A message from Rose

In January of this year, my precious son, Gavin, moved from Australia to live and work in Swindon. As a qualified electrical engineer, he had been invited by Network Rail … Continue Reading →


Men’s Breakfast Talk

The men’s breakfast group had a fascinating, though disturbing talk from Elizabeth Brightwell who has recently returned from a 3 month spell in Palestine as an Ecumenical Accompanier. The Ecumenical … Continue Reading →


Come and Sing Handel’s Messiah in Christ Church

In Christ Church, Swindon, Saturday 12th November. In aid of the Brighter Futures Campaign A great opportunity to join in Singers register 1.00pm for 1.30pm start Bring your own copies … Continue Reading →


Update on our heating system

Failure of Heating System – Arrangements for Winter 2016/17 The Drugasar gas convector heaters in Christ Church were inspected by a competent service contractor last week.  Unfortunately, due to their … Continue Reading →


Silent Auction – Autumn Fayre

We are grateful to our many friends in Old Town and further afield who have, once again, donated some splendid items for our Silent Auction. Local businesses and individuals have … Continue Reading →


Driving in and around the church & community centre

Just a reminder to anyone who drives on the pathways around the church and the community centre. They are not roadways and are shared paths with pedestrians some of whom … Continue Reading →


Parish office opening hours

Our Parish Clerk Carol Simmons deals with weddings, blessings of marriage/renewal of vows enquiries and baptism/services of thanksgiving for a child and can be contacted by email at any time. … Continue Reading →


2015 – Annual Report and Accounts published

At our APCM last year our electoral role stood at 284. This year’s meeting is on the 17th April at 11.30 in the community centre. Our worshipping community is 304 … Continue Reading →


Keeping the flags flying

Anyone passing Christ church the other day might have been surprised to note that we had 3 different flags flying within the space of 24 hours. The serial sequence was as … Continue Reading →


Safety First at Christ Church

Thanks to the hard work of Rob our sexton and Daniel our Church Warden, we have some new signs in and around the church and community centre. Our roadways are shared … Continue Reading →