Seven Churches in South Oxfordshire

Church Events

Events in the Langtree Team Ministry.

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Big Silence at St. Leonard’s, Woodcote

Discover the presence of God in the silence and warmth of our beautiful candlelit church in this season of Lent. No hymns, spoken prayers or sermon, just unbroken peace. Space for contemplation, encounter and prayer. Come for a short while or longer. Everyone most welcome. First session starts on Thursday 8th March and continues onto…

Fun Quiz Night

Come along to Woodcote Village Hall to show off your general knowledge at this light-hearted quiz night event in aid of St. Leonard’s Church. Prizes for winners plus raffle. Tickets £5 per person (this includes light refreshments). Bring your own drink. For more information contact : Gillian Fowmes on : 01491 681711.

Art Cafe

Every Saturday at The Old Stables, Whitchurch on Thames, 9.30-12.30 – Art Café: come and browse local artists’ work and enjoy coffee and cakes.

Ladies Bible Study Group

The Bible is amazing ! But how much of it do you really know? How on earth does one read it? Come and find out for yourself. Join us to explore and study God’s word and help us to discover how it applies to our lives. We meet weekly in Checkendon, during term time. All…

Sunday Fun

Aimed at younger children (0-11 years of age), Sunday Fun provides an hour of fun, craft and Bible stories. New term starts this September. For more information contact Emma Davies on 01491 680252.

Ipsden Vintage Fair

This event was originally scheduled for March but bad weather led to its cancellation. But now that the good weather is here (!) you have another chance to get hold of some unique, pre-loved items for a reasonable price. Come along to the Ipsden Vintage Fair and lose yourself in nostalgia. All items will be…

The Yanks are Coming!

American-themed evening of food, fun and laughter, featuring American after dinner raconteur, Linda Scoles. Tickets are £12.50 per head (price includes the meal and speaker). Drinks are available on sale. For more information and tickets please contact Alan Gates at : or on 01491 681808. All proceeds to Ipsden Church Loo Fund.

Christian Spirituality Exploration Group

We will continue our exploration of the Revelation of St. John and the destruction caused by the after-affects of the breaking of the sixth seal. This will bring us to the breaking of the seventh seal. New members always welcome. For more information contact Michael Weller on 01491 681692.  

Ethiopia Unseen

An illustrated talk featuring stunning professional images of Ethiopia, its culture, people and landscapes given by Canon Kevin Davies. Kevin visited Ethiopia in January with a team of diocesan  and neighbouring clergy, one of whom is a professional photographer. Since then Kevin has given some fascinating talks about Ethiopia in the sermon ‘slot’ at Checkendon. He is now crossing the parish boundary…