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March: Reflections

Sunday 23rd February 2020

I‘ve always been intrigued by ‘bumper stickers’ – those stickers, badges or dangly signs that people put on the back windows or bumpers of their cars to call out messages to anyone who is following them. I think this interest was probably sparked by the ‘I shot JR’ stickers, which yo... Read more »

Rev’d. Martin Hughes

Sunday 16th February 2020

We were sorry to hear of the death of Martin who has served our churches in so many ways over the last 12 years. He died peacefully in his sleep late on Friday 31st January. His funeral will take place on 26th February at 11.30am at St. Peter’s, Bishop’s Waltham. Please pray for Joyce and [&hell... Read more »

February: Reflections from the Rectory

Sunday 26th January 2020

When I was a curate in training (a few years ago now!), I arranged to take a coach load of primary school age children to Dudley Zoo. It was a dismal experience as I recall, for all sorts of reasons, but I think the zoo has since been brought back from the brink.  One of […]... Read more »

Durley Crib Festival

Saturday 14th December 2019

The Festival is open over this weekend at Holy Cross Church. For taster photographs see the Gallery page.... Read more »

Botley’s First Festival of Angels!

Tuesday 3rd December 2019

Friday 6th – Sunday 8th December Angel Trail, Tea Party, Live Music, Gospel Choir – there is so much going on this weekend in and around Botley Church! More details at www.bcd-churches.org.uk/angels... Read more »

Angel Crafts!

Friday 29th November 2019

At our united service on 1 December the Sunday club at All Saints will be making angels ready for Botley’s angel festival weekend: www.bcd-churches.org.uk/angels We’d love you to join us to help make an angel for the display. Any level of skills with scissors and a doily are welcome. Mat... Read more »

Don’t forget the All Saints’ Christmas Fair will be tomorrow: Saturday 30th November from 10.30am -1pm. There will be lots of stalls including Christmas cards, handmade crafts, Usborne books, accessories to name just a few.   Please come along to show your support and do some Christmas shoppin... Read more »

Reverse Advent Calendar

Tuesday 22nd October 2019

Help others by donating an item each day (either in Botley, Cudridge or Durley Church or your own box at home).  Bring your items or box into your nearest church at the beginning of 2020 so they can be donated to the local Food Centre and reach people in need of support. Click here or […]... Read more »

Harvest Goods

Saturday 28th September 2019

Food from our Harvest services will be donated to the local food centres.  All Saints’ Church Harvest Supper will be held on Saturday 28th of September at the Market Hall in Botley. Doors open 6.30pm and food from 7pm. There will be a two-course meal and entertainment.  See the events page for m... Read more »