The next Fun and Games Social Committee event is on Thursday 16th January 2020 from 2 pm – 4 pm in the Church Rooms. Admission is free and no advance booking is required. You are welcome to bring friends and your own games. Come and enjoy tea, homemade cakes and social time.More »

The Friends of Romsey Abbey hold their popular Coffee Morning on Friday 17th January 2020 at 10 am – 11.45 am in Romsey Town Hall. The Coffee Mornings are held every other month in January, March, May, July, September, and November and you can enjoy cafetiére coffee, homemade biscuits, and a raffle. Open to members and non-members.  More »

The Mothers’ Union next meets on Tuesday 14th January 2020 at 2.15 pm in the Church rooms. Owing to unforeseen circumstances the meeting will not be as advertised. New branch leader Marguerite Ackroyd has stepped up to the challenge and it will be an op[portunity to get to know her better. All are welcome.More »

The Women’s Group next meets for a Games Evening on Wednesday 15th January 2020 in the Church Rooms from 7.30 pm to 9.30 pm. Meetings start at 7.45 pm. Open to women of all ages and denominations.More »

If you received boxed jewellery or wristwatch gifts and have no use of the presentation box, these would be gratefully received for use at the Christmas Fair. Please drop these at the Parish Office or speak to Liz Holloway.More »

Romsey Foodbank started the year with a significant donation of mince pies etc. from Waitrose. After reviewing their stock they would appreciate donations of sugar (500g), long-life fruit juice, and desserts. They would prefer not to receive cereals, tea, soup, baked beans, tomatoes, fish or meat at this time. Donations can be placed in the basket by the South Door. Thank you for your support.More »

The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is 18th – 25th January 2020 On Sunday 26th January at 6.30 pm there will be a combined Churches Together service in place of Choral Evensong. We are delighted that The Rt Revd Debbie Sellin, Suffragan Bishop of Southampton will be the guest preacher.More »

The Churches Together in Romsey AGM is on Wednesday 22nd January 2020 at 7.30 pm in the United Reformed Church. At the end of the meeting, there will be a presentation about Dementia Awareness by Ian Bradford, Romdag. Everyone is very welcome to attend the AGM. Churches Together are also seeking to appoint a new secretary.More »

A reminder that annual subscriptions for Open Door, our parish magazine, are now due. If you would like to discuss subscribing for 2020, visit the Abbey Book Stall after the 10 am Abbey Sunday services on 12th and 19th January 2020 and speak to a member of the team, otherwise, contact Biddey Massey on 01794 278456. Subscribers to Open Door receive 12 editions for the price of 10 and the option of free delivery if you live in Romsey. ‘Open Door’ is a 24 A4 page sized magazine that features reports and photos of parish news and events. It has a colour wrap and newMore »