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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.

*** PLease Note: All Midweek services are CANCELLED during August  ***

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

Upcoming  Events

50th Anniversary of the formation of the United Reformed Church

We will be celebrating the URC’s 50th Jubilee on Saturday 24th September with a Social Event at Warden Hill and on Sunday 25th September with celebratory Worship at St Andrew’s.

URC 50th Anniversary Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration on Saturday 1st October at Methodist Central Hall, Westminster.

Janet has 10 free tickets, only half have been spoken for so far. Transport will be booked for those attending. Please talk to Janet if you would like to attend.

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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