Lent 2020



If you have information about a safeguarding situation where a child or adult is in immediate danger or requires immediate medical attention call the emergency services on 999. Do not delay.

For all safeguarding concerns in the Akeman Benefice please immediately inform the Benefice Safeguarding Officer, Nicky Donne, at safeguarding.akeman@gmail.com or on 01869 350224.

Alternatively please contact the Akeman Benefice Rector, The Rev’d Gareth Miller, at akemanbenefice@gmail.com or 01869 350224 or the Oxford Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor at stuart.nimmo@oxford.anglican.org or 01865 208290.

From The Rev’d Gareth Miller – March 2020

Dear friends; I was pleased to learn that the South Korean film, ‘Parasite’, had won the best picture award … [Read on...]

From The Rev’d Gareth Miller – February 2020

Dear friends; We have just heard the sad news of the death of The Reverend Mike Stokes, who was Vicar of … [Read on...]

Journey of the Magi

A Christmas entertainment based on the poem by T. S. Eliot, performed by the Springs Dance Company in St … [Read on...]

Bible Study and prayer with Creche

This bible study group is for people living in the benefice who are at home during the week (this is mainly … [Read on...]

From The Rev’d Gareth Miller – October 2019

Dear friends   What do you think of John Bercow? He’s a bit of a Marmite character – you either love … [Read on...]

Cream Tea and Treasure Hunt – Middelton Stoney

A wonderful Cream Tea and Treasure Hunt was held at All Saints', Middleton Stoney on 14 September. Special … [Read on...]

DAFT! Akeman Families Together

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Benefice Family Services

Families are most welcome at our services … [Read on...]

From The Rev’d Gareth Miller – September 2019

Dear friends   Helter skelters in cathedrals - golf courses too! What do you think? I’d be genuinely … [Read on...]

Farewell to Jo Cropp and Liz Wyatt

The benefice said a sad but fond farewell to Jo Cropp and Liz Wyatt at a farewell service at Middleton Sunday … [Read on...]

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