Join Churches Together in Romsey on Sunday 26th May 2019 for a 6-mile Prayer Walk around the parish boundary to focus on our Environmental footprint. A 2pm start at the Abbey United Reformed Church (the church by the arch). Refreshments provided half-way at St Swithun’s and at the end in Romsey Abbey Church Rooms at approx. 5.30pm. There is also the opportunity to stay for our Choral Evensong service followed by a procession to bless the fields. If possible please notify Margaret How if you are walking – margaret.how@talktalk.net  More »

Tuesday 11th to Sunday 23rd June Exhibition by Hampshire Calligraphers: ‘Inspired by Books’, held in St Lawrence’s Chapel, Romsey Abbey. Entry Free. Access subject to services. For more information visit www.hampshirecalligraphers.co.ukMore »

Tuesday 14th May 2019, 1pm Capriccio – Violin: Sylvia Barry & Piano: Marilyn Childs A varied programme, which ranges from baroque, through the romantic era, to modern day jazz and film music.   Theme: Jeeves and Wooster – Ann Dudley Chanson de Matin and Chanson de Nuit (Opus 15) – Edward Elgar April Showers – Music Louis Silvers, Lyrics B.G. De Sylva Autumn Leaves – Music Joseph Kosma, Lyrics Jacques Prévert Adagio in G Minor – Tomaso Albinoni/ Remo Giazotto Theme: Ladies in Lavender – Nigel Hess Swedish Dances (Book 1) Opus 63 – Max Bruch. Recitals last approx. 40 minutes. Free with a retiringMore »

At 10am on Friday mornings, Rhiannon Wilmott, our Children and Families worker, holds a parents and little ones bible group called ‘Grow’ at Wisdom House. Term-time only. For more information contact Rhiannon – rhiannon.wilmott@romseyabbey.org.uk  More »

Tuesday 7th May 2019, 1pm Rebecca White – Mezzo-soprano and Claire Tester – piano A programme including Mozart, Handel, and Puccini. See below. Mozart   Voi Che Sapete Frank   Panis Angelicus Handel   Lascia Ch’io Pianga Mozart   Das Veilchen Schubert   Ave Maria Barber   Sure on this Shining Night Mozart   Als Luise die Briefe Wolf   Das Verlassene Magdlein Arne   When Daisies Pied Puccini   O Mio Babbino Caro Recitals last approx. 40 minutes. Free with a retiring collection for friends of Romsey Abbey Music. All welcome.More »

At 10am on Friday mornings at Wisdom House, join Rhiannon Wilmott for parents and little one’s bible group. Term-time only. Some meetings may take place elsewhere. For more information please contact rhiannon.wilmott@romseyabbey.org.uk.More »

Tickets for the Hog Roast (with a vegetarian alternative) and Parish Garden Party on Saturday 29th June 2019 are now on sale.More »

From Thursday 16th May 2019, the Social Committee will be holding ‘Fun and Games’ in the Church Rooms from 2pm – 4pm on the 3rd Thursday of every month. You’re also welcome to bring a game with you that you would like to share! Do come along and bring your friends. £5 on the door to include tea and homemade cakes. No need to buy your tickets in advance!More »

Tuesday 11th June, Romsey Abbey South Garth (outdoor) A performance of ‘The Tempest’ by The HandleBards. Gates open 5.30pm. Show starts at 6.30pm. Tickets available from Ticketsource or Romsey Visitor Information Centre, 13 Church Street, Romsey. (Tel: 01794 512987) Tickets in advance of the day of performance: Standard ticket (over 18) £16; Tickets for patrons aged 10-18 – £10 Tickets on the day of the performance at the door: Standard tickets (over 18) £18 The world’s first cycling theatre company, The HandleBards, pedal from venue to venue with all the set, props and costume necessary to perform environmentally sustainable Shakespeare across the globe. Join their all-female troupe at RomseyMore »

The Social Committee is seeking a few more volunteers to help out at the Abbey Hog Roast and Summer Garden Party on  Saturday 29th June 2019. If you can support, please speak to Janet Wallace (02380 869723). Tickets for the Hog Roast (with a vegetarian alternative) are now on sale.More »