Remembrance Service

On Sunday 1st November at 9.30am, St. Simon and St. Jude will be holding a United Benefice Service to commemorate All Souls. Anyone who has lost someone close is warmly invited to the service where the names of those who have died recently will be read out and other departed loved ones remembered. 

Milton-under-Wychwood and the Great War

On Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th November, and exhibition will be held in the Church of St Simon and St Jude’s to honour the men from the villages of Milton-under-Wychwood, Lyneham and Bruern who served or died in WW1. The exhibition will include information that has been collected about the men, together with photos, medals,…

VIVA harp and flute concert

On Saturday 11 October 2014 at St Simon & St Jude Church from 7.30pm, flute and harp Duo VIVA present a varied programme of music by Bach, Chaussson and Faure. Featuring Marion Ackrill, flute; Jenny Broome, harp. Tickets £10.00 (£6.00 for under 17’s) to include interval drinks. Available from James Burgis 01993 830553, the Milton…

Honouring the villagers who served in WW1

Every second Sunday in November, villagers from Milton-under-Wychwood, Lyneham and Bruern gather together to remember the 42 men from these villages who died in WW1 and the five who died in WW2 that are listed on the war memorial on the wall of the Church of St Simon and St Jude. This year, as part of the WW1…

Poppies

First World War Centenary

From 7.30pm on Monday 4th August, the First World War Centenary will be commemorated with a vigil of  music, reading and prayers at the Church of St Simon and St Jude. The vigil is part of the nationwide memorial to mark, commemorate and remember the lives of those who lived, fought and died in the First World War,…