Gallery

Random photos of parish life.

Sea Sunday 2019 pictures

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A representation of HMS Pickle, at rest at Bucklers Hard on the Beaulieu River

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 The Choir at the start of the Sea Sunday service

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A chorister's view of the Sea Sunday service

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The Beaulieu Band in festive mood!

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The congregation also in somewhat light-hearted mood!

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 Canon Andrew Wright talks with another Mission for Seafarers colleague, whilst members of the choir look on

 

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 Simply admiring the view on an idyllic Sunday evening at Bucklers Hard, on the New Forest coastline

 

 

 

The Choir Lunch at St Leonard's 2019

 

 

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The Beaulieu Abbey Choir, with partners, family and guests at St Leonard's Farmhouse, Beaulieu. 

Director of Music Phillip Baxter looks over the urn and flowers, flanked by members of the Choir

 

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Hostess Patricia Mills enjoys the fabulous chicken salmon and salad.  Father John with an empty plate, looks on!!

 

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In the necessary shade of the new gazebos, the Choir and friends enjoy the meal

 

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More contented eaters!

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Just two of Brian's excellent cakes!

 

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 Strawberries, meringues and cream!   Wonderful English summer fare!  Many thanks to all cooks and providers

Visit to the Hospital of St Cross

The visit took place on Wednesday, June 25 2019, organised and led by Johnand Kathy Hughes.

The first photo shows the impressive 12 century building...

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The second photo shows the visitors from Beaulieu

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The Master's Garden

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An example of Mediaeval graffiti

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Le toute ensemble!

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Rectors Lunch June 2019

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The Church Hall before the hordes!!

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Preparing for food!

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Plenty to talk about

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Animated conversations!

 

D Day celebrations 2019

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A view of the many people who attended Exbury Church on 6 June 2019

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A memorial to those who took part in the Normandy Landing, June 6, 1944

With a symbolic anchor, and a Red Ensign actually flown on D Day, dignatories await the start of the service.

 

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A birthday photograph of Marion Loveland.  Staunch supporter of Beaulieu Abbey Church in many ways,

June 6 is not only a day to remember, the D Day landings; it is also Marion's birthday.  98 today!  Congratulations!!