Category Archives: Church

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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A message from Revd Dr Michael Lakey

On Monday 8th August at 7.30pm, Bishop Colin will formally welcome me into my new role as Curate in Charge (Associate Team Vicar) of the Bridge Group of parishes at a licensing service at Dorchester Abbey.  As you can imagine, … Continue reading

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Queen’s 90th Birthday Family Church Service – Reminder

Don’t forget that tomorrow, St Mary’s Church will be celebrating Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th Birthday. Everyone is invited for the special Family Service, which will start at 10am. The church will be decked in Red, White and Blue flowers … Continue reading

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Queen’s 90th Birthday Family Church Service

On Sunday 5th June 2016, St Mary’s Church will be celebrating the Queen’s 90th Birthday at the Family Service. Everyone is invited to join us for the special Family Service, which will start at 10am. The church will be decked … Continue reading

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Long & Little Wittenham Churches Blogged

The blogger The Church Explorer recently visited St Mary Long Wittenham and St Peter Little Wittenham.  You can read his blog posts here: St Mary Long Wittenham St Peter Little Wittenham

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