As we celebrate the Christ-Child born into this world as Saviour we hope to welcome you to our churches this Christmas.  We encourage the wearing of masks to protect others, and please wrap up warm when attending our churches as they will be ventilated as the guidance recommends. 

Sunday 28 November, 5.00pm
Advent Carols

A service of carols and readings as we lead into the Christmas period, with candles.   

Sunday 5th December, 4.00pm
Family Christingle Service *

A traditional Christingle service with a collection for the Children’s Society where oranges with symbolic sweets and fruit are given.

Thursday 9th December, 7.30pm
Carols at the Trout

A short carol service at The Trout Inn near St John’s Lock

Sunday 12th December, 4pm
Town Carols at the Memorial Hall *

Carols for the Community at the Memorial Hall, with mince pies

Saturday 18th December, 7.45pm
A short Christmas Concert

With the Lechlade Occasional Choir –  tickets £10, available here

Sunday 19th December, 5pm
Service of Nine Lessons and Carols

A traditional service of readings and carols for Christmas

Thursday 24 December – Christmas Eve

Crib Service at 4pm*

Especially for Children, a telling of the Christmas story and a chance to dress up

First Christmas Communion 11.30pm

The first service of Holy Communion for Christmas 2021.  The choir will be singing carols from 11.15pm, our service will begin at 11.30pm

Friday 25 December – Christmas Day

8.00am Short spoken Christmas Communion

This service is a short, spoken Holy Communion following the traditional BCP liturgy

10.00am Family Communion*^

An opportunity for the whole family to join together to celebrate the birth of Christ in a service of Holy Communion using contemporary Common Worship liturgy, with carols

^This service will be live streamed and available later to view online, come back on the day to find the link
*These services are especially suited to families