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Sunday 18th November - Taunton Choral Society are giving a Candlelight Advent Carols & Readings concert at St John the Evangelist Church, Park St at 6:30pm. It will last about an hour, will be atmospheric, and costs only £8 + concessions. Poster can be accessed here

Saturday 1st December - Taunton Choral Society are giving their biennial performance of The Messiah at 7.30 p.m at St Mary Magdalene Church.
Tickets £18/£15 + concessions. Poster is available here

Sunday 2nd December - St James Church Taunton 10:30am
Christdingle Service - A service with a twist. Poster is here

Thursday 6th Dec - Taunton Rotary Club singing Carols outside North Street Church at 7pm

Saturday 8th Dec pm- No Strings attached Puppets performing outside Chaplaincy offices - 
more details to follow

Saturday 8th December – AWAKEN worship night - Christmas @ 7:30pm

We are welcoming young adults (20s/30s) across the Taunton area to join us for carols, worship and the Christmas story at Oakwood Church in Taunton, if you go to church regularly or have never been, we can't wait to meet you! If you are a Christian we'd encourage you to bring a non-Christian friend to this event. View the event on Facebook here

Sun 9th December Creech St Michael Baptist Church - Walkabout Nativity - 10:30am
Starting from the Primary School at 10.30am (or come to the church for videolink)

Sunday 9th December - St George's Church, Billet St 4:30pm
An advent service of readings, reflections and music. Poster is available here


Tuesday 11th Dec - Business Carol Service - St James Church 6:15pm
Taunton Team Chaplaincy are holding their annual Business Carol Service at 6:15pm. The speaker will be Supt. Matt Allingham of British Transport Police who is the prioneer of Rail Responders. A creche is available and free drinks and mince pies will be provided afterwards.

Friday 14th December - Carols at Lunchtime - St John's Church, Park St
A Service of Readings and Carols led by Rev Jane Eastell with Canticle, Somerset County Council Choir. 12:45 - 1:30pm. Refreshments available

Friday 14th Dec - Nativity on the Green  - St. Andrew's Green, Taunton.
A family event organised by The Churches of North Taunton. Traditional carols, food and festive fun. Come and join us ! 5:45 - 7pm

Sunday 16th December 10:30am St James Church Taunton
Family Service - A Christmas Experience not to be missed. Poster is here

Sunday 16th December at 3pm : Christingle Family Carol Service at St. George’s Church, Ruishton

Sun Dec 16th 6.30pm - Creech St Michael - Carols by Candlelight

Sun 16th Dec 4-6pm @ Queens Hall - Not So Silent Night (hosted by Living Light Christian Church & Taunton Vineyard)

Free tickets via EventBrite


Monday 17th Dec 6:30pm - Carols around the bandstand in Vivary Park.

Sunday 23rd December at 4pm : Joint Benefice Carol Service at Church of the Holy Cross, Thornfalcon

Sunday 23rd December 10:30am St James Church Taunton: Holy Communion - Children get their own party! Poster is here

Sunday 23rd December 6:30pm  St James Church Taunton: Carols by Candlelight. Poster is here


Christmas Eve

St. Michael’s Church, Creech St. Michael 4pm : Christingle Service

St James Church Taunton 4pm: Crib Service (A magical hour for all ages)

St. George’s Church, Ruishton 6pm : Crib Service

Creech St Michael Baptist Church 6pm : Carols around the tree (NB time and bring your lanterns)

St. Michael’s Church, Creech St. Michael 11.30pm : Midnight Communion

St James Church Taunton 11:30pm: Midnight Communion


Christmas Day

Church of the Holy Cross, Thornfalcon 8.15am : Holy Communion

St.George’s Church, Ruishton 9.30am : Holy Communion

Creech St Michael Baptist Church 10.30am Family Christmas Celebration. (1 hr max)

St James Church Taunton 10:30am - Christmas Day Celebration

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