Category: Social

The Big Sleep Out with family, friends and colleagues Due to the current Covid situation, Trinity Winchester have made the decision to cancel their annual Big Sleep Out in the grounds of Winchester Cathedral. Instead, they are encouraging people to sleep out in their own homes on Friday 14th May. For more details on how…

Some of us will be missing contact that we’ve been used to having with friends and family. Please remember to contact those people with whom you kept in touch with before lockdown. A telephone call, email or Zoom/Skype calls can be invaluable to us all, particularly those who may be feeling a sense of isolation…

St Matthew’s continues its appeal to fund the repairs to the church room wall capping which presently is causing considerable damp and damage to the plaster. The cost of the work will be approximately £6,000, which, coming in a year when we cannot hold any of the usual fund raisers, will seriously denude our finances. The appeal…

Six people from Hursley will be walking around the Romsey churches tomorrow in aid of Ride&Stride.  Half the money goes to the Hursley church and half to Hampshire and Isle of Wight Historic Churches.  Please sponsor their walk to give them some encouragement! Contact Sadly, we have had to postpone the Churchwardens’ Challenge sponsored…

 There are various networks of members of the congregations telephoning each other. If you would like to join one of these networks for a regular chat, please do not hesitate to contact William who will put you in touch with a group. 

Further to the announcement that Trinity’s Big Sleep Out had to be postponed due to Coronavirus, we are pleased to tell you that whilst plans are ongoing to set a new date, Trinity have announced that there will be a Big Sleep In during May to raise funds for the homeless and those who are…

Winchester Churches Nightshelter have organised their first virtual fundraising event which will be held on Easter Monday to help cover increased staffing and resource costs during this Coronavirus pandemic. If you would like to take part please visit the following link: https://wcns.org.uk/blog/hop-for-homeless/

Trinity’s Big Sleep Out has unfortunately been postponed in-line with the new government measures announced this week. Trinity Winchester are working hard to set a new date for later in the year. Future announcements will be made via Trinity’s social media sites and mailing lists.