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MU plans children’s day

On Saturday, 10 September, 2016 our Mothers’ Union group will host the first of what we hope will be an annual “St Thomas Children’s Day” at our church. From 11 am to 4 pm the kids will have the opportunity to engage in several fun activities like crafts, making loom bands, face painting, dancing, singing…

How about a walk this Saturday?

Some Church Wanderers were sad about not having a walk in August, and so Eileen has very kindly offered to lead her much-loved circular walk from Burg in Schleswig-Holstein on Saturday 13 August. (The Burg Fährhaus is now under new management and offers a very enticing stopover for coffee and cake.) If you would like…

Summer edition of Becket News published

The summer edition of Becket News is out, with news of our chaplain designate, an article on interfaith relations by our former locum Canon Dr Andrew Wingate and lots of news from the chaplaincy. Download it here or pic up a copy in church.

Dates to note

St Thomas Becket Children’s Day

11:00am on Sat, 10th September

For children: fun activities like crafts, making loom bands, face painting, dancing, singing and much more. For parents: kids’ flea market with toys, and baby and children’s clothes. For the hungry: food stalls with cake, waffles, French fries and sausages. Hosted by Mothers’ Union.

About us

Sunday service at St Thomas Becket, the peace (photo Joyceline Anacoura-Schmidt)


Our main service is the Parish Eucharist (Holy Communion) on Sundays at 10:30 am. Our other regular services are Evensong and a Healing Service. You can find further information about this and all other services here.

Musical services


Music is an important part of our services, while the church hosts many concerts. If you’re coming regularly to worship at St Thomas Becket and love to sing you might consider joining the choir.


The Chaplain

The Revd Canon Dr Leslie Nathaniel has been appointed as our new Chaplain – see details of announcement here. He is due to start in September. Meanwhile we are being ably supported and cared for by a team of locum chaplains. For details please see Contact.


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