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Prayers

There are many regular prayers in the UK which started by contact with Taizé. The ones on this list are only a selection: those prayers with which the community remains more closely in touch through personal contact.

Aberdeen

- Every Wednesday, 7:30 pm; St John’s Church, St John’s Place (off Crown Street); Tony Broderick, 01224 584645, tonybroderick gmail.com

Bath

- Monthly in term time, 6.15 pm; The Chaplaincy, Bath University; catholicchaplain bath.ac.uk.

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Prayer at the University of Bath

Birmingham

- Every Tuesday, 7:00 pm, Carrs Lane Church Centre, Carrs Lane, B4 7SX. Matthew and Steph Neville, info carrslanelivedcommunity.org.uk Website
On the first Tuesday of each month, the prayer will be followed by a bring and share meal, and a discussion around a bible text. Download flyer

- 3rd Sunday of month, in different churches in Birmingham; Rev’ds. Stephen and Kathryn Willey willeyas aol.com

Bradford

- 2nd Sunday of month (except August), 6:30 pm, Bradford Cathedral, BD1 4EH; Sue McWhinney taizebradford gmail.com, 01274 777720

Brighton

- Every Monday (except Bank Holidays), 6.30 pm, 119d Hollingdean Terrace, BN1 7HB. Hannah Bywaters hbywaters yahoo.com

- Occasional: 7:00 pm (school groups from 6pm), The Chapel, Cardinal Newman School, The Upper Drive, Hove BN3 3ND; Steve Emerson semerson chathigh.co.uk

Bristol

- 2nd Monday of month, 7:30 pm, St. Mary Redcliffe, BS1 6RA; Chris Duncan taizebristol gmail.com
- 1st Friday of month (except August), 8 pm, Elsie Briggs House, 38 Church Road, Westbury-on-Trym, BS9 3EQ; Caroline Price carolineshalom.price googlemail.com
- Last Friday of month, 7:15 pm, St Nicholas of Tolentino Church, Lawford’s Gate, BS5 0RE; parish: 0117 983 3920

Cambridge

- Every Monday in Full Term, 9:00 pm, with occasional shared meal beforehand; Church of St Edward King and Martyr, CB2 3PP; Lea Benk lea.benk web.de, Sophie Wastcoat scw60 cam.ac.uk

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Prayer in the Bridge Chapel, Derby

Cardiff

- Wednesdays in term time, 4:15 pm; The Multi-Faith Chaplaincy, 61 Park Place, CF10 3AT; Rev. Delyth Liddell liddellda cf.ac.uk

Durham

- Mondays in termtime, 9:00 pm, College of St Hild and St Bede, in the chapel; Jonathan Lawson, j.h.lawson durham.ac.uk

Edinburgh

- 1st Wednesday of month, 7:00 pm, Christ Church, Holy Corner, Morningside. Nick Bowry, edinburghtaize googlemail.com

Exeter

- Monthly, usually 2nd Friday of month, 7:00 pm, St Pancras Church, Guildhall Shopping Centre. Nigel Walsh nigel ncw.eclipse.co.uk

Glasgow

- 2nd and 4th Saturday of month, 7.30 pm, chapel of Jesus the Merciful in the apartment of Marian Łękawa (chaplain). Szymon Czaja szymonpiotrczaja gmail.com

Gloucester

- 1st Sunday of month, 6:00 pm, Chapel of Gloucester Royal Hospital, Gt Western Road; Diane Carter carterdiane121 gmail.com

Huddersfield

- 1st Sunday of month, 6:00 pm, St Johns Church, Golcar, Huddersfield; Kathryn Sykes, kasykes yahoo.co.uk

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Prayer in Edinburgh

Jersey

- 1st Monday of month, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, The Oasis of Peace http://www.oasisofpeacejersey.com; Mary Cahill, m.cahill catholicchurch.org.je

Leamington Spa

- 2nd Thursday of month, 8:00 pm, St Peter’s Parish Centre, Dormer Place, CV32 5AA; Eleanor Perkins leamingtonspataize hotmail.com

London

- Every Wednesday, 6:00 pm; All Hallows by the Tower, Byward Street, London EC3R 5BJ; nearest tube: Tower Hill; Martin Carr martin ahbtt.org.uk

- 3rd Sunday of month, 5:00 pm; St James’s Piccadilly, 197 Piccadilly, W1J 9LL; Graham Sharpe, grahamtsharpe hotmail.co.uk

