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 »

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 »

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

We will mark the 2017 Ethelflaeda Festival (Wednesday 18th October to Sunday 22nd October 2017) with guest preachers and additional compline services. The focus of the festival falls on Sunday 22nd October 2017 when we welcome: The Very Revd Catherine Ogle, Dean of Winchester to our 10am Festal Eucharist and Revd Rosie Ward to our 6.30pm Festal Evensong with Procession. In addition, on Wednesday 18th October 2017: Romsey Abbey Primary School pupils will spend the day and night entering into the life of the Abbey. They will also attend Compline at 9pm sung by the Girls Choir. Additional Compline (said) services will also take place.More »

The Abbey operates a Stewards Rota (2 hour duties with 2 stewards per shift) to give a welcoming feel to everyone coming to the Abbey. Can you spare 2 hours a fortnight to be an Abbey steward? Most needed are stewards to be able to stand in for absences or at weekends? You would have an experienced co-steward for company, and a walk-round induction is given before you start. Please contact Sheila via sheilalatimer@hotmail.com or 01794 523120 with any questions.  More »

The Abbey Consort is now recruiting! They meet weekly on Mondays 7pm – 8pm in the Abbey. The Consort is now conducted by Craig Lawton and will sing more services in the Abbey throughout the year. No auditions are necessary with the focus on fun, stress-free singing for those in the Abbey community. For more details please contact George Richford (Director of Music) 07901 339618 or romseyabbeydom@gmail.comMore »

Please continue collecting for this year’s Shoebox Appeal and place your items in the box in the Abbey. The focus this month is on toiletries (no liquids). Also, if you enjoy knitting or sewing there are lots of ideas on www.samaritans-purse.org.uk The service will be on Sunday 19th November 2017 (venue tbc). For more information please contact Fenella Butcher 01794 523002.More »

The next Mothers’ Union meeting is their AGM on Tuesday 10th October at 2.15pm in the Church Rooms. After the business of the afternoon, Janet Wallace (Churchwarden), will give a talk about the arrangements for the interregnum and beyond. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in the Mothers’ Union to come and hear about their activities throughout the year. All are very welcome.More »

At Romsey Abbey on Sunday 1st October 2017,  the 10am Family Eucharist will be our Harvest Thanksgiving service. Food items donated will support the local community via Romsey Foodbank and their shopping list for October 2017 includes: Long Life Fruit Juice . Tins of rice pudding . Tins of custard . Milk powder . Tins of spaghetti . Tins of tomatoes . Tinned vegetables . Jam . Sugar . Tinned fruit . Pasta suace . UHT Milk . Instant mash potato . Sponge puddings . Biscuits . Sweets & Chocolates . Christmas Goodies (for Christmas Hampers) including tins of biscuits, chocolates, Christmas cake, Christmas pudding.More »