual Ride and Stride sponsored event to raise essential funds to repair, restore and improve the county’s churches.  This year’s event takes place on 9th September and local families are encouraged to take part. … Continue reading

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New Chairman For Church Friends

The Friends of St Mary’s Church – the support group for the 12th century parish church in Long Wittenham – has a new chairman and secretary.  Dominic Jarman replaces Jeremy Croxson who has been the chairman for 11 years and … Continue reading

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Ascension Day Service on The Clumps

The Bishop of Dorchester will be preaching and presiding at a Eucharist to celebrate Ascension Day at the top of Wittenham Clumps at 7:30pm this evening (25th May).  All are welcome.  The same service will also be offered in St … Continue reading

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The Bells Will Ring Out

St Mary’s Churchwarden writes …. You will, I hope, have seen the notices around the village and in The Bridge about the service pattern in the Parish changing slightly.  As a bonus consequence of this our wonderful bell ringers will … Continue reading

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Bridge Group Churches Service Changes

Please note that some changes have been made to the service pattern for the churches that make up the Bridge Group starting in March. For details see the timetable of services.

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St Mary’s Fund Raising

Residents will be pleased to hear that planning permission has recently been granted for much needed new facilities at St Mary’s Church including an extension to the north aisle to provide a WC with wheelchair access. Now the task of … Continue reading

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Friends of St Mary’s Book Sale

Don’t miss the big bargain book sale at St Mary’s Church Long Wittenham on Saturday 17th September 2016 between 10am and Noon.  Hundreds of books, DVDs and CDs are available, all at the bargain price of 20p each or six … Continue reading

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New Vicar Licensing Service – 8th August 2016

All parishioners in The Bridge Group of Churches are invited to a service to mark the new ministry of The Reverend Michael Lakey in the Dorchester Team with the Right Reverend Colin Fletcher, Bishop of Dorchester and the Venerable Judy … Continue reading

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