The Friends’ Festival 2019 will be held on Sunday 7th July.
The programme for the day will be published in May 2019
The Friends’ Festival 2018 was held on Sunday 8th July.
The programme for the day was:
9.15am Parish Eucharist
11.00am Procession and Sung Eucharis, Preacher: Revd Joanne Wetherall, Children and Families Officer for the Diocese of Gloucester
c12.30pm Bring and Share Lunch in the parish hall
2.30pm Annual General Meeting
c3.00pm Talk by Revd Joanne Wetherall
4.00pm Tea and biscuits in the Touching Souls Tea Room
5.00pm Solemn Evensong and Procession
There is also a summer event at the Abbey on this evening: ‘Brass on the Grass’ is a ticketed event being held on the lawns of Abbey House. Gates open at 5.00pm, bring a picnic, and from about 6.00pm Tewkesbury Town Band will be performing. There will also be a Pimms and Soft Drinks stall. Tickets £10/head