Newbury Quakers

Welcome to our Meeting

Our Meeting House is very close to Newbury town centre.

On Sundays, about 20 people meet for Quaker worship. If you arrive early we have a pleasant garden in which to spend time. We always welcome visitors and invite them, if they wish, to introduce themselves to the gathered Meeting. Our Meetings for Worship are, in the main, silent, but anyone may speak as the Spirit moves them.

We always have refreshments and a chat after the Meeting, when you can find out about our mid-week discussion group, our library, our garden and our activities on behalf of the local community.

We  have a Children's Meeting every 3rd Sunday in the month. Please let us know if you would like to bring children, so we can provide suitable activities.

Details of Meetings for Worship and other upcoming events are in the calendar below.

The Meeting House is wheelchair friendly, with an accessible toilet.

Newbury Quakers meet every Sunday.

January 2022: 

At present, due to Covid restrictions, we meet on Zoom only.

All are welcome. 

To join Zoom Meetings, please e-mail us via the enquiry e-mail.

Sundays on Zoom: login from 10:15, Meeting for worship 10:30 to 11:30

 

 

Find us

Newbury Quaker (Friends) Meeting House
1 Highfield Avenue
Newbury
Berkshire RG14 5DS

Telephone: 01635 904105

Location: Highfield Avenue is at the top of Mayor's Lane, running parallel to Market Street. It is close to the Kennet Centre and the Vue Cinema.

Train: Newbury station is a five minute walk.

Bus: Newbury Bus Station is at Newbury Wharf, a 5 minutes walk and next to the Library. Nearer bus stops at Market Street and Cheap Street.

Parking: The Kennet Centre multi-storey car park is close by. Please note that charges apply at all times including evenings and Sundays.

Contact us

Post: use the address above
Phone: 01635 904105

Email (room hire)   Email (other enquiries)

Room hire

We are pleased for others to use our Meeting House, and a wide range of organisations, individuals and groups hire our rooms. Further details are available here

Latest news - Newbury

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Upcoming events - Newbury

See home page for all Mid Thames Quakers’ events.

Jan
30
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Jan 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Log in from 10.15,  Meeting starts 10.30. For information e-mail:  newburyinfo@midthamesquakers.org.uk
Feb
6
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Feb 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Log in from 10.15,  Meeting starts 10.30. For information e-mail:  newburyinfo@midthamesquakers.org.uk
Feb
13
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Feb 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Log in from 10.15,  Meeting starts 10.30. For information e-mail:  newburyinfo@midthamesquakers.org.uk
Feb
20
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Feb 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Log in from 10.15,  Meeting starts 10.30. For information e-mail:  newburyinfo@midthamesquakers.org.uk
Feb
27
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Feb 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Log in from 10.15,  Meeting starts 10.30. For information e-mail:  newburyinfo@midthamesquakers.org.uk
Mar
6
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Mar 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Log in from 10.15,  Meeting starts 10.30. For information e-mail:  newburyinfo@midthamesquakers.org.uk
Mar
13
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship online @ Newbury Quakers
Mar 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Log in from 10.15,  Meeting starts 10.30. For information e-mail:  newburyinfo@midthamesquakers.org.uk