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Abbey Community News – Sunday 17 October 2021

October 15, 2021 | Comments Off on Abbey Community News – Sunday 17 October 2021
Stained glass window in Bath Abbey depicting family crests
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Countdown to moon landing in Bath Abbey

October 14, 2021 | Comments Off on Countdown to moon landing in Bath Abbey
Museum of the Moon
Bath Abbey is getting ready for a Christmas with a difference as it prepares to host Luke Jerram’s Museum of the Moon, an awe-inspiring art installation illuminating the historic Abbey in the weeks leading up to Christmas and over the…

Webinar Race Equality in B&NES – Progress Made & Challenges Ahead

October 14, 2021 | Comments Off on Webinar Race Equality in B&NES – Progress Made & Challenges Ahead
Monday 18 Oct, 6-7.15pm via Zoom Hosted by Cllr Dine Romero, you’ll hear from the BANES Council’s Race Panel, Schools Race Task Force, Boys in Mind & other local organisations & museums. As part of the Abbey’s continued commitment to…

Celebration Service for Abbey’s Footprint Project

October 6, 2021 | Comments Off on Celebration Service for Abbey’s Footprint Project
The Very Reverend Dr David Hoyle
Building work is on the verge of completion on Bath Abbey’s ground-breaking £20million Footprint project. Supported by the National Heritage Lottery Fund, the Abbey’s historic floor has been fully restored and saved from collapse, eco-heating powered by energy from Bath’s…

Congratulations, Reverend Cath!

September 30, 2021 | Comments Off on Congratulations, Reverend Cath!
Cath Candish in clergy robes pictured after her ordination service at Wells Cathedral
Last weekend, at a splendid service in Wells Cathedral, Cath Candish was ordained deacon by the Bishop of Taunton. She began her curacy at the Abbey straight away, preaching an excellent first sermon as part of our Harvest Festival celebrations.…

New piano donated to Abbey

September 22, 2021 | Comments Off on New piano donated to Abbey
New piano in Vestry
We are very excited to have received a brand new piano, very kindly donated to the Abbey by Chelverton Asset Management. The piano will be used in the choir vestry, next to the main Song School, enabling the Music Department…

Bath Abbey partners with Fairfield House and UWE for joint service with Ethiopian Orthodox Church

September 16, 2021 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey partners with Fairfield House and UWE for joint service with Ethiopian Orthodox Church
Bath Abbey will be hosting an Ethiopian Orthodox Service on Saturday 18th September as part of the ‘Freedom in the City, Festival of Learning’ a new series of events organised by Fairfield House, Bath, the former residence of Emperor Haile Selassie…

Choral Weekday Evensong to resume at Bath Abbey from 9 September

September 8, 2021 | Comments Off on Choral Weekday Evensong to resume at Bath Abbey from 9 September
Bath Abbey choirs of Girls and Lay-clerks singing at a service
After nearly an 18-month absence, we are delighted that our Bath Abbey Choirs will be resuming Choral Evensong during the week on Thursdays and on selected Fridays at 5.30pm (during term time). While we have been able to enjoy worship…

Dedication of the Bath Abbey Psalter on Sunday 12 September, 3.30pm

September 2, 2021 | Comments Off on Dedication of the Bath Abbey Psalter on Sunday 12 September, 3.30pm
Derek Cardy
On September 12th the Bath Abbey Psalter, dedicated to the memory of Derek Cardy 1930-2020, former member of the Abbey choir and organ pupil of Earnest Maynard will be blessed and commissioned at a special service of Choral Evensong. Delyth…

Bath Abbey Wins 2021 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award

August 23, 2021 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey Wins 2021 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award
Bath Abbey has been recognised as a 2021 Travellers’ Choice award-winner by popular travel website Tripadvisor. This achievement celebrates tourist destinations that consistently deliver fantastic experiences around the globe, having earned great visitor reviews on Tripadvisor over the last 12…

Bath Abbey Weekly Notice Sheet

This weekly publication, distributed in our Sunday services, includes information about our services, upcoming events as well as our community and prayer groups. This will be sent to you by email if you use the sign up. Or, you can download the latest week below:

Abbey Annual Review 2020-2021

The Annual Review for 2020-2021 is now available here. If you'd like a printed copy, we kindly ask if you could please download and print this yourself, as we're only printing a small number of copies this year.
The Financial Reports for 2020 are also available here: Bath Abbey Limited: Part 1 and Bath Abbey PCC: Part 2

Footprint Project News

You will find the latest news and developments about the Footprint Project here:

Footprint Update - July 2020
Footprint Update - October 2020
Footprint Update - December 2020
Footprint Update - February 2021