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Christmas Services

Notices in brief...

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

SAFEGUARDING

Contacts:

NSPCC - For adults concerned about a child: 0808 800 5000

ChildLine - For children and young people on: 0800 1111

Action on Elder Abuse helpline: 0808 808 8141

24-hour National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247

NAPAC – Offer support and advice to adult survivors of childhood abuse: 0808 801 0331

Stop It Now – preventing child sexual abuse: 0808 1000 900

Cruse – bereavement helpline: 0808 808 1677

Christmas Services

Please either see here or on the dedicated page for full details. Christmas_Services_-_2019

Citizens Advice - Winchester District

has now officially opened its doors at their new location on Colebrook Street in Winchester, next to Winchester City Council offices. 

If you need advice you can visit the office during the following times:

Monday: 10:00-16:00

Tuesday 10:00-13:00

Wednesday 10:00-16:00

Thursday 10:00-16:00

Friday 10:00-13:00

Or alternatively call the Adviceline on: 03444 111 306

or visit www.citizensadvice.org.uk 

Parish Magazine Deadline

Copy for February/March edition of the Benefice Parish Magazine should be submitted by 12.00 noon - Friday 10th January.

 

 

Day

Date

Time

Place

Service

Sun

1st

10am

Littleton

Posada Service

Sun

1st

5.30pm

Wherwell

Advent Candlelight Service following Christmas Fair

Fri

6th

9.15am

Sparsholt

Sparsholt School Christingle Service

 

 

 

 

 

Sun

8th

6pm

Sparsholt

Carol Service

Mon

9th

2.30pm

Flowerdown

‘Carols for All’

Thurs

12th

7pm

Littleton

Advent Compline

Fri

13th

9.30am

Sparsholt

Sparsholt Sch Nativity

Fri

13th

9.30am

Chawley

Chilbolton Pre-School Nativity

Fri

13th

3pm

Farley

Farley Nursery Nativity

 

 

 

 

 

Sun

15th

4pm

Chilbolton

Carol Service

Sun

15th

6pm

Crawley

Carol Service

Mon

16th

10am

Littleton

Toddler Group Nativity

Tues

17th

2pm

Flowerdown

Christmas Holy Communion

Wed

18th

12.30pm

Crawley

Arqiva Carol Service

Wed

18th

2.30pm

Westholme

Christmas Holy Communion

Thurs

19th

6pm

Wherwell

Wherwell School Christmas Service

 

 

 

 

 

Sun

22th

10am

Crawley

Benefice Communion

Sun

22th

6pm

Littleton

Carol Service

 

 

 

 

 

Tues

24th

2.30pm

Wherwell

Crib Service

Tues

24th

4pm

Chilbolton

Crib Service

Tues

24th

4pm

Littleton

Crib Service

Tues

24th

4pm

Sparsholt

Crib Service

Tues

24th

4.30pm

Crawley

Posada Service

Tues

24th

11.15pm

Chilbolton

Midnight Communion Service

Tues

24th

11.30pm

Sparsholt

Midnight Communion Service

 

 

 

 

 

Wed

25th

8am

Crawley

Christmas Holy Communion

Wed

25th

10am

Littleton

Christmas Family Communion

Wed

25th

10am

Wherwell

Christmas Family Communion

Wed

25th

10am

Chilbolton

Christmas Family Service

Wed

25th

10am

Sparsholt

Christmas Family Service

Wed

25th

10am

Crawley

Christmas Family Service with Nativity Play by the Sunday School

 

 

 

 

 

Sun

29th

10am

Sparsholt

Benefice Family Communion