Tuesday 10th October 2017 at 7.30pm – ‘What will happen the day after tomorrow?’ the ocean / climate change / Christianity. The Romsey Abbey Environment Group present a scientific talk and discussion of how Christians might respond to climate change issues. We are delighted to welcome Professor Meric Srokosz from the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton. The film ‘The day after tomorrow’ imagines the consequences for weather and climate if the Gulf Stream stopped. Might it happen? How would we know? What would the real consequences be? What should our reaction be? Free with retiring collection.More »

Tuesday 10th October 2017 1.10pm. Organ recital on the ‘St Teilo’ Tudor organ by Andrew Benson-Wilson. Programme entitled ‘Byrd and Before’: John Redford (1500-1547) Glorificamus  Anon, c1530 (Roy 56) Felix Namque Anon / Thomas Preston (d1563) Uppon la mi re Thomas Tallis (c1505-1585) Alleluia : Per te genitrix John Blitheman (c1525-1591) Gloria Tibi Trintas Byrd (c1540-1623) Callino Casturame Prelude to ye Fancie : Fantasia Free with retiring collection. All welcome.More »

Sunday 1st October 2017 Sincere thanks to all those that helped at, attended or donated towards this year’s very successful Harvest Lunch. Due to your generosity, £520 was raised for Abbey funds.More »

Thank you to everyone that donated food for the Harvest Thanksgiving services at St Swithun’s and Romsey Abbey. The sale of food donations and produce at St Swithun’s raised £107.50 towards Romsey Foodbank and the goods from the Abbey weighed in at 113.59kg. This is very much appreciated by Romsey Foodbank. We are still seeking a volunteer to collect the donations weekly from the Abbey and deliver to the Foodbank on Mondays between 1pm – 3pm. If you can help please contact Jo Topley, Foodbank Coordinator on mobile: 07761 405870 or tel: 01794 450451 or email: jotopley@romsey.foodbank.org.uk. They are located at Romsey Foodbank, Freedom Centre, Unit 20, Romsey Industrial Estate, GreatbridgeMore »

Wednesday 11th October 2017 at 7pm, Church Rooms. Canon Dr Roly Riem, Vice-Dean of Winchester Cathedral will be speaking about the Year B Gospel of St Mark. More details from Chris Pettet tel: 01794 323562.More »

Romsey Deanery Pre-Advent Course will take place on Wednesdays in November 2017: 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd from 7.30pm – 9.30pm. At Poppies, Choice Plants, Timsbury, SO51 0NB. Plenty of parking available. There will be input, discussion, interaction, refreshments and fun. Join with church members from across the Deanery to share and learn about ‘How to be a Christian here and now’. Advance indication of numbers would be helpful: please email Braishfieldbenefice@gmail.comMore »

Next session: Saturday 21st October 12 noon – 1pm in the Church Rooms Food…Faith…Fun! You are invited to come and join Rhiannon Wilmott, our Children & Families Worker at this free event. It’s free and informal and welcoming. This month the theme will be on Ezekiel’s vision. For more information please contact Rhiannon.wilmott@romseyabbey.org.uk or the Parish Office (tel: 01794 513125 or email: parishoffice@romseyabbey.org.uk).More »

NEW! On Mondays 10am – 11am during term-time at Woodley Scout Hut. Join our Children & Families Worker – Rhiannon Willmott for singing…stories…refreshments. All welcome. For more information please contact Rhiannon (email: rhiannon.wilmott@romseyabbey.org.uk) or the Parish Office (tel: 01794 513125 or email: parishoffice@romseyabbey.org.uk)  More »

Thursday 12th October 2017 – 12.30pm in the church rooms – £4 a head. All welcome! To book call Liz Holloway on R. 514597.More »