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The Annual August Alzheimer’s Afternoon

August 24, 2018

Forget-me-not Service to remember and support families with Dementia led by Revd Rachel Sturt and Debbie Thrower, Anna Chaplains to Older People. and aftwards, 3.15pm in the Church Hall join us for a Fundraising Afternoon Tea, Memory Lane Sing-a-Long and Grand Raffle. ALL WELCOME

Guided Tour of the British Museum

September 12, 2018

Revd Clive Anderson from The Butts Church is a regular tour guide around The British Museum in London and several people have expressed and interest in taking an opportunity to go with him one day.  Those who toured Greece with us last year might find it of particular relevance but more the merrier.  Clive is […]


Did you manage to get to the Parish Summer Fete?

If you didn’t, you missed out on a real treat.  It was such a marvellous mixture of traditional and modern.  There was the coconut shy, skittles, guess the weight of the cake and produce stall all of which would have featured at a parish fete a hundred years ago. To make it even more inviting, […]

Governor Vacancies at Andrews Endowed CE Primary School

How would you like to help local children get the best possible start to their Education?   Andrews’ Endowed Primary School has room for a couple of Governors to start in the autumn.  The School is particularly looking beyond existing parents who can bring a questioning mindset.  Indeed, the core role of a Governor is to […]

Need Prayer – Prayer Cascade – Praying for Each Other

Praying for Each Other Among a number of other opportunities to receive prayer in the parish, is the PRAYER CASCADE.  If you have a personal need, a family situation or any other matter for which you would like prayer, please email, in confidence,  A team of people from the parish will regularly pray for […]

Thy Kingdom Come

During the call to prayer – ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ there are many opportunities across the Alton Deanery to pray together. Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement, which invites Christians around the world to pray between Ascension and Pentecost for more people to come to know Jesus Christ. What started out as an invitation […]

Big Meal – Breakfast

The first course of the Greater Alton Project’s Big Meal took place on Saturday 21st April. It was indeed a BIG breakfast, both numerically (around sixty people) and in terms of the superb spread of food provided! It was intended as a social gathering, and judging by the buzz of conversation it achieved that purpose! […]

Covenant Youth Choir

Covenant Youth Training Choir – learn to sing with us on Fridays at St Lawrence Church, 5pm to 6pm. Train to sing with the main choir (11-18 years), Study for the RSCM ‘Voice for Life’ Awards, Learn to read music; develop your talent! Songs to sing and friends to be made… And all for no […]

Christmas Angels

Yes — I know we have just had Christmas but there is a new suggestion for sharing with our community for next Christmas and we need to start NOW! For several years now the churches in the Rushmoor area have been busy knitting and distributing knitted angels. If you are interested to see what goes […]