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Safeguarding Information

The Wychwood Benefice is committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of the children and people of all ages in our church community

The safeguarding policies and details of who to contact can be found on each of the parish website pages:

https://wychwoodbenefice.org.uk/parishes/shipton-under-wychwood/

https://wychwoodbenefice.org.uk/parishes/milton-under-wychwood/

https://wychwoodbenefice.org.uk/parishes/idbury/

https://wychwoodbenefice.org.uk/parishes/fifield/

 



Milton Scarecrow Trail 2019

Photos from the St Simon & St Jude Flower Festival Saturday 8 June 11- 5

Take a look at the photos on our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/WychwoodBenefice/   Don’t forget there is a Flower Festival in St Simon and St Jude’s Church in Milton as part of the Scarecrow Trail this Saturday, 8 June. Can you guess which TV or film character is represented by each floral display? Church open 11am-5pm.


ilgrim Paths May June 2019

Pilgrim Paths

Pilgrim Paths are guided circular walks, led by experienced walkers offering reflections and insights. Find out about the next Pilgrim Paths here: Guided walk poster 2019 3    


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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

Wednesday 19 Jun
  • Church Coffee Morning - Old Prebendal House
    Starts at: 11:00 am
    Where: Old Prebendal House
  • Benefice Office Open 12.30-2.30
    Starts at: 12:30 pm
    Where: Benefice Centre
  • Home Groups
    Starts at: 7:30 pm
Thursday 20 Jun
  • Day Centre Service
    Starts at: 11:00 am
    Where: New Beaconsfield Hall, Shipton
Friday 21 Jun
  • Benefice Office Open
    Starts at: 9:00 am
Sunday 23 Jun
  • Shipton BCP Holy Communion
    Starts at: 8:15 am
  • Milton Worship for All
    Starts at: 9:30 am
    Where: SS Simon & Jude, Church Road, Milton under Wychwood
  • Shipton Holy Communion
    Starts at: 11:00 am
  • Fifield BCP Morning Prayer (patronal)
    Starts at: 11:00 am
Monday 24 Jun
  • Benefice Office Open 9.00-2.30
    Starts at: 9:00 am
    Where: Benefice Centre
  • Home Group
    Starts at: 10:30 am
    Where: Upper Lounge, The Paddocks, Shipton Road, Milton under Wychwood
  • Benefice Midday Prayers in Milton
    Starts at: 12:00 pm
    Where: Upper Lounge, The Paddocks, Shipton Road, Milton under Wychwood
  • Holy Communion - Tall Trees
    Starts at: 2:30 pm
    Where: Tall Trees, Shipton
Tuesday 25 Jun
  • Coffee Club
    Starts at: 9:30 am
    Where: Benefice Centre, Next to SS Simon & Jude Church, Milton
  • Mothers Union Holy Communion
    Starts at: 10:30 am
    Where: Upper Lounge, The Paddocks, Milton under Wychwood
  • Benefice Office Open 11.00-2.30
    Starts at: 11:00 am
    Where: Benefice Centre
  • Home Group
    Starts at: 7:15 pm
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Services & Events

Sunday 2 June
11.00am United Benefice Rogation Service – Manor Farm, Upper Milton
The service will take place in a barn, followed by the option of a tractor/trailer tour afterwards.

Sunday 9 June 
8.15am BCP Holy Communion – Shipton Church
9.30am Holy Communion with Baptism – Milton Church
11.00am BCP Morning Prayer – Shipton Church
11.00am BCP Holy Communion – Fifield Church
3.00pm Deanery Confirmation – Great Tew Church
6.00pm Blessing and Dedication of the Bells – Shipton Church

Sunday 16 June – Fathers’ Day
9.30am Bacon rolls and croissants will be available before the 10am Service
10.00am United Benefice Holy Communion – Milton Church
6.00pm Choral BCP Evensong – Fifield Church

Sunday 23 June – Patronal: St John the Baptist, Fifield
8.15am BCP Holy Communion – Shipton Church
9.30am Sunday Worship – Milton Church
11.00am Holy Communion – Shipton Church
11.00am Patronal BCP Morning Prayer – Fifield Church

Sunday 30 June
11.00am United Benefice BCP Holy Communion – Idbury Church

Sunday 7 July
11.00am United Benefice Holy Communion with Baptism – Shipton Church