St Michael and All Angels Church, Bedford Park

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Street cat Bob with James Bowen at Chiswick Book FestivalSt Michael & All Angels is busy throughout the year, as a community centre as well as a place of worship. Every month, there are concerts and events in the Church and Parish Hall, such as the Chiswick Book Festival in September (right), as well as regular classes and courses on everything from Scottish Country Dancing and Opera to Pilates and Yoga. You can find contact details via the Links page

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For details of major services see Church Festivals

Forthcoming concerts and other events in 2015*

- Every Wednesday in term time: 'Little Angels' Playgroup St Michael's Church
- Most Thursdays (check dates): Opera Lectures
2pm to 4.15 pm: St Michael & All Angels Parish Hall
- First Friday of the month - Lunchtime Organ Music 12.30 St Michael's Church

* Scroll down for previous events in 2015

Wednesday April 22nd – Licensing of Fr Kevin Morris as Priest in Charge of the Parish of Acton Green. 8pm St Peter’s Church, Southfield Road.

Thursday April 23rd – Bedford Park Society AGM 
8pm The Michael Room
 
Friday April 24th – Election Hustings hosted by Bedford Park Residents Association. The Michael Room
 
Saturday April 25th, Charmaine Dooley candlelit German Lieder recital 
7.30pm in the Church in aid of Macmillan.
Tickets £20 to include canapés and a glass of wine from liz.rigden@gmail.com.
 
Monday April 27th at 7.30pm at St Mary Abbots, Kensington at 7pm - Farewell Service for Bishop Paul.

Friday May 1st: Lunchtime Organ Music
Hannah Parry-Ridout, St Mary' Putney. 12.30 to 1.15pm St Michael & All Angels Church. First Friday of every month. Free admission, retiring collection

Saturday 16th May: Doors open 1pm-5pm
The Falcons Fine Art Big Draw Exhibition
Falcons Boys Annual Art Show
Light refreshments
Interactive big draw experience
Silent Charity Auction
Guest Artist
Free admission:
for more information contact www.falconsboys.co.uk

Wednesday May 27th: St Michael's Book Club (1)
8pm in Parish Hall:
'The Aftermath': Rhidian Brooke
For further details and a list of Book Club (1)'s 2015 choice of books click here

Friday June 5th: Lunchtime Organ Music
Paul Rosoman, Wellington, New Zealand. 1
2.30 to 1.15pm St Michael & All Angels Church. First Friday of every month. Free admission, retiring collection

Saturday June 13th to Sunday 28th: Green Days weekend and the Bedford Park Festival. http://www.bedfordparkfestival.org
 
Thursday September 10th to Monday 14th: Chiswick Book Festival.  http://www.chiswickbookfestival.net

Previous Events in 2015

Saturday March 21st at 7.30pm: Chiswick Choir Spring Concert
Mass in B Minor - JS Bach

Saturday March 14th at 7.30pm - Hogarth Singers Spring Concert:
Byrd Mass for 5 Voice, Schubert Mass in G Tikets £12 in advance, £15 at door.

Friday January 2nd: 12.30 to 1.15pm
Lunchtime Organ Music: organist Oliver West of St Michael's
St Michael & All Angels Church. First Friday of every month. Free admission, retiring collection

Thursday January 15th: Book launch
6.30 to 8.30pm - The Road to Donesk by Diane Chandler
St Michael's Parish Hall. RSVP blackbird.digibooks@gmail.com. Drinks and canapes

Thursday January 15th: Opera Lectures term begins
2pm to 4.15 pm: St Michael & All Angels Parish Hall

Sunday January 25th: Parish 'Burns Lunch' with haggis. neeps and tatties
12.30pm St Michael's Parish Hall

Wednesday January 28th: St Michael's Book Club 1
Venue: Parish Hall at 8pm
Choosing books for 2015

Friday January 30th: Bach to Baby Concert

10.30am to 11.30am St Michael & All Angels Church. Coffee from 10am. Details from www.bachtobaby.com

Friday January 30th: Bedford Park Society Winter Party
8pm to 11pm St Michael & All Angels Parish Hall. Tickets £10 per head from Zecca, 88 Turnham Green Terrace, W4 1QN. All welcome.

Saturday January 31st: Charity Quiz Supper
St Michael & All Angels Parish Hall. Doors open at 7pm. To reserve a table for 8 or be part of a table for this traditional fun event please contact Alyson Mitchell
Tickets £22.50 includes a delicious supper.

Saturday January 31st: Charity Concert for Great Ormond Street
Song Recital by Charmaine Dooley. Doors open 7.15pm, concert 8pm, St Michael and All Angels Church. Details and donations: www.justgiving.com/RecitalforGOSH

Thusday February 5th Hogarth Singers 'Come and Sing Faure's Requiem'
Doors open at 6.45pm - singing from 7.30pm
St Michael & All Angels Church
Tickets £10 (price includes light refreshments - wine extra)
Music available for hire - £2
For more information call Sue on 07880600991

Friday February 6th: Lunchtime Organ Music: Richard Moore
12.30 to 1.15pm St Michael & All Angels Church. Richard Moore of St Martin in the Fields plays works by Bach, Franck, Brahms and Reger. First Friday of every month. Free admission, retiring collection

Saturday February 7th: West London Sinfonia Concert
7.30pm St Michael & All Angels Church ,Fetes Champetre
Fetes Champetre - John Carmichael
Pulcinella Suite - Stravinsky
Symphony No.3 - Mendelssohn

Sunday February 8th: Confirmation Service
St Michael & All Angels Church

LENT
Wednesday February 18th: Ash Wednesday, the start of Lent. 

12.30pm: Mass & Imposition of Ashes; 5pm: Children's service & Ashing; 8pm: Choral Mass & Imposition of Ashes - Preacher: Father Kevin Morris, Vicar.
         During Lent, we hold a series of simple Lent lunches in aid of St Michael’s three charities. If you can host a lunch in your home on March 8th, please call the Parish Office

We also have a series of visits to places where we can reflect on the connections between faith and the arts, together with Lent Study Groups, and a series of Lent sermons exploring the Christian theology of the body and of our living and dying.
For full details of our extensive Lent programme click here

Saturday February 21st: Dorothy Croft Trust for Young Musicians Concert
Piano Appassionato
Daniel Ciobanu (Piano)
Yulia Chaplina ( Piano)
7.30pm - 9.30pm St Michael and All Angels Church

Wednesday February 25th: St Michael's Book Club (1)
8pm in Parish Hall:
'Suspended Sentences': Patrick Modiano
For further details and a list of Book Club (1)'s 2015 choice of books click here

Friday February 27th: Bach to Baby Concert
10.30am to 11.30am St Michael & All Angels Church. Coffee from 10am. Details from www.bachtobaby.com

Friday March 6th: Lunchtime Organ Music
Dr Andrew Earis, St Martin-in-the-Fields. 12.30 to 1.15pm St Michael & All Angels Church. First Friday of every month. Free admission, retiring collection

Saturday March 14th at 7.30pm - Hogarth Singers Spring Concert:
Byrd Mass for 5 Voice, Schubert Mass in G Tikets £12 in advance, £15 at door.

Saturday March 21st at 7.30pm: Chiswick Choir Spring Concert
Mass in B Minor - JS Bach

Friday March 27th at 7.30pm for 8pm- How to Make a Drama out of a Dead Sheep. Graham Seed, Denise Silvey and Jonny Mairland discuss their new play about the downfall of Margaret Thatcher. Admission free, collection in aid of St Michael's Lent Charities Appeal.

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