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05 Nov 17 - Service of Remembrance



The annual Service of Remembrance will be held on Sunday 12th November at Windsor Parish Church.

The Service begins with an act of Remembrance at the War Memorial, outside the Parish Church at 10.45am where the Mayor of Windsor and Maidenhead, local councillors and representatives of  local and national organisations will lay wreaths.  A two minutes silence will be held at 11am.

The Service, that will be conducted by the Rector, Rev Ainsley Swift, continues inside the Parish Church.   Those who wish are welcome to be seated inside the church before the service.

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A Service to commemorate the Battle of Britain on Sunday 17th September at 11.00am, beginning outside at the War Memorial at 10.50am.  

Everyone Welcome.  

The Mayor of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead will be in attendance together with organisations from Maidenhead and Windsor.




Interesting Evening Talk - 100 years of the Royal House of Windsor


Monday 17th July at 7.30pm

"100 years of the Royal House of Windsor” by Hugo Vickers


This is an illustrated talk highlighting key events in the first 100 years of the Royal House of Windsor, from the name change by King George V in July 1917, right up to the present day.  The Royal Family have loved Windsor and Windsor Castle for many generations, but it has been most particularly identified with George V, George VI and The Queen, all of whom have made it their home during their reigns.  

The talk covers these 100 years.  Hugo Vickers will explain why George V changed the name and the implication that had for his family.  He will look at some of the great celebrations in the various reigns, and key events which have propelled Windsor into the consciousness of the nation, including looking at the Abdication, the terrible fire of 1992, and events both dramatic and relaxed.  This will be an inspiring and evocative talk by a well known author, who has known and loved Windsor since he was at school at Eton in 1964.


Tickets £10  will be available at the door.   Refreshments will be available









Celebrating the Dedication of Windsor Parish Church


Windsor Parish Church is dedicated to St John the Baptist whose feast day is 24th June.

We are celebrating this important day in the life of Windsor Parish Church on Sunday 25th June with a Sung Parish Communion at 10am with the Team Choir followed by tea and coffee and Festal Evensong at 4pm with a combined choir, followed by refreshments.

Everyone is welcome.    The Church will be open all day.




06 Mar 17 - New Service for Lent


Prayer and reflection for reconciliation and letting go






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Other churches in the New Windsor Team Ministry:
 All Saints        Holy Trinity        St Stephen & St Agnes 



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