Upcoming Event: An Afternoon Celebration in Words and Music

Sunday 9 June 2019 Doors at 15.30, Celebration starts 16.00 Please join us to celebrate our award from the National Lottery Heritage Fund and significant local and national donations which will allow the Church of St Michael and All Angels to commence the ambitious project to conserve paintings and stabilise the church environment. Tickets free…

Upcoming Event: A new artistic commission for Berwick Church

Sunday 5 May 2019 Doors at 15.30, Talk starts 16.00 Painter Julian Bell and Rector Peter Blee discuss Bell’s recent commission to produce a painting for the reredos in Berwick Church; reflecting on the Berwick paintings of both his grandmother Vanessa Bell and father Quentin Bell. Tickets £12, includes wine and cake Church of St…

Past Event: The Bloomsbury Group in Berwick Church

Visit and Talk St Michael and All Angels Church 27 February 2019    14:00 until 16:00 A unique opportunity to hear all about the paintings in Berwick Church from the Rector, Reverend Peter Blee, who has recently published ‘The Bloomsbury Group in Berwick Church’ which tells the story of the commissioning of the works by…

Past Event: Performance at the Towner Gallery

  22nd March @ 6.30pm Reception to be followed by: Dramatised and Illustrated Story of the Bloomsbury Paintings at Berwick At The Towner Gallery, College Road, Eastbourne Tickets:  £17.  Please follow the link below:

75th Anniversary Celebration Of The Dedication Of The Paintings by Bp Bell

Sunday, 30th September 2018 Berwick Church welcomed Bp Martin to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the visit by Bp Bell to dedicate the first, and largest, phase of the commission on 10th October 1943. Ray West (photo left) who was a child of  Grace Higgens, the housekeeper at Charleston, attended the service. He is featured…