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We are seeking a new Director of Music

We are seeking a new Director of Music, due to the retirement of Chris Goodwin. We are looking for an exceptional, enthusiastic person to continue to build up and lead our senior and junior choirs, as well as administer a new £50,000 choral foundation as part of their duties at[…]

Sunday at Six and Thursday at Eight

    Join us for conversation, fellowship and prayer every fourth Sunday at 6pm and every Thursday evening at 8pm.  Currently this takes place on Zoom.  Please contact Chris West on youthminister@sonningparish.org.uk for further details.    

Follow Us on Facebook

The St Andrew’s Church has an active Facebook group.  Here you can find photographs of recent and upcoming events. https://www.facebook.com/SaintAndrewsChurchSonning/

Christmas Fayre Success!

Many people joined us on Sunday 9th December for our candlelit Dickensian Christmas Fayre. Over £1,450 was raised for the Karun School and Orphanage in Southern India. Thank you to everyone who supported the Fayre by helping set up, running stalls or clearing up afterwards. The Trustees of Karun are[…]

New Youth Minister appointed

NEW YOUTH MINISTER APPOINTED! Chris West has been appointed as our new Parish Youth Minister and he will join the Ministry Team in September. Chris has been Director of Youth Work at St Laurence’s Church, Reading since 2007 and his work there has included overseeing the safe delivery of all[…]

Jubilee Hall

In November 2016 the PCC informed the five users of the Jubilee Hall that in order to comply with their responsibilities as stewards of Anglican ministry within the parish of Charvil, Sonning and Sonning Eye, they felt they had no choice but to close the hall and seek another future[…]

January Parish Magazine

The January 2018 edition of the Award winning Parish Magazine is available.  This edition and previous magazines, can be found on this website on the magazine page  

The Opening and Dedication of the St. Andrew’s Ark

There was a special service, led by the former Archbishop of Canterbury, Lord Carey, at which the Ark was officially dedicated. Prime Minister Theresa May unveiled the plaque, formally opening St. Andrew’s Ark.