Syon Abbey 600


 

Jointly organised by Syon Park, All Saints' Church and St. Bridget's Church

 

A celebration of the Foundation of Syon Abbey on 19th July 2015

is followed by a Medieval Recital by Candlelight on 23rd July at St. Bridget's Church

 

 

MEDIEVAL MUSIC RECITAL >

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“Bringing the Christian people together as they were in 1415”

 

An open-air ecumenical service celebrating the 600th Anniversary of the Foundation of the Bridgettine Order at Syon Abbey,

the Order originally founded by St. Bridget of Sweden.

Jointly organised by Syon Park, Our Lady of Sorrows and St. Bridget Catholic Church and All Saints C. of E. Church

 

 

INVITATION


An open-air ecumenical celebration of the 600th Anniversary of the Foundation of Syon Abbey of the Bridgettine Order
 
We would be delighted if you and members of your church or community would come and celebrate this important and historical occasion with us. All are welcome.


Hosted by: His Grace, the Duke of Northumberland
 


Led by:  Cardinal Vincent Nichols


Sunday, 19th July 2015  3.00pm – 3.45pm

     The site will be open from 2.00pm to 5.00pm. 
 
          
Location is the site of Syon Abbey, behind Syon House, Brentford, Middlesex

    A Service of Commemoration and Celebration with music and liturgy both modern and of the period.

Jointly organised by Syon House, St. Bridget’s Church and All Saints Church

"Bringing the Christian people together as they were in 1415”

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NOTES ON ARRANGEMENTS 
We hope you will join us for an afternoon which promises to be very special, unusual and enjoyable. To help your visit go smoothly,  please read the following carefully. For further information please see:    www.SyonAbbey600.org.uk ,  www.SyonHouse.co.uk
Transport
As parking is very limited, please park outside Syon Park. Free street parking is available to the north of the London Road pedestrian entrance, also in Park Road and Church Street Isleworth. 
More information: http://www.syonpark.co.uk/visiting/how-to-find-us/
Foot Procession
Please bring cushions, rugs or seating suitable for grass if required and remember this is an open-air event with no shelter.  We regret organised seating is limited to those unable to stand for long periods and only available by prior application.
Seating
Please bring cushions, rugs or seating suitable for grass if required and remember this is an open-air event with no shelter.  We regret organised seating is limited to those unable to stand for long periods and only available by prior application.
Your stay in Syon Park
You are invited to stay in the Park free of charge until 5.00pm which is the normal closing time. Some refreshments may be purchased or you may like to bring your own picnic.
Special arrangements
Limited seating will be provided for those unable to stand or bring their own seating.   For disabled people there is limited parking available outside Syon House. To reserve these facilities please apply as below.  There is also to be a drop-off point for those unable to walk far outside Syon House.
Enquiries and special seating and parking reservations
For enquiries please email admin@SyonAbbey600.org.uk or write to SyonAbbey600, 112 Twickenham Road, Isleworth TW7 6PP.

 

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2009 Excavations

Showing some of the foundations of Syon Abbey, behind Syon House

Please join us

This map shows the location of Syon House in Syon Park on the boundary of Brentford and Isleworth.