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Latest News

Latest news from the parish of Caversham Thameside and Mapledurham.

December 2018

Follow The Star this Advent and Christmas

Join the Wise Men and Follow The Star this Advent and Christmas is the invitation to everyone in Caversham and Mapledurham. Look out for the invitation not only on Christmas cards and posters from the three churches of Caversham Thameside and Mapledurham Parish but also proclaimed across Church House in the middle of Caversham. Read more

November 2018

Remembrance Day Ramble

As the Autumn Ramble fell on Remembrance Sunday, the 100th anniversary of the WW1 Armistice, the walk was framed by an exploration of the WW1 war memorials in St Margaret’s and St Peter’s. Read more, and pictures

October 2018

Becoming a Christ-like community

The parish has a new vision – Becoming a Christ-like community. Leaflets are available in the churches, or can be downloaded as a PDF file.

September 2018


The September edition of the parish newsletter has been published. Older newsletters are in the newsletter archive.

Sermon series

For five weeks in September/October 2018 we will be learning about worship. Read more

July 2018

Toilet Twinning

At the parish service held at St Margaret Mapledurham, a special collection was taken to support the charity Toilet Twinning. Read more

Caversham Church Fete

England were readying themselves for one last World Cup match, Angelique and Serena were due on court at Wimbledon, yet still the crowds flowed into Caversham Court Gardens. Read more, and pictures

June 2018

A rural walk within urban Reading

The “Sporadic” ramblers explored the greenery beside the Kennet. Read more, and pictures


The June edition of the parish newsletter has been published.

April 2018

Spring Ramble

The most stunning display of tulips awaited us at the end of the Spring Ramble. Read more, and pictures

Children and Families Outreach Worker

St Johns are seeking to appoint a Children and Families Outreach Worker. Read more

Sunrise Service

About 50 people gathered around a warming fire in Caversham Court at 6am for the start of the Easter Liturgy. Read more, and pictures

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.