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King Charles III addresses the nation – 9th September 2022

King Charles III’s first address to the nation: The full transcript In his moving and poignant speech, King Charles talked of his “dear Mama’s’ journey” with “flights of angels” – and about the love he has for his “darling wife Camilla.” His address also included both sons William and Harry. “I speak to you today […]

Death of Her Majesty the Queen

Dear friends in Christ,  The whole nation has been saddened by the news just announced of the death of Her Majesty the Queen. We give thanks for her long reign and service and also for the accession of her successor, King Charles. In all of this we are not separated from, but rather know more […]

St Peter’s Grounds Reimagined Project Video

In 2020, St Peter’s churchyard in Bournemouth town centre was so overgrown and unruly, with brambles and rhododendrons obscuring pathways and gravestones, creating a hotspot for anti-social behaviour.  However, fast forward two years and the St Peter’s churchyard has been completely ‘reimagined’, thanks to the determination of Jane Styslinger (Church Warden) and the Dorset Wildlife Trust’s Urban Green project, funded by the National Lottery Community Fund […]

2022 Air Festival Praise Service – 10am, Sunday 4th September

This service will take place in the Lower Gardens, near the Bandstand. The service will be led by The Reverend Dr Ian Terry, team rector of Bournemouth Town Centre Parish, and we are extremely grateful to The Reverend (Flt Lt) Helene Grant, who is Station Chaplain at RAF Cranwell in Lincolnshire, who is travelling down […]