As the spring season is upon us, it's a time of renewal and reflection for many people, and for Christians, it marks the beginning of Holy Week and the celebration of Easter.
The parish of The Bourne and Tilford has announced its schedule of services for Holy Week and Easter, providing the community with opportunities to come together in prayer and worship during this sacred time.
From Palm Sunday processions to Good Friday reflections and joyful Easter Sunday celebrations, there's something for everyone in the diverse range of services available across the parish.
Whether you're a regular churchgoer or simply seeking a moment of spiritual connection, these services offer a chance to pause, reflect, and connect with the deeper meaning of this special time of year.
Holy Week and Easter services in the Bourne Parish and Tilford are scheduled as follows:
St Thomas-on-the-Bourne Church, Frensham Rd
- April 2, Palm Sunday: 10am Palm Sunday procession and Eucharist. Meet at Old Churchyard.
- April 6, Maundy Thursday: 8pm Eucharist, 9-10pm Vigil.
- April 7, Good Friday: 11.45am Walk of Witness. Meet at Waitrose car park, 2pm Veneration of the Cross.
- April 9, Easter Sunday: 6am Dawn Service, 8am Holy Communion, 10am Parish Communion.
St Martin by the Green Church, Dene Lane
- April 7, Good Friday: 10.30am Reflection, 11.45am Walk of Witness. Meet at Waitrose car park.
- April 9, Easter Sunday: 10.30am Holy Communion.
Brambleton Hall Church, Talbot Road
- April 7, Good Friday: 11am Children’s Good Friday activities.
- April 9, Easter Sunday: 10am Holy Communion.
All Saints’ Church, Tilford
- April 2, Palm Sunday: 8am Holy Communion BCP, 10am Palm Sunday Eucharist.
- April 4, Tuesday in Holy Week: 7.15pm Holy Week Service, Taize.
- April 9, Easter Sunday: 8am Holy Communion BCP, 10am Holy Communion.