The

East Downland

Benefice

Welcome

The East Downland Benefice includes nine churches in the Downland north of Newbury, which are part of the Newbury Deanery in the Church of England Diocese of Oxford.

The parishes of this benefice are committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of the children and people of all ages in our church community. Further Safeguarding information can be found here.

The Benefice Office is open for business usually on Thursday and Friday mornings only. Emails and telephone messages will be picked up then. Telephone number is 07957 458107. For urgent enquiries, please contact a member of the clergy.

The Benefice Office is currently closed - Please contact the Rector (see bottom of this page)

Videos from our YouTube channel

Reflection for Passion Sunday

29th March


Morning Prayer

for Passiontide


Compline (Night Prayer)

for Passiontide


Team Contacts

Rector

Revd John Toogood

Tel: 01635 247566 or 07748 822336

email: edownlandrector@gmail.com

The Benefice Office - CLOSED

The office is normally open for business on Thursday and Friday mornings only. For urgent enquiries, please contact a member of the clergy.

Tel: 07957 458107

email: eastdownland@btinternet.com

Associate Priest

Revd Douglas Dales

Tel: 01635 247404

email: revdjdales@gmail.com

Curate

Revd William McDowell

email: rev.w.mcdowell@gmail.com