We have many very active groups here at the Abbey, and you are more than welcome to attend any one or more of them and find out which suits you best. For further details of our groups, please see below.
Junior Church gathers in the Children’s Corner at the back of the Abbey at the start of the 10 o’clock service for informal learning, supervised activities, and fun. Children rejoin the service for during Communion. All ages welcome!
Tots’ Praise – A happy little gathering of 0-5s and their carers who meet on Wednesdays at 10.15 in the Abbey for stories, songs, prayers, chat, refreshments and fun. Brothers and sisters are welcome during the school holidays. Come and join us!
For more information, please contact Judi Cornforth
Sanctuary: A Safe, Shared Space for Children and Young People - Come along every last(ish) Saturday of the month for an afternoon of fun! At 2pm we watch a film followed by games and snacks in Etheldreda Room, Priory Buildings (approx. 8-12 year-olds – but all welcome!). At 4.30pm we enjoy a short Youth Service starting at the Frith Stool in Abbey Choir (all ages – a time to come together). And at 5pm we welcome all older children (approx. 13+) for coffee and questions @Costa meeting in front Abbey entrance porch.
For more information, please contact Matthew Hunter
The following groups meet regularly and welcome enquiries from people who would like to join.
Full details are in the current pew sheets, or please contact
The Abbey Administrator for contact details of the group leaders.
Tel: 01434 602031
Mondays at 2pm during term time.
Group leader: Sue Snow
Wednesdays at 7.45pm during term time
Group leaders: Mitchell or Rachael Hayward Smith
Fridays at 2pm
Group leaders: Ron and Jenda Harbottle
Bible Study Group: Meets monthly.
Group leader: Ken Newit.