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Winchester Basics Bank seeks logistics manager

Winchester Basics Bank is seeking an experienced person for the new position of Logistics Manager as a fixed term part-time contract of 9 months that could be extended or made permanent depending upon our development. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the successful candidate will help the charity provide and develop its warehouse and distribution activities, […]

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Street pastors are recruiting for revival of night-time economy

Times change, lockdowns come and go, but Winchester’s Street Pastors have been out and about whenever they can be. They offer reassurance, safety and support to everyone out in the city at night by caring, listening and helping. Recruited from local churches, Street Pastors have been out on the city’s streets at weekends since 2011. […]

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Who needs a gift of joy from the Salvation Army Christmas Present appeal?

Unfortunately, it’s all too likely that Covid may prevent us visiting another family this Christmas. But nothing can stop us supporting another family at this difficult time. In Winchester, one simple way to do this is through the Salvation Army Christmas Present appeal. The appeal has been running for many years and makes a huge […]

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Watch ‘Thank you for the Rain’ and book your ticket for Green Week discussion

‘Thank you for the Rain’. Water is a precious resource. In the UK, we use too much and are constantly being reminded to conserve it. No one wastes water in the remote Kenyan village where farmer, Kisilu Musya lives. In his community, life-sustaining water is under threat from climate change. Now, with filmmaker, Julia Dahr, […]

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Winchester churches go online to bless the city at Pentecost

Pentecost service to be broadcast on YouTube Churches across Winchester have come together to create a special video service for Pentecost Sunday. The united service will be shown on the Churches Together in Winchester YouTube channel at 6pm on Sunday 31 May 2020 and available to view thereafter. Individual churches will also share the service […]

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Christian Unity service highlights importance of hospitality – 19 January

Churches Together in Winchester is holding its annual Christian Unity Service in Winchester Cathedral on Sunday 19th January at 6.30pm. The service brings together Christians from all over the city during the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity (18-25 January). The theme of this year’s Week of Prayer is hospitality, which represents a much needed […]

Churches Together to host election hustings

Take this chance to question your future MP. Churches Together in Winchester will be holding election hustings on Thursday 5th December at the United Church, Jewry Street, Winchester. Bishop Tim will be the Chairman, and it is expected that all candidates declared will be present to answer questions. Doors will be open at 6.30pm and […]

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Share a gift from God at this year’s Winchester Christmas Market

We all love Christmas. And, as Christians, we love to share the true meaning of Christmas, don’t we? Now’s your chance. Each year, Churches Together, at the invitation of the Bishop, organises the Real Christmas Chalet at the ever-popular Winchester Christmas Market. Staffing the chalet gives us the opportunity to share the love of God. […]

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Quakers host Dr Shirley Firth’s book launch – 25 September

Dr Shirley Firth, honorary research fellow at the University of Winchester, is launching her new book this month at the Quaker Friends Meeting House in Winchester. Dr Firth and her co-author Joanna Wilson have written Death – the Gateway to Life as an exploration of near death experiences. The book is based on papers given […]

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Refugee company offers Syrian street food to local events

Tired of sausage rolls and sandwiches? Try Syrian street food for your next event. Saha is a new catering company which brings a taste of the Middle East to your party. It is run by four Syrian families who have been resettled in Winchester.  The ladies have worked hard to complete their Level 2 Food […]