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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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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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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

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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Rogation Sunday – 1st May

Rogation Sunday is the traditional day for agricultural communities to ask God to bless crops that are being sown and to bless us with a good harvest later in the year. You are all invited to join us for 10am … Continue reading

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A more colourful village

Next spring and summer new splashes of colour will brighten up the village. Members of Wittenham Vision have planted 6,000 daffodil, snow drop and fritillary bulbs in grass verges along Didcot Road, High Street, the Cross, bus stop, war memorial, … Continue reading

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