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Latest News

Latest news from the parish of Caversham Thameside and Mapledurham.

February 2018

The way of Christ leads across the river

A new crossing over the River Thames lived up to its name as the Bishop of Reading, Andrew Proud, led a transfer of worshippers across Christchurch Bridge from Reading to Caversham. Read more, and pictures


The February edition of the parish newsletter reports on the launch of the St Johns-Greyfriars partnership, and announces several upcoming events. Older newsletters are in the newsletter archive.

January 2018

Winter Ramble

The Winter Ramble explored the Thames footpaths. Read more, and pictures

December 2017

Christmas Market

The Christmas Market at St Peters raised over £3,000 for the Myanmar refugees. Read more – and you can also check your answers to the 2017 Christmas Quiz.

Carol Singing

A group of singers met at The Pack Horse just before Christmas. Read more, and picture

November 2017

Autumn Ramble

The Autumn Ramble took place on Remembrance Sunday, a woodland walk followed by tea and cake at St Margarets. Read more, and pictures

Chat Mats arrive in Caversham

Taking time over a quiet coffee can be just the thing but sometimes a chance to chat can make all the difference. Chat Mats at the 3Cs Café in St John’s ensure both are available every Tuesday morning. Read more

September 2017

Barn Dance

The Parish Barn Dance at the end of September was great fun. Music was provided by local band Inisheer. Read more, and picture


The September edition of the parish newsletter announces Mike’s upcoming sabbatical, and highlights events taking place during the autumn.

Older news

Older news can be found in the parish news archive. News from May 2015 or earlier that is specific to just one of the three churches can be found in the St Peters, St Johns and St Margarets news archives.