Ashcroft: Together, a Methodist & United Reform Church

Cirencester Ashcroft Church is a Methodist and United Reform Church Local Ecumenical Partnership (LEP). It was formed when the nearby United Reformed Church joined with the Methodist Church at Ashcroft Road just over 20 years ago. Extensive renovation at that time meant that our church and centre now provide a hub for many groups and…

Cirencester Volunteer Fair

Have you considered volunteering, but not sure what is on offer? Or do you think you would like to help a local organisation but you are worried about time commitments? Perhaps you’re currently not working and would like something to fill the gap on your CV. Our volunteer fair, which is taking place on Saturday…

Eggcellent Easter Fun

Lots of fun was had at our Easter Explore Together morning, with craft (some of it edible), games, stories, videos and more. Lots of families enjoyed the activities as we looked at our theme of the Three friends and the Miracle man. Along with all of the fun, everyone loved the hot cross buns and…

Blue Notes Charity Concert

Do join us for the Blue Notes Choir, with guest singers, Counter Measures on Saturday May 18th from 7:30pm at Cirencester Ashcroft Church & Centre. Tickets are only £8.00 for what promises to be a really special night of music. All proceeds go to the work of the Ashcroft Centre which provides facilities for groups…

Community Café & Lunch Club Easter Opening

Our community café is closed for the Easter school holidays and therefore there is no café on Friday 5th, Tuesday 9th, Friday 12th, Tuesday 16th or Good Friday. Together from Twelve lunch club is open as normal on both Wednesday 10th and 17th. Please call 01285 640292 to book a place. When the community café…

Easter Services & Office Opening 2019

We hope that you can join us this Easter as we remember and celebrate that Jesus loved us all so much that he was willing to die in our place, and that he rose from the dead and made a way for us to be forgiven and have a relationship with God. We’d love to…

Explore Together Easter Activity Morning

Join us for a free fun filled morning of craft, games and activities as we look at our theme of ‘The three friends and the miracle man’. Our Easter activity morning is on the 16th April starting at 10am until 11:30am. With Easter garden creations, rock painting, colouring, playdough, suncatchers, games and so much more, why…

Planting Seeds of Hope

Many thanks go to Cirencester Dobbies Garden Centre for their recent donation of a herb and veggie planter for Cirencester Ashcroft Church and Centre.  This has enabled them to grow their own herbs and vegetables to serve at their Wednesday Together at Twelve lunch club (12-2:00). Debbie and Anton and team create superb meals utilising…

Recent Visits to ‘Together from 12’ Lunch club

We were very pleased to be visited by both Chris Brierley, Deputy Police & Crime Commissioner for Gloucestershire, and Rev. James Tebbutt, Gloucestershire Methodist circuit superintendent recently. Both had a great time talking with our lunch club members, hearing about their stories and even lending a hand in the kitchen. The ‘Together from Twelve’ lunch…

Active+Ate February Holiday Club

Everyone had a great time at the Active+Ate February half term activity day on Friday 22nd February from 8:30am-2pm. It was the trial of a new type of affordable holiday club at Ashcroft, for children aged 7-11years, which included the provision of a healthy breakfast and lunch ACTIVE+ATE is an affordable holiday club programme where…

100 Mile Walk

On Friday 18th Jan 2018, Ashcroft Church was pleased to pray with, and send off, 11 walkers who were heading out on the next leg of their journey to walk a total of 100 miles through local villages and towns in the Cotswolds. The purpose of the expedition is to raise money for Christian Aid’s…