Hungerford: St Lawrence, Hungerford

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Welcome to the St Lawrence’s Church web pages.

Hungerford is a small, historic market town on the Berkshire/Wiltshire border, in the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The present Parish Church of St Lawrence's was built between 1814 and 1816 and is on the site of 2 earlier Parish Churches. Please come and visit to find out more.

Please go to our website, you can find the link under Pages and Links, 'St Lawrence's Website'.

We hope you find the information you need. If not, please refer to our contacts to ask more. Everyone is very welcome to come and join us at our services and events.

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Rev. Mike Saunders (Day off Thursday)
phone: 01488 208341

Catherine Le Poole, Administrator (Day off Wednesday)
Phone: 07548 678234

07548 678234 (Catherine, Church Administrator)

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Contemporary Service
Every third Sunday at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
Youth Group
Every second and fourth Sunday at 7:30 PM for 1½ hours


ABC Toddler Group
Every Tuesday at 9:00 AM for 2 hours
Mothers' Union Corporate Communion
Every fourth Tuesday at 11:30 AM
until Tuesday 28th November 2017


Alpha Course
Each course is 10 weeks long. Next course starts in January
Every Wednesday at 8:00 PM for 2 hours
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Mothers' Union Social
Talk by Rev Mike Saunders
Tuesday 21st November 2017 at 2:30 PM for 1 hour



(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Floodlight


Alpha course please contact Catherine Le Poole, or tel 07548 678234
Church Open The Church is usually open all day to visit and explore or for peace and quiet and to pray. Whilst visiting the church you can buy various items including a guide book and history of the church itself.

Foodbank or foodbank collection point
Other information
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 5904
Built: 1816
Architect: Mr James Pinch of Bath
Archdeaconry: BERKSHIRE (272)
Deanery: NEWBURY (27205)
Benefice: Hungerford and Denford (27/265 X)
Parish Legal Name: Hungerford and Denford (270417 )
CofE Church Info: (627417 27/417)
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The current editor is: Alison Saunders

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This page was last updated on Wednesday 10th May 2017
Hungerford: St Lawrence : Parsonage Lane, Hungerford, West Berkshire, RG17 0JB - The Croft

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