This is the official website of The Downs Benefice Winchester, Hampshire.

Future Months

Notices in brief...

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

Final Spring Meditation at Wherwell Church

3rd June 2018 at 6pm

Please see our Notices  page for further information

The return of Cantores Episcopi - songs for a Summer Afternoon

Saturday 9th June, 3pm, St Catherine's Church Room, Littleton

Please see our Notices  page for further information

Save the dates 

9th June - 12 noon to 3pm - Wherwell Church Fete

24th June - afternoon - Wherwell Open Gardens

24th June - afternoon - Littleton Open Gardens, cream teas

30th June - 12.30-3.30pm - Chilbolton Church Fete and Village BBQ

30th June - 1.00-4.00pm - Sparsholt Village Fete

17th November - Charity Gift Fair, Crawley Village Hall. More info to follow.

Benjamin Britten

'WAR REQUIEM'

Saturday 23rd June 2018

7.30pm

Winchester Cathedral

In support of the Royal British Legion

Please see War_Req_Poster_rev1 for full details

Parish Magazine Deadline

Copy for August/September edition of the Benefice Parish Magazine should be submitted by 12.00 noon - 9 July.

<< Current Month's Sunday Services

 

A very warm welcome to all the services in The Downs Benefice of St. Mary the Less Chilbolton (Ch), St. Mary's Crawley (Cr), St. Catherine's Littleton (Li), St. Stephen's with Lainston Sparsholt (Sp) and St. Peter and Holy Cross Wherwell (Wh)

NB: this website is updated weekly, but please check services with the Benefice Office: Tel: +44 1962 880845

   

Sunday Services for June

Services for Sunday 3rd June

The First Sunday after Trinity

10.00am (Sp) Morning Service
10.00am (Wh) Family Communion
6.00pm (Wh) Spring Meditations

Services for Sunday 10th June

The Second Sunday after Trinity

11.00am   Benefice Service and Picnic at Northwood Park

Services for Sunday 17th June

The Third Sunday after Trinity

8.00am (Cr) Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00am (Ch) Family Communion (CW)
10.00am (Li) Morning Worship 
10.00am (Sp) Matins
10.00am (Wh) Family Service
6.00pm (Li) Peace Wholeness

 

 

 

 

 

Services for Sunday 24th June

The Fourth Sunday after Trinity - St John the Baptist

8.00am (Wh) Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00am (Cr) 4th Sunday Worship with Sunday School
10.00am (Li) Family Communion
10.00am (Sp) Family Communion
6.00pm (Ch) Benefice Evensong