On Monday 24 October, work began to underpin the south aisle of St John’s. The area has been boarded round to restrict access, and turf has been removed to ease the passage of diggers. What is being done currently is preparation for the underpinning proper, which will involve drilling down under the south aisle to […]
We are delighted to announce that the final grant towards the underpinning of the south aisle has been confirmed, and that the work will begin later this month. Please see the press release for further information: Press Release
The Central Band of the Royal British Legion, the flagship band of the Royal British Legion, is moving to St John’s. The Central Band is a respected and in-demand ensemble, which has engaged in joint projects with our other musical partner, the London Mozart Players. We look forward to collaborating with them as we seek to […]
Phase I of the Heritage Lottery Fund grant process is complete, so we are well on the way towards saving St John’s! This phase has been mostly a case of planning the serious work that needs to take place in Phase II, but it has also included installing the wooden buttresses that are currently stopping the […]
On Monday 11 July the London Mozart Players moved from the Fairfield Halls, Croydon, to make St John’s their new home. As well as using the church as a concert venue, the LMP will work with St John’s in a visionary joint venture to engage surrounding communities with projects that will further enrich and develop the cultural […]
A few weeks ago St John’s welcomed as our new assistant curate the Revd Dr Daniel Trott, who was ordained deacon at Southwark Cathedral on Saturday 25 June. Fr Daniel was brought up in Brighton and then studied Japanese and Linguistics at the University of Oxford. From 2013 to 2016 he studied for the ordained ministry at Westcott […]
It’s a great delight to welcome the Dean of Southwark, The Very Reverend Andrew Nunn (pictured on the Left) to join us for High Mass on Sunday morning. The Dean will be preaching at the High Mass which celebrates Advent, the beginning of the church year. All welcome.
Messe Solennelle – Louis Vierne Let all mortal flesh keep silence – Edward Bairstow NEW ENGLISH HYMNAL Introit 345 Psalm 93 [NEP 680] Offertory 352 Communion 308 Recession 443