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Candlelit Dickensian Christmas Fayre – Sunday 11th December

St Andrew’s Church Sonning from 2 – 4pm on Sunday 11 December, Parking available in Reading Blue Coat School 100 Candles, 100 Nativities, Carol Singing, St Nicholas, Hot Punch, Gifts, Books, Calendars, Decorations, Tower Tours, Produce, Cards & Lots More! Adults £2 – Children £1 — All proceeds to the[…]

Spam Email

Our parish administrator’s email has been hacked and her contacts have received a message saying she is in need of funds whilst stranded in Turkey. Needless to say, please disregard.

Patron’s Hall Inspection

The hall appeal patrons, Theresa and Philip May took time after a service to tour the hall and office building and to inspect progress.  Although the project is a little behind schedule, every effort is being made to complete the main construction work by early next month.  Landscaping work will[…]

Friends of St Andrew’s Church Brass Band Concert

Friends of St Andrew’s Church Sonning are holding a Brass Band Concert in memory of Martin Boyles featuring Ascot Brass, the combined Junior choirs from St Andrew’s Church, Sonning School and Soloist Ray Higgs Date: Friday 11th November 2016 at 7.30pm Venue: The Way Hall, Blue Coat School, Sonning Tickets:[…]

Local History as it Happened – All Three Volumes

. . . available now from: BRIGHTON’S Newsagents branches at Woodley Centre and 22 London Road, Twyford CHAPTER ONE BOOKSHOP Woodley Centre RPAbooks on AMAZON.CO.UK – on line PAT LIVESEY phone: 0118 961 8017 or Each volume: 300 pages, hardback with jacket – £14. 95  

Harvest Supper – 2nd October 2016

    Please join us at our Harvest Supper on the 2nd October 2016. We start at 7:30pm at the Pearson Hall in Sonning. Tickets are available from Sue Peters at or 0118 961 1188 Tickets cost £10 and proceeds go to Christian Aid’s Harvest Appeal for Kenya. Please bring[…]

New Church Hall on Schedule

As can be seen below, the new hall is taking shape. All contributions gratefully received to help us meet our target.

Gratis Choir Concert, 7.30pm Saturday 4th June.

Gratis Choir will be performing a concert of Songs From Around The World at St Andrew’s Church, Sonning on Saturday 4th June, starting at 7.30 pm. Entry is free and no ticket is required, just come along and enjoy the music. Refreshments will be available in the interval and there[…]

Lord and Lady Carey’s Visit to St. Andrew’s

Lord and Lady Carey came to St. Andrew’s to lead our celebration for St. George’s Day and the Queen’s 90th birthday. The former Archbishop of Canterbury led the service, preached and then was joined by the Home Secretary for the cutting of a special Royal cake. They then visited the[…]