Meet in the centre of the cemetery at 10.45 am, to observe the silence at 11.00 am, followed by a short memorial service, led by Revd. Deborah McVey, to remember all who have died, and especially on this day to think of those with memorials in this cemetery who died at war. Those local young men who are buried or commemorated at the cemetery will be named. Crosses will be placed on those graves. After the ceremony you are welcome to join a walk visiting the memorials.
Vintage Movie Nights take place monthly, on third Saturdays. The 2017-18 playbill can be viewed here. They are part of the programme of lively entertainments organised by the Friends of St. Giles' Church (FOSGC)
You do not have to book tickets; we suggest a £5 donation (£3 concessions). Popcorn and other light refreshments will be available.
Considered by many critics, filmmakers, and fans to be the greatest film of all time, this film is a 1941 American mystery drama starring Orson Welles as its producer, co-screenwriter, director and star. This story of a headstrong, American oligarch with political ambitions, and his mysterious last words still resonates today. You do not have to book tickets; we suggest a £5 donation (£3 concessions). Popcorn and other light refreshments will be available.
Starting at 3pm - the 'Historic Tour of Cambridge' will start at Peterhouse, Trumpington Street. This will be followed by free tea and coffee at St. Giles'.
At 6pm there will be the regular Saturday Vigil Eucharist, followed by a Cava reception - fizz and nibbles
At 7.45pm there will be a free Vintage Movie screening of an Orson Wells classic (rated as one of the greatest films ever made.)
All are welcome to some or all of the events above.
This week we welcome the Choir of Fitzwilliam College Chapel.
The service will be followed by a welcoming Cava reception, with fizz and nibbles.
We will be selling delicious home-baked cakes, biscuits, tray bakes, jams and chutneys at St Giles Gate ( inside if wet ) on the first Saturday of each month.
This year we are raising money for four charities. All money taken goes to:
All are warmly invited to a service of readings, hymns and music to celebrate Harvest.
The New Year Coffee House at St. Augustine's returns, with drinks, cakes and live music reminiscient of Vienna in the early 20th century. Relax after the Christmas break, with good company and beguiling music played by Chihiro Ono (violin), and vocal contributions from the St. Augustine's Singers.