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Friday, 9th November 2018 at 7.30pm

Twyford School Choir and the Twyford Singers present a concert to celebrate the life and music of Sir Hubert Parry. Hubert Parry (1848-1918) attended Twyford School and then went on to become a great composer and music educator. The programme includes I Was Glad, Blest Pair of Sirens and Jerusalem. Also, works for solo violin and solo organ and rarely-heard unison children’s songs.

Tickets are available from Diana Todd dtodd@twyfordschool.com 01962 712269


Saturday, 24 November 2018 at 7.30 pm
Ashton Singers Autumn Concert


The programme includes German baroque motets by Schütz, Schein, Selle, J.M.Bach and music by Parry, Harris, Holst & Bax

A wine and juice cash bar will be operated by the The Hospital of St. Cross in the Hundred Men’s Hall during the interval.

Tickets: £12.50 from Jan Brook tel. 01962 714030, jan.brook@brookfamily.org or from Winchester Cathedral Box Office tel. 01962 857275

For Friends of St Cross Upcoming Events please visit Friends of St Cross


Porter’s Lodge Shop

Selling a variety of cards and attractive gifts.

The Trustees of The Hospital of St Cross are proud to announce they have been included in ‘Irreplaceable. A History of England in 100 Places’, organised by Historic England (the public body that helps people care for, enjoy and celebrate England’s spectacular historic environment) and sponsored by Ecclesiastical (leading insurance company with a charitable purpose and trusted to protect much of the UK’s heritage and art).

Copies now available in our shop (price £20.00). This book would make an excellent Christmas Present.


Christmas Cards now available in the shop including the following:


Christmas Wreath by Emeritus Brother Andrew Crowther-Walker and Simon Newman (photographer).


Chapel in the snow by Brother Clive McCleester. Available as a small or large card.

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The Tea Room is also available from November to March for pre-booked groups

Please note:  Due to volunteer staffing levels and availability of provisions, parties of 20 people or more (max capacity 50) refreshments MUST be pre-booked and paid for in advance.  Groups of 20+ will not be served if not pre-booked.