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Reverend Hazel reaches an important Miall stone

July 5, 2014

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On July 11th, Reverend Hazel Miall will be ordained as a priest. This is a very special moment for Hazel personally and for all those in our parish who have supported her. We caught up with Hazel and her husband Philip over dinner, to find out more about the person behind the dog collar who […]

Bishop Stephen returns home for a special ordination service

July 5, 2014

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This month we are delighted to welcome Bishop Stephen Platten and his wife Rosslie to Christ Church. Having served as the Bishop of Wakefield for ten years, Bishop Stephen has just moved to London after a reorganisation saw the creation of a new diocesan structure in the Province of York. On Monday 7th July, Bishop Stephen […]

Katie Allen – BBC Young Chorister of the Year Finalist 2013

February 1, 2014

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Congratulations to Katie Allen who reached the finals of the BBC Radio 2 Young Chorister of the Year – for the second time! Katie was one of eight finalists (four girls and four boys) who performed at St Martin in the Fields on Monday 28th October in front of a packed house and a line-up of […]

Decani triumph in the Annual Choir Rounders Championship 2013!

July 4, 2013

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For the first time in years, Grovelands Park was bathed in sunshine for the annual Choir Picnic and Rounders Championship, organised by Kat Gourd. Members of the choir, supported by Mums and Dads, split (roughly) according to stalls, with Decani captained by choral scholar Sophie Hammer and Cantoris captained by our bass scholar, Mitchell Lloyd. […]

Evensong at Winchester Cathedral – Saturday 6th April 2013

April 20, 2013

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“If a man would live again the musical history of a thousand years, let him sit in the choir of a cathedral and listen.” George Dyson, ‘Of Organs and Organists’, 1952 Given the meteorological maxim associated with the shrine of St Swithin, perhaps it was not surprising that our trip to Winchester – our first […]

Party Time – Welcoming our new Director of Music!

April 20, 2013

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Thank you to our “Secret Millionaire” and Congratulations to Richard and Kate Everyone in the choir would like to say a big thank you to the anonymous donor who generously met the costs of the welcome party for our new Director of Music, Richard Brain. We assembled in the reception room at Church House after […]