- Saturdays, 7:15 pm; Notre Dame de France Church, 5 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7BX; see church website

- 3rd Sunday of month, 6:30 pm; St Andrew’s Church, Greyhound Rd. West Kensington W14 9SX; Tessa Wilkinson, tessa.wilkinson zen.co.uk

- 1st Thursday of month, 7:30 pm; St. Mary the Boltons, The Boltons, SW10 9TB; Graham Sharpe grahamtsharpe hotmail.co.uk

- Every Tuesday, 8:30 pm; 15 Southwell Gardens, SW7 4RL (tube: Gloucester Road); Sister Ruby, rmilondon btconnect.com, 02073733869

- Last Sunday of month, 7:00 pm; St James Church, Petts Wood, Orpington, BR5 1AY (corner of Crescent Drive and Lakeswood Rd.); Zosia Bajorek taize stjamespettswood.org

- 3rd Sunday of month, 5:15 pm. Church of Mary Immaculate & St Gregory the Great, 82 Union Street, Barnet, EN5 4HZ. Tube: High Barnet; Frances Novillo francesnovillo yahoo.co.uk, 0771 420 4201

Manchester

- 3rd Sunday of month, 6.30 pm; St Elisabeth’s Church, Bedford Street, Reddish. SK5 6DJ; Rev. Angie Stanton, 0161 432 3033, angiestanton27 yahoo.co.uk

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

- 2nd Sunday of month, 6 pm; St George’s Church, Osborne Rd Jesmond, NE2 2TF (directions). Bryan Vernon, b.g.vernon ncl.ac.uk

Northampton

- Occasional prayers, St Peter’s Church, Weston Favell, NN3 3JX; Dates in 2012: 26 Feb, 24 June, 26 Aug, 28 Oct, 30 Dec; Lorraine Bewley or Nick Tippler: 01604 787117, stpeterswestonfavell yahoo.co.uk

Oxford

- Alternate Tuesdays (in university term), 7 pm, Catholic Chaplaincy, Rose Place, St Aldates; Nicola Paul nicola.paul clneuro.ox.ac.uk and

- Alternate Fridays, 5:30 pm, St Michael at the Northgate, Cornmarket St.; http://www.smng.org.uk/wp/events/ta..., Corinna Grahl corinnagrala yahoo.de

Peterborough

- 3rd Saturday of most months, 5 pm; Peterborough Cathedral; Liz Cundy liz.cundy googlemail.com

Portsmouth

- Last Sunday of month (except December), 8 pm; Anglican Cathedral, High Street, Old Portsmouth PO1 2HA;
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Reading

- 4th Wednesday of month (occasional alterations), 7:45 pm; University Catholic Chaplaincy, 29 Upper Redlands Road, Reading, RG1 5JJ; Chris Wakelin, c.d.wakelin reading.ac.uk or chaplaincy reading.ac.uk

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Prayer in Broomhill Methodist Church, Sheffield

Reepham (Norfolk)

- A few times a year. In 2013: 21 April, 21 July, 20 October; 6:30 pm, St. Michael’s Church, NR10. Song practice 5:45 pm, Silence from 6:15 pm. Sue Page susan backstreet.fsworld.co.uk, 01603 870886

Tetbury (Glos.)

- 2nd Thursday of month, 8:00 pm (7:40 pm song practice) in one of the 3 churches; Robin and Susan Ingall: 01666 503180, c.r.ingall farmline.com

Todmorden

- 4th Saturday of month, 7:30 pm in different churches in the town; Rev. Owen and Gill Page 01706 813180, owen owenpage.plus.com

Wakefield

- Last Friday of month, 6:30 pm; Prayer around the Cross; English Martyrs Church, Dewsbury Road, Wakefield WF2 9DD; Jane & Nick Shields jane laloge.co.uk

Winchester

- Last Sunday of month (usually) 6 pm; dates in 2014: March 30, April 27, May 25, June 29, July 27, Sept 28, Oct 26, Nov 23, Dec 28; Sue Foster suemfoster talktalk.net

York

- 4th Sunday of month, 6:30 pm; More House (Catholic Student Chaplaincy building) on Heslington Road, University of York; Annemarieke de Bruin annemarieke.debruin york.ac.uk

Last updated: 1 March 2014