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 »

The lecture will be on Friday 18th October at 7.30pm given by Tina Beattie, Professor of Catholic Studies at the University of Roehampton. The topic is ‘Jesus’ Grandma – Saint Anne in medieval art and devotion’. This event is free with a retiring collection but please book your place either online or at Romsey Visitor Information Centre, 13 Church Street, Romsey. R. 512987.More »

It has been necessary to make a change to the publicised Weekly Abbey Tour programme for 2019. Please note that 4th September will now be a General Tour at 3 pm and 11th September will be a tour focusing on the Abbey’s windows at 3 pm. This is a great opportunity to find out more about our stained glass windows and the people that they commemorate. There is no need to book for weekly tours (except groups). Cost is £5 per person – for Abbey funds. Our Abbey Guides are all volunteers.  More »

The next Abbey Social Committee event is on Monday 12th August – a New Forest Archaeological Walk led by Roger Leech around the Ashley Walk Bombing Range. Meet 9.45am at The Royal Oak, Fritham, SO43 7HJ and walk the Eastern part of the bombing range via the Fritham Gunpowder works and the site of Amberwood Cottage. The difficulty is moderate, distance is 4.5 miles on mainly gravel paths. The following walk is on Tuesday 3rd September from The Shoe Inn at Plaitford. The price for each walk per person is £10 to include a light pub lunch. Please pay in the Church Rooms on aMore »

The next Abbey Social Committee event is on Monday 12th August – a New Forest Archaeological Walk led by Roger Leech around the Ashley Walk Bombing Range. Meet 9.45am at The Royal Oak, Fritham, SO43 7HJ and walk the Eastern part of the bombing range via the Fritham Gunpowder works and the site of Amberwood Cottage. The difficulty is moderate, distance is 4.5 miles on mainly gravel paths. £10 to include a light pub lunch. Pay in the Church Rooms on a Sunda morning during coffee, or make an online banking transfer, or pay by cheque. See posters for full details.More »

An exhibition of wildlife photography by local primary school children, part of a national project, will be held in St Lawrence’s Chapel from 10th – 14th July 2019. The project has involved 200+ pupils from four Romsey schools. Admission free.More »

Saturday 29th June 2019, 2pm – 5pm Romsey Abbey South Garth, £1 admission (under 16s free) Join us for: Refreshments – Teas and homemade cakes; Pimms Children’s activities – face painting; games; puppet show Stalls – books; cakes; plants Entertainment – Middle Wallop Military Wives Choir; Hand in Hand Puppet Team; Romsey Ukulele Group  More »

The social committee is now taking bookings for the Churches of the Test Valley minibus tour on Monday 15th July 2019. There are still a few places available. Sign up at coffee or see posters for more details or contact the parish office. The ‘Fun and Games’ events run by the Social Committee will resume in October 2019.More »