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Local History as it Happened – All Three Volumes

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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[…]

Royal Picnic – Sunday 12 June

Join us for a Royal Picnic to celebrate Her Majesty’s 90th Birthday. Sunday 12 June from 12pm in the Vicarage garden plus a Bouncy Castle! Bring your own picnic and chairs

A Royal Celebration for St. George and the Monarch’s 90th Birthday

The former Archbishop of Canterbury, the Rt. Revd and Rt. Hon. Lord Carey of Clifton, accompanied by Lady Carey, will be leading our 10:30am service on Sunday 24th April. This will be a service honouring both St. George’s Day and the Queen’s momentous birthday. Lord Carey ministered to all the[…]

Easter Egg Hunt and BBQ have been postponed

PLEASE NOTE – The Easter Egg Hunt and BBQ have been postponed due to the forecasted bad weather. The Easter egg hunt will now take place after the Family Service on April 3rd at 10:30am.

Fit for the New Hall Challenge

Update: Sponsored slim – the moment of truth! The Vicar has had his final weigh-in after the six month slim, witnessed by the Revd. Alison Waters. 3 stone 8lbs is the total lost, raising around £13, 000 for the hall appeal. Thank you to all who sponsored him. If you[…]