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Longcot Flower Festival 15th-23rd May and concerts in St. Mary’s Church, Longcot

Our 1940’s theme with its street party and designs featuring Longcot tales is a bright welcome back to the annual flower festival. The church will be open to visitors from 10-4pm each day. On Saturday 22nd May there will be … Continue reading

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Benefice Newsletter Sunday 18th April & Flower Festival/LVT Concert Flyer

Dear Congregation and Friends of St Mary, Please find attached this week’s Benefice Newsletter and associated readings.  Remembering HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. Please see the top of the Newsletter. Sunday 18th April – Morning Prayer at 9.30am in St Mary.  … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Community Facility Project – Please Donate

Longcot Village Trust has set up a GoFundMe page to try and raise the final £40,000 to renovate and improve the Church. These improvements will include an internal oak framed mezzanine structure with a staircase leading to a gallery at … Continue reading

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Benefice Newsletter – Sunday 11th April

Dear Congregation and Friends of St Mary, Please find attached this week’s Benefice Newsletter.  Remembering HRH The Duke of Edinburgh.  There is now much information online which suggests how we can offer thanksgiving for the life of the Duke of … Continue reading

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Benefice Newsletter Sunday 4th April

Dear Congregation and Friends of St Mary, Please find attached this week’s Benefice Newsletter and associated documents. I would draw your attention to page 2 and a report on the visit of the High Sheriff of Oxfordshire to the Benefice Palm … Continue reading

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Good Friday – Hour of Reflection in St Mary’s Church, Longcot – Noon Friday 2nd April

Dear All, Canon Paul will lead will lead an hour long reflective service with readings and recorded music from Noon on Friday 2nd April.  Feel free to attend for the whole period or just pop in for 5 minutes or … Continue reading

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Benefice Newsletter – Sunday 28th March

Dear Congregation and Friends of St Mary, Please find attached this week’s Benefice Newsletter and associated documents. There is an extremely thoughtful item from Richard Fergusson in the Newsletter on the impact of a year of lockdowns. Palm Sunday Service.  The … Continue reading

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Benefice Newsletter Sunday 21st March

Dear Congregation and Friends of St Mary, Newsletter. Please find attached this week’s Benefice Newsletter and associated documents.  I would draw your attention to the article on the National Day of Reflection on Tuesday 23rd March.  The event is to … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Community Hub

Take a look at the new Longcot Village Trust page to find out more about progress on the Community Hub project in St Mary’s. We are getting very close to starting work but we still need some help to raise … Continue reading

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Benefice Newsletter 14th March (Mothering Sunday)

Dear Congregation and Friends of St Mary, Newsletter. Please find attached this week’s Benefice Newsletter and associated documents from Lucy. Richard Fergusson has written a lovely piece about Mothering Sunday, which is definitely worth a read. Opening Up of Churches.  The … Continue reading

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