Category Archives: Friends of St Mary’s

The Pirates of Penzance

Opera Anywhere is coming to Long Wittenham to perform Gilbert and Sullivan’s very popular comic opera The Pirates of Penzance for one night only at St Mary’s Church at 7:30 on Saturday 4th May.  The show will be presented by … Continue reading

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Annual Parish Assembly Report

About two dozen people attended the Annual Parish Assembly on Thursday 14th March in the village hall at which representatives of village groups and organisations gave presentations on their activities during the last year and their plans for the future. … Continue reading

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Antiques Evening with Jonty Hearnden – Book Now

There are just four weeks to go until So What’s It Worth? – An evening with Jonty Hearnden, in Long Wittenham Village Hall on Friday 8th March. If you have not yet ordered your tickets, then do so without delay … Continue reading

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So What’s It Worth?

Do you enjoy The Antiques Roadshow, Cash in the Attic or Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is?  Then you won’t want to miss So What’s It Worth? – An evening with Jonty Hearnden, in Long Wittenham Village Hall on … Continue reading

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Big Lunch Update

Members of village groups attended a meeting on Monday 26th November at the Athletics Club to plan for the village Big Lunch which is lined up for Sunday 30th June next year on Bodkin’s Field. The Wittenham Big Lunch will … Continue reading

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Harvest Supper – Saturday 6th October

The Friends of St Mary’s Church Long Wittenham will be holding the annual Harvest Supper at the Village Hall on Saturday 6th October starting at 7pm. The evening will include live music and a donations bar will be provided.  Proceeds … Continue reading

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Church Extension Underway

Residents may have noticed that building works are taking place at St Mary’s Church.  The PCC is building a timber-framed extension out from the north door which will house a disabled accessible toilet and baby-changing unit. PMS Oxford won the … Continue reading

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Friends of St Mary’s AGM

The Friends of St Mary’s will be holding their Annual General Meeting in the church at 8pm on Wednesday 20th June. The charity runs various events throughout the year to raise funds to provide those little extras for the church … Continue reading

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Long Wittenham Man Wins Lottery

A village resident has won a prize in the weekly South Oxfordshire Charitable Lottery which started a few weeks ago.  The man, who wishes to remain anonymous, won £25 with his £1 ticket.  For each ticket he purchases, 50p goes … Continue reading

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Lottery Supports The Friends

The Friends of St Mary’s Long Wittenham has been accepted as a beneficiary of the South Oxfordshire Charitable Lottery. The Friends charity was founded over twenty years ago by a group of Long Wittenham residents who got together to raise … Continue reading

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