Welcome to the parishes of East Hendred, West Hendred, Ardington and Lockinge

We welcome you to the Christian community here in East and West Hendred, Ardington and Lockinge! We believe that the Gospel is for everyone and we look forward to welcoming you in person in our ancient, peaceful and beautiful churches, all of which have stood witnessing to the Christian faith here, at the foot of the Berkshire Downs, for over seven hundred years.

Come and join us! We'd love to see you and hope that these pages may be helpful to you and give you a taste of what the Christian community here is about.

Services & Parish Events

Welcome to our services and events calendar. Here you will find details as to when our range of services and events are. To use please click on ‘ Categories’ and select the church you would like to attend to see when the services are.

Hendred’s School Carol Service @ St Augustine, East Hendred
Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Holy Communion (BCP) @ All Saints' Church, Lockinge
Dec 15 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Family Service @ Holy Trinity Church, West Hendred
Dec 15 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Holy Communion @ St Augustine's Church, East Hendred
Dec 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Nine Lessons & Carols @ All Saints, Lockinge
Dec 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Compline @ Holy Trinity, West Hendred
Dec 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Holy Communion @ Holy Trinity Church, West Hendred
Dec 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Morning Prayer @ St Augustine's, East Hendred
Dec 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Family service @ Holy Trinity Church: Ardington
Dec 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Family service @ Holy Trinity Church: Ardington

Advent Sunday

Crib Service @ Holy Trinity, West Hendred
Dec 24 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

Latest News / Events

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The Rector of the Wantage Downs Benefice is:

The Revd. Dr. Orazio Camaioni - Tel: 01235 832 849  

email: revdoraziocamaioni@gmail.com

St Augustines East Hendred:                                                       
Mrs Suzanne Fairlie sanfairlie@hotmail.com
Julie Pearce jpxpol@hotmail.com

Holy Trinity West Hendred:
Mr Hugh Rees hugh@citidata.co.uk
(Deputy) Patsy Jenkins pfjenkins100@hotmail.com

Holy Trinity Ardington:
Mr Nigel Baring nigel.baring@ardingtonhouse.com
Mr Patrice Vogt patrice_vogt@yahoo.fr

All Saints Lockinge:
Mr Thomas Loyd tloyd@lockinge-estate.co.uk
James Hart deliciousofwantage@hotmail.com