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Oxford Welsh Male Voice Choir and Handbell Ringers Gay and Alan Cooper

An Evening of Music with the Oxford Welsh Male Voice Choir and Gay and Alan Cooper – Handbell Ringers at St Mary the Virgin, Shipton under Wychwood 7.30pm Saturday 7th October 2017

This is an evening in aid of the Shipton Bell Fund.

Gay and Alan Cooper shot to fame and brought handbells to the attention of the nation with their rendition of the theme from Titanic on Britain’s Got Talent 2011.

The Oxford Welsh Male Voice Choir sing in the traditional 4­part male voice style (1st & 2nd Tenor, Baritone and Bass) and a good proportion of their repertoire is in the Welsh language.Tickets are £15 each to include refreshments and are available from: Mike Brooks: 01993 830014 [email protected]

The Wychwood Benefice Centre: 01993 832467 [email protected]

More details here Oxford male voice choir

New pattern of services in the benefice

Pattern of Services Update in the benefice From now on, please note that all services in all churches will be at the same time each time there is a service in that building. (Milton services will start at 9.30am and services in Shipton, Fifield and Idbury churches will start at 11am).   You can see the…

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Services coming up in the Benefice

Sunday 1 October 11.00am United Benefice Holy Communion with children’s and youth groups Shipton Sunday 8  October 8.15am BCP Holy Communion Shipton 9.30am Holy Communion Milton 11.00am Harvest Festival (followed by Harvest Lunch) Shipton 11.00am Harvest Festival Fifield Sunday 15 October 9.30am United Benefice Holy Communion with children’s and youth groups Milton 6.00pm Evensong Fifield…

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Come and celebrate Harvest together!

Harvest Festivals: Come and celebrate together! 24 September, 11am Idbury followed by lunch (tickets 831074) 24 September 5pm Milton, followed by supper (tickets 830160) 8 October 11am Shipton, followed by bring and share lunch 8 October 11am, Fifield (Harvest Supper 7 October, tickets 831881) Harvest Donations: All fresh produce you bring will go to Helen…

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What's happening, when and where

The calander for the next seven days and Services for the next four weeks.

Benefice Calander

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Services & Events

Sunday 1 October
11.00am United Benefice Holy Communion with children’s and youth groups Shipton

Sunday 8  October
8.15am BCP Holy Communion Shipton
9.30am Holy Communion Milton
11.00am Harvest Festival (followed by Harvest Lunch) Shipton
11.00am Harvest Festival Fifield

Sunday 15 October
9.30am United Benefice Holy Communion with children’s and youth groups Milton
6.00pm Evensong Fifield

Sunday 22 October
8.15am BCP Holy Communion Shipton
9.30am Sunday Worship Milton
11.00am  Holy Communion Shipton
11.00am BCP Morning Prayer Idbury

Sunday 29 October
11.00am United Benefice Holy Communion Idbury
6.00pm Seasonal Compline Shipton