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Next service( Morning Prayer Thursday 09:00 )

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Next service( Sung Eucharist Sunday 09:15 )

Holy Trinity, Woodgreen, is temporarily closed while major renovation and repair works are carried out. These works are due to finish for us to return on 2nd November. Click here for details of alternative arrangements for services.

Parish News

Witney-Bor Friendship Link -

We have been building a friendship link with a parish in the Church of Sweden in our link diocese of Växjö.  The Rev'd Ulrika Zwaad, who joined us for the Mission Week in 2012, is Associate Priest in the parish, and we are looking forward to extending our friendship to members of her parish, and to learn about life and faith from a church with a very different history to our own.

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Statement from Archbishop Justin on Gaza -

Archbishop of Canterbury calls on leaders in Israel and Gaza to immediately end the violence, and urges Anglican churches both to pray and offer support to all victims of the conflict. 

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Farewell to the Rev’d Richard Donoghue -

On 24 July there was the Circuit farewell to the Rev’d Richard Donoghue, the minister at High Street Methodist Church.

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St Mary's Organ, up in smoke !! -

The organ of St Mary's church has given up the ghost.  On sunday the 20th July, during the even service, smoke billowed out from under the keys or the Organ.  The planned restoration for the organ will now need to be completed more urgently.

For the full story, click on the this link to the Oxford Mail.

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Reinstating an old tradition. Tug of War ! -

Reinstating an old tradition, Saint Mary’s Witney once again entered into a Tug of War competition against Saint Mary’s Cogges. The Cogges team had a triumphant beginning with two wins, one an all male, and one a mixed team

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