Parish & Ward Church of St. Botolph without Bishopsgate

Latest news for 2017

Ian Adams RIP - funeral and memorial arrangements

Friday 25 August 2017

In our last post we reported the sad death of Ian Adams MBE, the senior member of St Botolph's congregation, and we are now able to give you news of the arrangements for his...

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Ian Adams RIP

Thursday 10 August 2017

We are sorry to announce that St Botolph's senior member, Ian Day Adams MBE, died last weekend following a recent stroke. He was 94. Although Ian had not been able to come to...

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Thanks for completion of school in Angola

Monday 24 July 2017

At the end of 2016 we sent via ALMA (the Angola, London, Mozambique Association) the final tranche of money collected here for the building and equipping of a new school in our...

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Lunchbreak Opera

Tuesday 27 June 2017

MONDAY 10-FRIDAY 14 JULY, 1.05pm * and 6.05pm daily in church Lunchbreak Opera presents Suor Angelica, Giacomo Puccini’s opera in 1 act, lasting 50 minutes. Free entry, with...

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Godwine Choir Concert

Tuesday 27 June 2017

SUNDAY 9 JULY, 7.30pm in church Musikalische Exequien: Baroque masterpieces for a summer evening The Godwine Choir, conducted by Edward Hughes and Alex...

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St Botolph's Day celebrations

Tuesday 27 June 2017

Our Patron St Botolph was celebrated in style as usual on Wednesday 14 June with a wonderful Choral Festival Eucharist, attended by a good number of the St Botolph's 'family'. The...

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SUMMER GATHERING with the Heart of the City Choir

Wednesday 31 May 2017

THURSDAY 29 JUNE from 7.00 to 9.00pm All are welcome to come and join the singing! Heart of the City Choir is one of several local choirs which rehearse regularly...

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All are welcome to join us as we celebrate our Patron St Botolph on Wednesday 14 June

Wednesday 31 May 2017

This date marks the 25th anniversary of our peal of bells being rehung and retuned by Taylors of Loughborough, so our lunchtime ringers will ring a celebratory Quarter Peal...

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‘SONG in the CITY’ recital series continues...

Wednesday 31 May 2017

We are delighted that Song in the City, under the artistic directorship of the talented young accompanist Gavin Roberts, continue to enjoy presenting song recitals in the intimate...

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Global Week of Prayer

Wednesday 3 May 2017

from Ascension Day to Pentecost: 'Thy Kingdom Come' 2017 Under the auspices of the Diocese of London's Capital Vision 202o initiative, St Botolph's will be taking part in the...

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Happy Easter!

Saturday 15 April 2017

Our journey through Lent and Holy Week is over and we today, Easter Sunday, we have our reward in the Resurrection. In St Botolph's today our Orthodox brethren will greet each...

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Revision of the Electoral Roll

Thursday 6 April 2017

The church's Electoral Roll will be closed for its annual revision between 12 and 13 April. New members are always welcome: anyone who wishes to be added to the Roll should...

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HOLY WEEK AT ST BOTOLPH'S

Thursday 6 April 2017

This Sunday is Palm Sunday, marking the beginning of Holy Week. At St Botolph's we begin our Holy Week journey on Monday with services every lunchtime from Monday to Thursday, and...

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Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings Spring lecture series

Friday 24 February 2017

SPAB returns to the Hall for a further series of lectures, this time on the theme 'Work worth doing: the SPAB and craft skills'. The three evenings (2, 9 and 16 March) begin at...

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'Song in the City' Spring recital series

Friday 24 February 2017

We are delighted to be continuing our collaboration with ‘SONG in the CITY’ an inventive series of concerts that brings to the heart of the Square Mile, and to the intimate...

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Christian Education in Lent

Friday 24 February 2017

St Botolph's congregation members and friends are invited once again to join the Bank Churches Lent Course which will take place on Tuesday evenings in Lent at 6.00pm (for 45...

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Lent Appeal 2017

Friday 24 February 2017

The PCC has decided that collections and alms in Lent will once again go towards the support of the Priest Missioner at our partner church in Tottenham Hale. St Francis at the...

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Lent 2017

Friday 24 February 2017

This Wednesday, 1 March, is Ash Wednesday, when we begin our Lenten journey (Choral Eucharist with Imposition of Ashes at 1.10pm). As well as our journey in Scripture, music and...

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Farewell to the Bishop of London, 2 February

Monday 6 February 2017

Members of St Botolph's joined congregations and clergy from across the Diocese of London and beyond to pack St Paul's Cathedral (and a complementary 'pop up Cathedral' outside in...

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Exhibition of Icons to 27 January

Tuesday 17 January 2017

St Botolph's is delighted to be hosting from now until 27 January a selling exhibition of icons and contemporary mosaics by the talented artist Ivan Djidjev. The artist says...

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Happy New Year - and Christmas charity news

Friday 6 January 2017

A very happy New Year and happy Epiphany to everyone in the St Botolph's family. Many thanks to all who donated to our Advent and Christmas charities, either through collections...

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