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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. […]

An evening of choral music from Denmark – Saturday 29th June 2013

July 4, 2013

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We welcomed the Girls’ Choir of the Musikkonservatorium, Esberg, Denmark, to Christ Church on Saturday 29th June for their first UK concert as part of a short tour. The girls arrived with their conductor Lone Gislinge, their accompanist David Butterworth and a group of Choir Mums and Dads at 5.30pm after a busy day which had […]

Summer Gala Concert – 14th July 2013 – 6.30pm – Call for Performers!

May 31, 2013

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Our annual Summer Gala Concert will be held on Sunday 14th July. This year the concert will take place in lieu of Evensong at 6.30pm. Last year’s event was a great success – we were treated to works on the recorder, bassoon and french horn by members of the junior choir, a beautiful Debussy Piano Trio […]

What are we fundraising for? Visit to the Teenage Cancer Ward

May 1, 2013

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On 29th April, members of the May Fair Committee were able to visit the Teenage Cancer Trust Ward at University College Hospital. We were shown around by Louise, the Ward Sister and accompanied by Carolyn from the Teenage Cancer Trust (the charity is the main beneficiary of the May Day Fair). The ward is the […]