A Gathering of Wardens

The Archdeacon’s Visitiation for Churchwardens in the Deanery took place on Tuesday evening.It was a lovely and affirming service gathering the many Churchwardens in this area who give… Read More

Event – A Climate Crisis Campfire Tale

Please do join us for this artistic event at St John’s. Storyteller and poet Steve Wallis, artist Isabel Carmona and Afro-Jazz group Limpopo Groove will present a spellbinding… Read More

Event -Tales of a Country Parish

St John’s Church is delighted to host this event. Colin Heber-Percy will be speaking about his eloquent and uplifting book ‘Tales of a Country Parish’. This will be… Read More

Summer Serenade – 26 June

A relaxing afternoon concert at St George’s Church. Music for all tastes from Helen Page, Oliver Williams and Harmony Choir, with Pimms and strawberries at the interval. Tickets… Read More

St George’s Flower Festival

It’s a hive of activity at St George’s Church today as the displays are readied for the Flower Festival which is taking place in the church from 10am… Read More

Pilgrimage to Oberammergau

A group of 24 from the benefice are taking part in a pilgrimage to Austria this week, led by Revd Becky. She has sent this update: “The pilgrimage… Read More

Benefice Choral Evensong

Please join us for this ancient and uplifting service to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee on Trinity Sunday 12th June, 6.30pm at St John’s Everyone is welcome.

Newbury Spring Festival

We’re very excited to be hosting two events with Newbury Spring Festival this year. It is the 150th anniversary of Ralph Vaughan Williams’ birth and his work is… Read More

Blue plaque for former Wash Common Resident

Doris Page who lived in Wash Common from the 1950s until her death in 1991 and worshipped at St George’s is being honoured with a blue plaque for… Read More

The Wash Commoner is here

The latest edition of The Wash Commoner magazine has arrived and is at the back of church waiting to be delivered to all homes in the parish over… Read More