The final Weekly Tour of 2019 is on Wednesday 30th October at 3pm. This tour is a General Tour. Tours costs £5 per person and last 1 hour. The 2020 tour season will resume in April 2020. Watch out for more details about the programme next year.More »

Thursday 28th November 2019, 7.30pm, Church Rooms. An illustrated talk with puddings given by Dick Hewitt on the ‘Hill Railways of India’. Tickets £10 each (includes puddings), available to buy at coffee following the 10am Abbey service or email socialevents@romseyabbey.org.ukMore »

Romsey Deanery are holding a 4 session pre-advent course on Wednesdays during November from 7.30pm – 9.30pm at Poppies, Choice Plants, Timsbury, SO51 0NB. The sessions will explore biblical themes of ‘encourage, inspire, challenge’ with insights from the bible from the First letter of Peter. The speakers are as follows: Wed 6th Nov – The Rt Revd Debbie Sellin, Suffragan Bishop of Southampton Wed 13th Nov – The Ven Dr Peter Rouch (Archdeacon of Bournemouth) Wed 20th Nov – Revd James Pitkin (Area Dean of Romsey) Wed 27th Nov – Colin Harbidge (Diocesan Head of Operations) Each evening will include input, discussion, refreshments and fun.More »

Tickets are on sale at coffee for upcoming social committee events: 24th October 2019 – Desert Island Discs with Robyn Cleveland our verger – £10 includes wine and nibbles. Doors open at 7pm. Starts 7.30pm. 28th November 2019 – Illustrated Talk on the ‘Hill railways of India’ by Dick Hewitt – £10 includes puddings. 7.30pm start. (ref HR) 5th November 2019 – Grand Quiz Night at the Star Inn – £5 including food. 7pm for 7.30pm start. Raffle at the pub. (ref QN) Tickets available to buy: at coffee after the 10am Abbey services or on Sunday 13th October at the 8am and 6.30pm servicesMore »

From Thursday 17th October, the Abbey Social Committee will be holding a Fun & Games afternoon from 2pm – 4pm in the Church Rooms, on the third Thursday of the month. All welcome. Bring a friend and any favourite games and puzzles or just join us for tea, cake and a chat. Admission is FREE. Small donation to Abbey funds appreciated.More »

The next Parish Lunch is on Thursday 10th October at 12.30pm in the Church Rooms. To assist with catering, booking is essential and please let us know if you need to cancel too. To book for October contact Jane Horne R. 521713.More »

An exhibition showcasing Romsey in two world wars, its families and its losses, will be held at the Town Hall on Saturday 5th and Monday 7th October 10am – 4pm. Anyone related to, or with information relating to, the men commemorated on the Abbey’s Roll of Honour and the War Memorial is asked to contact Victoria Burbidge (email Victoria.burbidge@ntlworld.com).More »

The Julian Group – a day time meditation group meets on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month at 2pm at the Wisdom Centre. They next meet on Friday 27th September. Newcomers are most welcome. For more information speak to Revd Jill Aussant.More »

Will be held on Sunday 13th October 2019 at 12.30pm in the Church Rooms. This is a 2-course lunch and includes wine/juice and tea/coffee. Tickets will be on sale at coffee from 8th September priced £10 Adults, £5 children under 16, £25 family (2 adults & 2 children) or contact Liz Wagner emw1@ntlworld.com.More »

The weekly Abbey tour at 3 pm will be a General Tour. This is different from the previously published programme for 2019. £5 per person for Abbey funds. No need to book except groups. Next week, 11th September, the tour will focus on the Abbey’s stained glass windows.More »