Events


SATURDAY 7th DECEMBER, 5pm

CAMBERWELL CHOIR SCHOOL CHRISTMAS CONCERT
FREE | SPECIAL GUEST: THE MAYOR OF SOUTHWARK

Camberwell Choir School is one of the Mayor’s charity of the Year and we are delighted to welcome her to St Giles’ for this special carol concert, featuring all the children who attend Camberwell Choir School. All are very welcome!


SATURDAY 14th DECEMBER, 8pm

ORGANOKE: THE ALTERNATIVE CAROL SERVICE
SOLD OUT! VISIT THE WEBSITE FOR DETAILS ABOUT RETURNS
www.organoke.com

Not a chance of of Silent Night here. Grab that Christmas jumper, get a beer or two and party in the pews or dance down the aisle belting out that most traditional of Christmas tunes: from Slade’s Merry Christmas Everyone to Wham giving it all to Last Christmas.

The inimitable Ida Barr returns in all her faded Edwardian grandeur to get you on your feet using that beer bottle as a microphone like you’re Freddie Mercury on tour. Doors, Licensed bar and food from 7pm. Music starts at at 8pm. Please note, seats cannot be reserved.


THURSDAY 19th DECEMBER, 7.30pm

THE CHAMBER CHOIR OF MIDSUMMER OPERA’S CHRISTMAS CONCERT
FREE | COLLECTION IN AID OF CENTRAL SOUTHWARK FOOD BANK

The chamber choir will be singing both well-known and rarely performed Christmas carols and there will be carols for all to join in with too! A festive reading will be read by Stuart Milligan. All are very welcome! 


SUNDAY 22nd DECEMBER, 6pm

CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT
FREE | COLLECTION IN AID OF THE ORGAN RESTORATION FUND

Join us for beautiful carols sung in a candlelit church. Mulled wine and mince pies will be available afterwards.


CHRISTMAS SERVICES

Christmas Eve, 3pm
Crib & Christingle Service
– A service for all the family, with a retelling of the Christmas story and the giving out of Christingles!

Christmas Eve, 12 Midnight
Midnight Mass
– Welcome in the light of the world on Christmas night with readings and congregational carols

Christmas Day, 10am
Festival Mass
– Start your day with a visit to St Giles’ for traditional readings and congregational carols