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Bath Abbey awarded £534,000 in Culture Recovery Funding

February 23, 2021 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey awarded £534,000 in Culture Recovery Funding
Bath Abbey West Front
Projects to revive heritage sites, churches and cathedrals boosted with £13.5 million in grants including Bath Abbey Awards made as applications being processed for a further £400 million in lifeline grants and loans to support cultural venues into the summer.…

“Remembering Together” those who have died during the Covid-19 pandemic

February 12, 2021 | Comments Off on “Remembering Together” those who have died during the Covid-19 pandemic
Candles at prayer station
People across Bath and North East Somerset and Wiltshire whose loved ones have died during the coronavirus pandemic are being invited to join an online community service of remembrance. The Community Remembering Together Service will be broadcast on Wednesday 24…

Double Celebration for 18-year old Max

February 3, 2021 | Comments Off on Double Celebration for 18-year old Max
Max Entwisle 18 year old lay clerk
Bath Abbey is delighted to announce that 18-year old Max Entwisle, a lay-clerk in the Abbey Choir, celebrates two major achievements this week. On Sunday 31 January 2021 it was the 10th anniversary of Max joining the Bath Abbey Choir,…

Bath Abbey floor saved from collapse

January 20, 2021 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey floor saved from collapse
Abbey floor January 2021
The last ledgerstones to complete the restoration of Bath Abbey’s floor will be re-laid later this week as part of the Abbey’s Footprint project to save its historic floor from collapse. Parts of the Abbey’s floor had been gradually sinking…

Abbey Zoom Book Club to begin on 13 January

January 7, 2021 | Comments Off on Abbey Zoom Book Club to begin on 13 January
The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis
Our Abbey Pastor, Chantal will be hosting a weekly evening zoom call as we explore together “The Screwtape Letters” by C. S. Lewis, in our next Abbey Zoom Book Club. The book club will run for eight evenings starting on…

Merry QRistmas from the Bath Abbey Choir

December 14, 2020 | Comments Off on Merry QRistmas from the Bath Abbey Choir
QR code linking to Bath Abbey Choir singing medley of three Christmas songs
The Bath Abbey Choir is bringing some festive cheer to shoppers with their music all around town – in the form of a QR code. Posters with a QR code that will enable shoppers to listen to a Christmas medley…

Bath Abbey’s Christmas tree of hope

December 11, 2020 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey’s Christmas tree of hope
Christmas tree in the Abbey with Tree of Hope information board
Christmas is a time of celebration, comfort and joy – however, we recognise that while looking forward to the new year, many of us may also be grieving losses and feeling anxious about what it will bring. Bath Abbey is…

Bath Abbey Choir perform during The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s Royal Train visit

December 10, 2020 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey Choir perform during The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s Royal Train visit
Huw Williams, Bath Abbey's Director of Music, conducting the Choir who are singing Christmas music for Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
Members of the Bath Abbey Choir, led by our Director of Music, Huw Williams, performed Christmas music for Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge during their visit to Cleeve Court Care Home on Tuesday 8 December. The…

Bath BID Illuminate the City for Christmas

November 30, 2020 | Comments Off on Bath BID Illuminate the City for Christmas
The Bath BID has brought to life some of Bath’s iconic streets and buildings including Bath Abbey for the festive season, with a series of magical rainbow illuminations. The spectacular lighting was funded by the Bath BID and designed and…

Bath Abbey Choir has a new album out for Christmas

November 18, 2020 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey Choir has a new album out for Christmas
Choir recording
The Bath Abbey Choir has released a new Christmas album. The recording was made earlier this year in January with the full Abbey Choir of Girls, Boys and Lay-clerks conducted by Huw Williams, the Abbey’s Director of Music, and accompanied…

Bath Abbey Annual Review 2023-2024

The Annual Review for 2023-2024 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.

 

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: