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Latest Newsletter – Sunday 9 May

May 7, 2021 | Comments Off on Latest Newsletter – Sunday 9 May
Guide Book
Welcome to the Abbey Community News for the 6th Sunday of Easter.

Latest Newsletter – Sunday 2 May 2021

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Bath Abbey in spring seen from Parade Gardens
Welcome to the Abbey Community News for the 5th Sunday of Easter.

Abbey Electoral Roll – Annual Revision 2021

April 21, 2021 | Comments Off on Abbey Electoral Roll – Annual Revision 2021
Bath Abbey West Front
The annual revision of the Abbey Electoral Roll will take place between Monday 26 April and Monday 10 May prior to the APCM (Annual Parochial Church Meeting) on Thursday 27 May 2021.  If you are a member of the Abbey…

Latest Newsletter – Sunday 18 April 2021

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Flowers in the Bath Abbey sanctuary for the Easter season
Welcome to our Abbey Community News for the Third Sunday of Easter.

Welcome back to our Abbey Boys and Girls!

April 12, 2021 | Comments Off on Welcome back to our Abbey Boys and Girls!
Abbey Choir socially distanced
We are delighted that new guidance means we are able to welcome back our Abbey Choirs of Boys and Girls who will be rehearsing for the first time this year in the Abbey today and tomorrow (Monday 12 and Tuesday…

Latest newsletter – Sunday 11 April 2021

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Interior of Bath Abbey as seen from the altar on a Sunday
Welcome to the latest issue of our Abbey Community News for the Second Sunday of Easter.  

Statement by the Rector of Bath Abbey on the Death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip

April 9, 2021 | Comments Off on Statement by the Rector of Bath Abbey on the Death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip
Portrait of HRH Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip in the sanctuary of Bath Abbey
We are deeply saddened by the death of His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. For the next nine days, Bath Abbey will be open daily, with Covid safety measures in place, for all who wish to pray and…

Grant awarded to explore Bath’s links to slave trade and history of Black presence

April 7, 2021 | Comments Off on Grant awarded to explore Bath’s links to slave trade and history of Black presence
Archive Library
Thanks to The National Archives, Bath Abbey, Bath Preservation Trust and Bath Records Office have been awarded a grant to explore Bath’s links to the transatlantic slave trade and the history of a Black presence in the city by studying…

Bath Abbey to resume in person worship for Easter celebrations

March 24, 2021 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey to resume in person worship for Easter celebrations
East Window
Bath Abbey is delighted to be welcoming back its congregation in time for Easter celebrations as it reopens for in person worship from Palm Sunday (March 28). In support of the national lockdown, the Abbey moved all communal worship and…

Covid-19 Remembrance Anthem written by Bath Abbey’s Director of Music  

March 16, 2021 | Comments Off on Covid-19 Remembrance Anthem written by Bath Abbey’s Director of Music  
Bath Abbey Choir of Lay Clerks singing in Bath Abbey while socially distanced
Bath Abbey’s Director of Music, Huw Williams, has composed a new piece of music for a special Bath & North East Somerset event to remember all those who have lost their lives since the start of the Covid pandemic in…

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 2019-2020

The Annual Review for 2019-2020 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. If you'd like a printed copy but are unable to print this yourself, please speak to a Churchwarden or pick one up from the Abbey Office.

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