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Abbey Chorister awarded Choral Scholarship

June 17, 2021 | Comments Off on Abbey Chorister awarded Choral Scholarship
Daisy - Bath Abbey Choritster
One of the members of our Abbey Choir of Girls, Daisy is leaving the Abbey Choir at the end of this academic year to study History at Nottingham University. She has also been awarded a Choral Scholarship to sing at…

Annual Review 2020-2021

May 28, 2021 | Comments Off on Annual Review 2020-2021
Bath Abbey at Christmas
We hope you enjoy our Annual Review which gives an insight into the life and work of Bath Abbey during the last 6 months. Please click here to download your copy.  If you’d like a printed copy, we kindly ask…

Annual Parochial Church Meeting

May 26, 2021 | Comments Off on Annual Parochial Church Meeting
We’ll be holding our Annual Parochial Church Meeting on Thursday 27th May 7.30pm. If you would like to join us virtually for the APCM this year, you can do so on our Bath Abbey YouTube channel.

Footprint project raises £1 million thanks to Brownsword Charitable Foundation

May 24, 2021 | Comments Off on Footprint project raises £1 million thanks to Brownsword Charitable Foundation
Guy Bridgewater with Christina and Andrew Brownsword in the soon-to-be-completed Song School
Bath Abbey’s community has successfully raised £500,000, which has been matched pound for pound by the Brownsword Charitable Foundation, to bring the grand total raised to £1 million – a significant contribution towards completing the Footprint project. In 2017, The…

Bath Abbey Pentecost Mission Appeal 2021

May 20, 2021 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey Pentecost Mission Appeal 2021
Children playing with a hoop on a rough track
As a house of prayer for all nations Bath Abbey works with partners both locally and overseas to fulfil this purpose in parts of the world where it’s called to work. This call is often heard through the activity and…

Bath Abbey searches for singers to join new choir

May 20, 2021 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey searches for singers to join new choir
Bath Abbey Interior
Bath Abbey is starting a brand new choir – the Chamber Choir – at and is looking for the following singers to join us: 10 sopranos, 4 Altos, 4 Tenors and 4 Basses. Rehearsals will take place in the Abbey’s…

Bath Abbey Monuments Exhibition to tell story of colonialism and slave trade

May 18, 2021 | Comments Off on Bath Abbey Monuments Exhibition to tell story of colonialism and slave trade
Collage of Bath Abbey wall memorials
Bath Abbey is to hold an exhibition revealing its links to colonialism and the transatlantic slave trade through the history of its monuments and ledgerstones. The ‘Monuments, Empire and Slavery’ exhibition, which will run from 24 May to 4 September…

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…

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…

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…

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