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Advent and Christmas Services

Notices in brief...

For all the notices and more information, please see our Notices page

Carols at The Running Horse, Littleton

On Thursday 13th December starting at 7pm, patrons of The Running Horse will be entertained by Carol Singing (with a chance to join in).  If you are interested in being one of the Carol Singers, please contact the Benefice Office on 01962 880 845 or office@downsbenefice.org.uk.  Otherwise, do come along, join in and get into the spirit of Christmas.

'Carols on the Green'

Monday 17th December - 6pm

Start the countdown to Christmas and come along to Woodman Close, Sparsholt at 6pm on Monday 17th December to sing Carols.

Advent Compline with Music - led by Dale Webb

Friday 21st December - 6.30pm

St Peter and Holy Cross, Wherwell

For full details please click Advent_Compline_-_21st_December_2018.

Alpha is coming!

Starts 13th January 2019.

For more details, please click Alpha_Course_-_January_2019

Benefice Baptism Team

Would you be interested in becoming part of the Baptism Team?

For more details please see  Notices

Parish Magazine Deadline

Copy for February/March edition of the Benefice Parish Magazine should be submitted by 12.00 noon - 7th January.

Day

Date

Time

Place

Service

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday

2nd Dec

10am

St Catherine’s, Littleton

Posada Service

Sunday

2nd Dec

5.30pm

St Peter & Holy Cross, Wherwell

Candlelight Service following Advent Fair

Wednesday

5th Dec

6.30pm

St Catherine’s, Littleton

Advent Compline

Sunday

9th Dec

6pm

St Stephen’s, Sparsholt with Lainston

Carol Service

Wednesday

12th Dec

12.30pm

St Mary’s, Crawley

Arqiva Carol Service

Sunday

16th Dec

4pm

St Mary the Less, Chilbolton

Carol Service

Sunday

16th Dec

6pm

St Mary’s, Crawley

Carol Service

Sunday

16th Dec

6pm

St Catherine’s, Littleton

Carol Service

Monday

17th Dec

6pm

Woodman Close, Sparsholt

‘Carols on the Green’

Friday

21st Dec

6.30pm

St Peter & Holy Cross, Wherwell

Advent Compline with Music

Sunday

23rd Dec

10am

St Mary the Less, Chilbolton

Benefice Communion

Monday

24th Dec

2.30pm

St Peter & Holy Cross, Wherwell

Crib Service

Monday

24th Dec

4pm

St Mary the Less, Chilbolton

Crib Service

Monday

24th Dec

4pm

St Catherine’s, Littleton

Crib Service

Monday

24th Dec

4pm

St Stephen’s, Sparsholt with Lainston

Crib Service

Monday

24th Dec

4.30pm

St Mary’s, Crawley

Posada Service

Monday

24th Dec

11.15pm

St Peter & Holy Cross, Wherwell

Midnight Service

Monday

24th Dec

11.30pm

St Stephen’s, Sparsholt with Lainston

Midnight Service

Tuesday

25th Dec

8am

St Mary’s, Crawley

Holy Communion

Tuesday

25th Dec

10am

St Catherine’s, Littleton

Family Communion

Tuesday

25th Dec

10am

St Mary the Less, Chilbolton

Family Service

Tuesday

25th Dec

10am

St Stephen’s, Sparsholt with Lainston

Family Service

Tuesday

25th Dec

10am

St Peter & Holy Cross, Wherwell

Family Service

Tuesday

25th Dec

10am

St Mary’s, Crawley

Family Service with Nativity Play by the Sunday School

Sunday

30st Dec

10am

St Stephen’s, Sparsholt with Lainston

Benefice Family Communion