Seven Churches in South Oxfordshire

Past Events

Music in the Long Barn

The musical highlight of summer is here again! Music at The Long Barn Ipsden OX10 6AG Music for a Summer Evening  – Jazz, Swing, Rock n Roll  Enjoy a relaxed evening at the beautiful old Long Barn at Ipsden Farm Bring a picnic, a bottle and your family and friends! Please, no BBQs Gates open…

Only Ukes

Come along and enjoy a great evening’s musical entertainment with musical group Only Ukes. Featuring music from across the decades, this concert will not only entertain you but help raise funds for St. Leonard’s church fund. Tickets £10 per person (includes refreshments). For more information contact Gillian Walmsley on 01491 681711.

Celebrate the feast of Saint Peter & Saint Paul

Join us for an informal lunch to celebrate the feast day of our Church’s Saints – Saint Peter and Saint Paul – after the team church service on 30th June. The lunch will be at The Highwayman pub in Exlade Street, Checkendon. The team service will end around 11.30, which will allow time to start…

Langtree 7-11 Holiday Club

Holiday Club report 2019 Langtree Team Churches 7-11 Holiday Club 30th and 31st May.   This year’s Langtree Team Churches 7-11 Holiday Club takes place on Thursday 30th May and Friday 31st May from 10am to 3.30pm ( registration from 9.45) in Woodcote Village Hall. This Club, run by members of local churches, is open to…

Checkendon Flower Festival

‘Our beautiful church’ : a festival of flowers. Step inside this 900 year old church and enjoy its historic splendour decorated with flowers. Tea, coffee and cake available. Donations welcome. Opens Saturday 18th May 9.30 til 5.30pm Opens Sunday 19th May 12.30 til 5pm Special Flower Festival Celebration Service Sunday 19th May 11am

Checkendon Church and Churchyard Clean Up

Please join us on the morning of Saturday 27th April, between 10am and 12noon. We want to clean the church on the inside, and spruce up the churchyard on the outside. A good time is guaranteed, and refreshments will be provided !

Lent Course 2019 at Checkendon

Lent Course at Checkendon 2019. Team Rector’s Lent group meets at Checkendon Rectory starting Tuesday 12th March from 1.30-3pm for five weeks. We’ll be watching the Franco Zeffireli’s classic film “Jesus of Nazareth” – a portion each week, and giving ourselves time to discuss what we have seen. There’ll be tea, and cake too (for…

50 Years in Tennis

an illustrated talk given by John Beddington. Checkendon Church warmly invites you to hear some of the highlights of John’s career – a career that has included the management of top players, the running of major international events, the sponsoring of promising junior players and working for charities to bring tennis to disadvantaged children. Doors…

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Big Silence at St. Leonard’s, Woodcote

Come and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of a silent, candlelit church; the ideal space for your Advent discipline of prayer and contemplation. We end our silence at 8.30pm but please feel free to come and go within the hour if you wish.

Ipsden Christmas Market in the Barn

Presents for everyone can be found at the many varied stalls of the Christmas market. Gifts, art, clothes, local produce, crafts, jewellery, vintage homeware, festive food and drink, including mulled wine.  Admission £1 for adults, youngsters free. All proceeds to Ipsden Church Friends. For more details contact Harry Clark at :