The Hambleden Valley Group of Churches
The Hambleden Valley Group of Churches

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Coming up


Valley Outdoor Eucharist
2nd August 2015

Harvest Festival Services

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Valley Songs of Praise
30th August 2015

St Maryís Church, Hambleden

Rewiring Relighting Redecorating

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Rota of servicesCalender of EventsWeddings and BlessingsBaptism and 'Naming & Blessing'Location Map2015 Concerts
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Associate Priest
Rev Jeremy Mais
The Vicarage,
Oxon RG9 6QU
01491 638539

Rev Sue Morton

18 Claymoor Park,
Bucks SL7 3DL
07808 517347

Lay Minister

Sue Brice,
Mousells, Fingest,

Oxon RG9 6QD
01494 882084

Lay Minister

Jenny Roughan,
336 Main Road,
Walters Ash, High Wycombe, Bucks HP14 4TS
01494 565242

Lay Minister

John Kimberley,
Fieldfares, Ferry Lane, Medmenham
, Marlow,
Bucks SL7 2EZ
01491 413155

  Welcome Message  
     Penny McLeish
     01491 571288


The Churches of the Hambleden Valley 
Please click on a church for services this month, history and pics etc

  Click here to see a map of the Hambleden Valley

St Mary the Virgin, Hambleden

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St Mary the Virgin,


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St Bartholomew


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St John the Evangelist,


Frieth Church of England
Combined School
St Mary the Virgin,


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St Peter &
St Paul, Medmenham


United Reformed Church,
Pheasant's Hill


Regular Activities

Baptisms and
'Naming and Blessing'

Weddings and the
Blessing of a Civil Marriage

All Souls Service
Animal Blessing Service
Barney's Toddler Group
Church Mice at Turville
Churches Tea Club
Good Friday Club
Group Retreat to
Holland House
Harvest Festivals
Healing Service
Maundy Thursday
Plough Sunday
Railway Nativity
Royal British Legion
Service of Remembrance
Turville School Trust


Rachel Wigramís story of healing from wheelchair to leaping and dancing
Listen here and Read here


Parish aims

We seek to extend a warm welcome to all who come to our churches.
To make our services friendly and approachable by all.
To offer clear and relevant Bible teaching.
To pray for and with all in any kind of need.
To provide help and support.

Yearly Dates

First Sundays 2015
Specially for children 2015
Hambleden concerts 2015
Prayers for Peace 2015
Harvest Festivals 2015

Fund Raising

We have been supporting
St Matthew's Children's Fund, Ethiopia,
for many years

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Group Magazine
back issues to download

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Listen Again

Click to 'listen again' to Lent Talks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014

Lent talks

Click to 'listen again' to
First Sunday sermons


First Sunday sermons
Candlemas Sermon by
Archdeacon Karen Gorham
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The Passion Story
read from the King James Bible
by several readers
 Hambleden Church Choir recording for the
BBC Radio 3 'Wings' Project
29.4.09    Introduction
'O for the wings of a dove'
Lent Evensong speaker Revd. David Picken 'Terrorism and the Local Community' 8.3.09  
We have recorded some hymns sung in our Valley churches.  



If you kindly wish to give a donation towards
the upkeep of our beautiful churches

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To donate specifically for the Hambleden
relighting project please go here.
Thank you for your gift.








Ministry Team Mission Action Plans:
Promote a sense of Group Identity
Develop gifts for informal worship
Nurture small groups
Encourage children's & family worship

Photo Gallery of some of our events
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Magna Carta enactment 14.6.2015

Bishop Alan Wilson and Rev Sue Morton, Palm Sunday, Frieth 29.3.15

Palm Sunday 13.4.2014 Fingest

Henry Hollinrake, winner of a stole designing competition (modelled by the Rector)

Charles Gray, Christine Wells and Harry Sloper receive Maundy Money from The Queen 28.3.2013

Royal British Legion Service of Remembrance, Medmenham 11.11.2012

Queen's Diamond Jubilee street party, Hambleden, 4.6.2012

'The Last Supper' Maundy Thursday, Frieth, 5.4.2012

Palm Sunday Procession 1.4.2012 Turville

Animal Blessing Service 1.10.2011

Car washing to raise money for St Mary's, Hambleden, August 2011

John blesses vintage tractor run for Air Ambulance from Turville (photo Henley Standard)

Palm Sunday Procession, Frieth, 17.4.2011

Turville Garden Party 2010 'Splat the Vicar'

Charles selling his book 'Born On Chiltern Slopes' to raise funds for St Mary's, Hambleden

David carrying the sheaves at Hambleden Harvest Festival

Station Master, Revd. John, at the Railway Nativity

Children at the Good Friday Club

Verger, Alan, at Hambleden

Christine, Director of Music

Royal British Legion Remembrance Sunday Parade at Medmenham

Bellringers at Hambleden

Medmenham riverside service with Eternal Praise Choir from Luton

Wynyard at the Easter Bonnet Parade at Hambleden

Following the wedding tradition at Fingest

Easter Eve Baptism at Hambleden

A visit (?) by Bishop Alan

Open-air Valley Eucharist at Fingest

Fingest's Inner City Link - St James, Lower Clapton

Prayer Walk at Fingest

Turville supports 'Make Poverty History'


original web design by Alistair

all material (c) Rector of Hambleden with additional information from
'The Churches of the Hambleden Valley' by Wycombe District Council