Weekly News

The Second Sunday of Easter - 24th April 2022

Dear all

Onsite Worship:

This Sunday there will be six onsite services:

8.30am - Holy Communion, Farnborough

9.30am - Family Service, Winterbourne

9.30am - Eucharist, Beedon

11.00am - Eucharist, Stockcross

11.00am - Morning Prayer, Boxford

6.00pm - Evensong, Peasemore

Please note that, although Government restrictions have now been lifted, you are still welcome to use face coverings and hand sanitiser in church, if you would like.

Next Sunday:

There will be six onsite services:

8.30am - Holy Communion, Beedon

9.30am - Eucharist, Chieveley

9.30am - Eucharist, Peasemore

11.00am - Eucharist, Boxford

11.00am - Family Service, West Ilsley

6.00pm - Evensong, Farnborough

Private Prayer :

Churches in the benefice open for private prayer are:

Beedon – by arrangement with the Rector

Boxford - Sundays (10am-4pm)

Chieveley – by arrangement with the Rector

Farnborough – Open

Peasemore - Open every day as previously

West Ilsley - Saturdays & Sundays (9.30am-6pm)

Also included below along with the Weekly Sheet, we have a sheet with notes of the Saints' days of the week , as well as a notice about this year's Ride and Stride. There are prayers for Ukraine and for peace in the world, as well as the services for April. In addition there are details on how to book tickets for the Englefield Lecture 2022, which is on the life of the Duke of Wellington.

Please do still encourage others to keep in touch with what is going on by signing up to these updates just cut and paste the link to them in an email: https://mailchi.mp/d58d3b280189/east-downland-sign-up

Very importantly, if there are any people who you know would like a hard copy of this then please print it off for them or let me know, and I’ll take care of it.

For now, as always, all the best, God bless, and keep safe


Pew Sheet

24th April 2022
The Second Sunday of Easter


Saints for this Week

For the week commencing
24th April 2022

Saints of the Week 04_24.pdf

Ride and Stride

Information for event
on Saturday 10th September 2022

Ride and Stride Info for churches Apr 2022.pdf

Services in the East Downland

For the month of
April 2022

04 Services.pdf

The Englefield Lecture 2022

The Duke of Wellington
a life of service

Englefield Lecture 2022 flyer (2).pdf

A Prayer for Peace

A Prayer for Ukraine