• Welcome
    The benefice comprises the six adjacent parishes of Farleigh, Preston Candover and Nutley, Bradley, Brown and Chilton Candover, Northington with Swarraton, and Wield. 
     
    The November - January parish prayer/Bible reading diary is now available. We include prayers for our communities, those in need, and some of our regular church events across the benefice.
     
    Below are the Christmas services within the Benefice - Anyone is welcome to any of our services. For a comprehensive, downloadable list, please click here

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  • Christmas Services

    The Parish of Farleigh

    Candover Valley

     

    4th December

    4:00 p.m. Dummer

    Christingle – come at 3:25 to make your own Christingle

     

    17th December

    7.30 p.m. Cliddesden

    9 Lessons and Carols

     

    18th December

    11.00 a.m. Cliddesden

    Bring It and Sing It” – informal carols for all ages” (please let us know beforehand if you would like to play a carol)

     

    4.00  Dummer

    9 Lessons and Carols

     

    6.00 Ellisfield

    9 Lessons and Carols with the Belles of St. Martin’s

     

    24th December Christmas Eve

    2.00 Cliddesden

    Crib Service – service for younger children

     

    4.00 Farleigh Wallop

    9 Lessons and Carols with the Bishop of Basingstoke

     

    11.30 p.m. Dummer

    Midnight Holy Communion CW

     

    11.30 p.m. Cliddesden

    Midnight Holy Communion CW

     

    25th December Christmas Day

    9.45 Ellisfield

    Family Communion CW

     

    10.00 Dummer

    Family Communion CW

     

    1st January

    11.00 Dummer

    Benefice Carol Praise

     

     

     

    4th December

    4:00 p.m. Preston Candover

     Christingle

     

    10th December

    6.00 p.m. Preston Candover

    Carols in Church

     

    11th December

    6.00 p.m. Northington

    9 Lessons and Carols with the Candover Valley Choir

     

    18th December

    4.00 pm Wield 

    9 Lessons and Carols

     

    6.00 p.m. Brown Candover

    9 Lessons and Carols with the Candover Valley Choir

     

    19th December

    6.30 pm Bradley

    Carols round the tree

     

    24th December Christmas Eve

    4.00 Preston Candover

    Crib Service – service for younger children

     

    11.30 p.m. Preston Candover

    Midnight Holy Communion CW

     

    11.30 p.m. Northington

    Midnight Holy Communion CW

     

    25th December Christmas Day

    9:30 Wield

    Family Holy Communion

     

    9:30 Bradley

    Family Holy Communion

     

    11.00 Brown Candover

    Family Holy Communion

    1st January

     

    11.00 Northington

    Holy Communion CW

     

     

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