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30 October, 2019

POSTPONED – Bentworth churchyard tidy

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With England reaching the rugby World Cup final on Saturday 2nd Nov, it has been decided to postpone the Bentworth annual churchyard tidy until Saturday 9th Nov at 9.30am. ...

13 October, 2019

History of Lord Mayor Treloar Hospital – 7th November

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History of Lord Mayor Treloar Hospital tracing the early years of Lord Mayor Treloar’s Hospital and College. to be given by Jane Hurst, our local historian at Alton Abbey church, GU34 4AP. ...

11 October, 2019

Harvest Festival Communion Service

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You are warmly invited to join in the traditional Harvest Festival Communion Service at 11am, Sunday 13 October at your local church, St Mary’s, Bentworth. ...

17 September, 2019

New Bell Ropes

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Many thanks to all who contributed to our new ropes – they have now arrived. They are red, white and blue (our old ones were just red), and should be in situ by the time this magazine is out. Do come and look at them, you will be very welcome. I will be in the church from 2 to 3pm on Sunday 29th September, and can explain how we use them. ...

17 September, 2019

Bentworth Churchyard Annual Tidy Up

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With all the recent warm weather, everything in the churchyard has grown well this year. It is now time for the annual tidy up and your help is needed. ...

17 September, 2019

17th Annual Abbey Lecture – 11th October 2019

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The subject: “Freeing the incarcerated from prisons of their own making” chosen by our Lecturer Canon Alan Hodgetts OSB Obl. Let us go, sit in our cell… …and our cell will teach us everything ...

17 September, 2019

Julian Meetings

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Our Julian meetings are now held on a Monday, once a month, at 8pm. The change of day may make it easier for others to join us – if you would like to you would be very welcome; please contact Gay Howard 565993, or email julian@howard.nildram.co.uk.; or myself on 01420 562126. ...

25 August, 2019

St Mary’s Church, Bentworth Autumn Equinox Concert, Saturday 21 September

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St Mary’s Church, Bentworth, invite you to an Autumn Equinox Concert on Saturday 21 September, 7pm for an evening of beautiful music by local musicians: ...

24 May, 2019

Messy Church – Saturday 8th June 2019

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You and your family are invited to Messy Church. Messy Church is all about welcoming people of all ages to come and have fun together. No-one is too young or too old to join in. Expect a chance to be creative, exploring the theme of the day. Then what could be better than to celebrate together. Finally, everyone sits down to share and enjoy a meal of sandwiches and cake, tea or coffee and juice. ...

24 May, 2019

St Mary’s Bentworth – Unlocking

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After many years of dedicated service, 365 days a year, the Yonge family have earned a welcome break from their unlocking/locking duties at the church. We are hugely grateful for the commitment they have shown over the years to this time-consuming job. ...