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Recent blogs

The Chair's notes from the recent Trustee & Wardens meeting in Burton Bradstock are now available to read, please go to the link below. A major focus of the meeting was the exciting proposed... Read More

Notes from the Chair are now available from the AGM in September this year. Please take a look in the link below. Next years AGM will be held in the same venue, Livingspace, 1 Coral Street,... Read More

Richard would be delighted if as many of the Othona Community as possible were able to go along to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood. Further details are on the... Read More

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Upcoming Events

Mon 28 Oct Fri 1 Nov 2019
Half Term Bargain Break
Sat 2 Nov Sun 3 Nov 2019
Join us for the weekend of Bonfire Night
Mon 11 Nov Thu 14 Nov 2019
Bird and wildlife watching with experts from the Essex wildlife trust
Mon 11 Nov Thu 14 Nov 2019
Many visitors enjoy spending a few quiet days at the Othona Community without any planned activities or programme
Fri 29 Nov Sun 1 Dec 2019
Advent Working Weekend