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The Benefice comprises St Andrew’s Church in Owslebury, Morestead Church, Holy Trinity Church in Colden Common and St Mary’s Church in Twyford.

Vicar: Appointment procedure currently taking place.

Address: The Vicarage, 157 Main Road, Colden Common, Winchester.  SO21 1TL.
Telephone: 01962-711216

Off-Duty Day = Friday

Licensed Lay Ministers : Barbara Crabbe and Gillian Hargraves

For the Services at St Andrew’s Church and Morestead Church  click:   08 Aug 2019 Ben Cal    09 September 2019 Ben Cal  10 October 2019 Ben Cal

For information on St Andrew’s Church click HERE

For information on Morestead Church click HERE


Benefice of the “South Downs Gateway Churches” :
Morestead Church, St Andrew’s Owslebury, St Mary’s Twyford, and Holy Trinity, Colden Common.
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Morestead Church

Morestead Church is the oldest Church in the Benefice and has been described as ‘the rock upon which the current Benefice is based’.   Morestead was one of the eight sub manors of Chilcomb mentioned in the Domesday Book.  At Domesday, Chilcomb had nine churches and Morestead Church was probably one of them. This ancient …

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Charles !! Royal Coat of Arms

St. Andrew’s Church

  St. Andrew’s has stood sentinel over the Village for some 700 years.  It is set back from the road and approached through a pair of gates, which were placed in 1953 to mark the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. At the top of the bell tower hang six bells which ring out regularly. The …

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