Latest update 28/08/15


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The joint benefice of St Andrew’s, Alresford and St Mary Magdalen, Thorrington

As church families, our vision is:-

"To draw closer to God and to each other so that we may more ably bring his love to the world."

We want to make a difference in this community for God.



30th August 2015

STA - Traditional Holy Communion (Pauline Scott)

STMM - Morning Prayer (Pauline Hart)

STA - Confirmation Service (Pauline Scott/Bishop Roger)

STA - Food for Thought (Pauline Scott)

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The benefice includes two churches and covers three villages

on the outskirts of Colchester in Essex.


St Andrew’s, in Alresford, is a recently extended modern building.

It is busy with activities for all ages during the week.  

St Mary Magdalen serves the villages of Frating and Thorrington in a beautiful 14th century building set on a farm on the outskirts of Thorrington.

Pauline Scott Rector Messy Church

8.00 am

9.30 am

11.00 am

6.30 pm

6th September 2015

STMM - Holy Communion (Pauline Scott)

STA - All Age Communion (Pauline Scott)

9.30 am

11.00 am

Pauline Hart Curate