Farnborough Village History Online Services & Resouces Public Worship Restarting

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Safeguarding and Families
A Year Without Sunday School
Lent Course
F&J - Producing Food in 2020
Parish Magazine Awards
Photos from Bangladesh
Parish Magazine Printed again
Remembrance Service Photos
Sunday School Walk
Removal of Bell for Retuning
St Giles Organ (updated)
Painting of St. Giles c 1807
Outdoor Service Photos

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Charity in Focus:
Hearing Dogs for Deaf People


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          Clergy Leader 

Welcome to the website of
the Parish of Farnborough, in the London Borough of Bromley.

We hope that you will enjoy reading these pages about our church and community.

Over the past one thousand years countless people have come here to worship God, to celebrate, to mark the important events in their families' lives and to seek meaning, comfort, and strength from God along life's journey.

As we appreciate the physical beauty of St. Giles and learn about its long history, I trust that we will also remember that St. Giles and St. Nicholas have been, and are, living and active Christian communities seeking to witness faithfully to the saving love of Christ.  

Wherever you are, please remember our parish and its work in your thoughts and prayers.

Matthew J. Hughes, Rector

Parish Boundaries:

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Parish Office:

St. Giles Centre
Church Road,

tel: 01689 853471 


Office hours :
Tuesday to Friday. 08:00-12:00 and 13:00-16:00

Personal callers ONLY between 14:00 and 15:30


Nick Reynolds: 

The Parish of Farnborough is within the Orpington Deanery of the Diocese of Rocheste


As a church we take our safeguarding responsibilities very seriously and we are committed to ensuring our church and hall buildings are safe places for all. 

Safeguarding and Families   Parish Safeguarding Policy

If you have any concerns about safeguarding you can contact our Parish Safeguarding Officer, Mrs Irene Dancer - tel: 01689 854765 or email: idstgiles@btinternet.com


  Charity Number: 1132526

Bulletins and Pewsheets:

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Events and Notices:

Public Worship to Recommence

We are planning to recommence public worship with services taking place inside the church from Mothering Sunday  Sunday 14th March, and midweek from
Thursday 18th March

A special online Mothering Sunday service will also be available on YouTube.

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Parish Fete

To date it is still not certain whether we are going to be a position to hold this year's Parish Fete, this is because its organisation does require a good run in and currently we are not allowed to move far from our homes, let alone collect items to sell. We will, of course, update you just as soon as we know.

Revd. Bill Mullenger

Bill has decided not to renew his License with Permission to Officiate.  This means that Bill is going to be finally ‘retiring’ from all public ministry.  Therefore, it is with great sadness that Bill’s time of ministering amongst us at St. Giles will come to an end in March 2021.

Parish AGM

The Diocesan Office has notified us that this year's AGM must, as is usual each year, take place by the end of May, However there is a possibility that the central Church of England office may review this and give further advice about AGM's following any update in government guidelines. 

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