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[3 Dec 2018 | Leave a Comment | ]
Wash Common’s Candelit Christmas Concert – Sunday 9 December

Its that time of year again!
St George’s Church hosts Wash Common’s Candlelit Christmas Concert – a fabulous evening of seasonal music for the whole community! 
At 7pm on Sunday 9th December and featuring violinist Helen Page, soloist Katie Minien, Harmony Choir, St George’s Choir, festive readings by members of the community and carols by candlelight.
Mulled wine and mince pies will be served at the interval.
It promises to be a wonderful and festive evening, do come and along and invite your friends and neighbours.
Tickets £5 (under 16s free) are available from the church office with proceeds donated to the West Berks Winter Homeless Project.  Contact the church office for tickets by email:  office@st-george-newbury.org or phone: 01635 41249

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[7 Jun 2018 | Leave a Comment | ]
Summer Serenade! Sunday 24th June at 3.30pm

Strings, strawberries and song at St George’s church. 
Back by popular demand, this will be the eighth of these popular  summer afternoon concerts, with Pimms and strawberries served  during the interval.  The Harmony  choir, violinist Helen Page, together with guest artistes present a programme of well-loved music, both light and classical, with a ‘Last Night of the Proms’ finale. 
Where else could you find Pimms, strawberries and entertainment for only £8?
The perfect Sunday afternoon!
Further information and advance booking call 01635 45978 or pay at door.

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[21 Nov 2017 | 2 Comments | ]
Wash Common’s Community Carol Concert at St George’s – book your ticket now!

Now in its fifth year, and always a fantastically festive evening of music and mulled wine – St George’s Church hosts Wash  Common’s Candlelit  Christmas  Concert for 2017 – 7pm on Sunday 10th December! 
Featuring violinist Helen Page, Soloist Katie Minien, Harmony Choir, St George’s Choir.
With readings by members of the community and Christmas carols for the audience.
Mulled wine and mince pies will be served at the interval.
Tickets are £5 (under 16s free) and available from the church office.
Proceeds from this event will go to the West Berks Winter Homeless Project.

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[14 Feb 2017 | One Comment | ]
Organ Recital  Saturday 11th March at St George’s

Do come and hear our newly refurbished organ at its inaugural recital on Saturday 11th March at 4pm.
Clive Grant will play music by JS Bach, Antonio Soler, Olivier Messiaen, William Walton, Jean Alain and Henri Mulet.
Entry is free.
Thanks to an anonymous and very generous friend of St George’s, the church organ has undergone a comprehensive overhaul and expansion in the last  two years.
Walker & Son Organ Builders, who built the original organ, were commissioned for the re-build.  The original instrument was an ‘extension’ organ, popular in the 1950’s, being both economical on the coffers and in terms of space.  Extension organs use a clever extension principle to create different pitches with a minimum number of pipes, …

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[29 Jun 2016 | Leave a Comment | ]
Pimms and Proms at the Summer Serenade!

Do  join us for a relaxing afternoon concert complete with Pimms, Strawberries and a ‘Proms’ finale!
At St George’s Church, Andover Road at 3.30pm Sunday 3rd July.
Featuring:
Helen Page (violin)
Claire Haines (cello)
Sophie Glenny (clarinet)
Clive Grant
and Harmony
Tickets are £8 and include refreshments.  Buy tickets on the door or reserve on 01635 45978.

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[22 Jun 2016 | 3 Comments | ]
Why not consider hiring St George’s?

Is your community group looking for a meeting venue?  Then why not consider hiring St George’s?
St George’s has recently been completely re-vamped, with a new ceiling, new floor, draught-proofing and a carbon neutral heating system, future-proofed for generations to come.  We also have a beautiful new meeting room in the north transept.   The church is a light, bright, warm and welcoming space which lends itself to a host of community events.
If you are looking for a venue for your community group, look no further than St George’s!

The church seats up to 300 and is ideal for concerts, rehearsals, seminars, exhibitions or as a meeting venue.  The glazed transept room can accommodate up to 30 …

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[13 Dec 2015 | Leave a Comment | ]
Carols @ The Bowlers Arms

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tickets available from the church office £5 (under 16s free)
Contact: office@st-george-newbury.org, 01635 41249

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[18 Feb 2014 | Leave a Comment | ]
Photos from the Passion Play

The Passion Play was a great success! A very big thank you to all who helped and supported it in a whole variety of ways.
Photos of the play are available for viewing and downloading here
 
 

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[4 Dec 2013 | Leave a Comment | ]
Candlelit Christmas Concert

 
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[20 Jun 2013 | Leave a Comment | ]
Summer Serenade 2013

St George’s Church, 3.30pm  Sunday 14th July
A relaxing afternoon concert with Pimms and strawberries  served during ithe interval.
TImeless classics  (Vivaldi to Bohemiam Rhapsody!) from virtuoso violinist Helen Page, maestro of the keys Clive Grant and wonderful young soprano Amy Bennett, with choral contributions from Harmony.
TIckets £8  available from the church office or from Helen Tuck on 01635 45978.
All proceeds to St George’s Church Renewable Energy Project, so you can enjoy strawberries, Pimms and beautiful music, and help the environment at the same time!