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Condolence message on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II from the Bishop of Kigeme
The image of the letter above reads: To our beloved friends in the United Kingdom and the extended family in the Commonwealth. Kigeme, the 09th September 2022 RE: CONDOLENCE...
Bishop Debbie’s Sermon from Evensong at Winchester Cathedral – 11 September 2022
In 2002, her late Majesty said the following words: ‘I know just how much I rely on my faith to guide me through the good times and the bad....
Images from Hampshire’s Proclamation reading to announce the start of the reign of King Charles III
Today we join with the whole nation and friends across the world in expressing our sorrow at the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Amidst the pain and grief...
St Peter’s Grounds Reimagined
In 2020, St Peter’s churchyard in Bournemouth town centre was so overgrown and unruly, with brambles and rhododendrons obscuring pathways and gravestones, creating a hotspot for anti-social behaviour.
One thousand Christians invited to assemble in Bordon
A drive-in cinema and former parade ground will be transformed into a venue for a thousand voices on the afternoon of Saturday 10 September.
Holy Trinity, Millbrook: Statement
Sadly, the Parish of Millbrook has seen its congregation numbers dwindle to single figures over the last 20 years. Their location beside the busy A35 Millbrook Road has seen...
All Saints Church, Odiham, held a free community event last Sunday (31st July) at the local recreation ground. Everyone was welcome and there was everything from Sumo suits, bouncy castles,...
Diocese of Winchester receives £1.59 million in funding to support church growth
The Diocese of Winchester has been awarded £1.59m to grow the church community in Basingstoke. The new funding from the Church of England’s Strategic Development Fund (SDF) will go...