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Stories and news from our lives and work in Nine Elms

Planned re-opening of churches in the Parish of Battersea Fields

I'm pleased to announce that we have plans to reopen the churches! This will be a wonderful opportunity to worship God together after so many months apart. It is also a chance to re-imagine our worship and be creative as we come together.

As this is not 'back to normal' because of the pandemic, we have taken the exciting step to experiment a little during August...

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Battersea Park Community Choir Zoomin’ in Lockdown

No longer able to meet in person, the choir has been rehearsing online via Zoom and, all things considered, it has been a great success! Read on for a little insight into how the choir has found its new normal…

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Images: Wil Bunn

A third of nine sculptures on Nine Elms

Nine Elms has an array of open spaces with a mix of imaginative planting, glass and steel architecture, water features and sculpture. If you’re missing museums and galleries (I am!), come for an art tour of three of the diverting art pieces on our doorstep.

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Nine Elms Lane: a surprising place for peace and distancing

Would we have said three months ago that the US Embassy was a place we'd want to hang out? Even though it's just across the road from our lovely Nine Elm Trees themselves, the sight of heavily-armed English police officers, and the queue at the back door for visa applications, made it somewhat unappealing.

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