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Keeping In Touch

We have introduced a new quartlerly guide to Cheltenham URC - In Touch. Back numbers of the old monthly magazine can also be found there.

The Weekly Bulletin is designed to share up to the minute news and information. If you would like your own copy, please email to be included. From time to time  other publications are sent out.

Worship News

 In line with Government advice  all congregations and users of our churches must be mindful of others in resepct of face coverings and social distancing

To keep in touch with all the latest news please see the weekly Bulletin

St Andrew's Sunday services begin at 11.00 am. . The service is also livestreamed on YouTube . On the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesdays of the month there is a weekly prayer sevice at Noon.

Prestbury services begin at 10.30 am on the 1st, 3rd and 4th Sundays of the month

Sunday Services at The Church in Warden Hill (St Christopher's Building) begin at 10.30 am. Morning Prayers commence at 9 am on Tuesdays and are also livestreamed (as are those for the rest of the week).  On the 1st Wednesday of the Month there is a prayer service at the Warden Hill URC Centre at Noon.

What's Now On - in all cases see the Bulletin for details


The Meetings page lists all meetings, and dates to be avoided when setting meetings.

Forthcoming Events - see the weekly Bulletin for more details

AGM Season

29th May CURC United Pastorate Service followed by AGM and Lunch . St Andrew's

Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Prestbury – Jubilee Coffee, Chat ++ - Friday 3rd June

Please do join us for a Jubilee themed Coffee Morning from 10 am - Noon.

 St Andrew’s - ‘Bring and Share Buffet’ – Sunday 5th June

To celebrate Whitsunday and the Jubilee there will be a Bring & Share lunch following morning worship. Please bring a dish for the Buffet suitable for 4/6 portions. It can be hot or cold, homemade or bought.

Choose from:  SAVOURY - a main course style dish

                     SALAD - a dish of salad

                     SWEET - or pudding

Remember that other people will not have tried your favourites! We will provide Bread, Spreads, Cream and Drinks.

We look forward to a wonderful selection on the Buffet to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee.


Upcoming Community Events

31st May Family Fun Day at St Andrew's
2-5th June Queen's Platinum Jubilee
24th June Summer Lunch and Entertainment - Prestbury URC 10.00
2nd JUly Montpellier Fiesta
9th July Prestbury Village Fair

DVDs for Loan

Below is a list of the DVD’s that have been shown recently and are available to borrow. Please contact Brian Miles if you would like to borrow one.

We would ask for a donation of £2.

Marley & Me Zookeeper Evan Almighty
My Cousin Rachel Hampstead Viceroys House
Wonder Victoria and Abdul Churchill
The Greatest Showman Finding Your Feet Peter Rabbit
Going in Style Paddington 2 Oceans 8
King of Thieves Searching Mary Poppins Returns
Fantastic Beasts Stan & Ollie Fisherman’s Friend
Goodbye Christopher Robin Darkest Hour (Winston Churchill) Red Joan
The Time of Their Lives Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang Mama Mia, Here We go Again
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Pie Society All is True Yesterday
Downton Abbey    

Knitters Needed!

On the 3rd Friday of the month at Prestbury URC at 10.00, do join us for a knit and natter session to knit for GRH Neonatal Unit and to make 'twiddle muffs' for demetia patients in care homes.

Cheltenham Street Pastors are appealing for small items of warm clothing that can be handed out when the weather is very cold. Gloves, especially man-sized and woolly hats would be much appreciated.

Past Case Review

The United Reformed Church Past Case Review is an open invitation for anyone to raise concerns about the behaviour or conduct of anyone affiliated with the URC since its formation in 1972. Tel. 020 7916 8682, email:

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