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Welcome to the Astwick Vale Benefice, in rural Northamptonshire. Our Churches are :-


St Michael's, Aynho

All Saints Croughton

St George, Evenley

St Michael and All Angels, Farthinghoe

Most Holy Trinity, Hinton in the Hedges with St Peter, Steane

We believe that the church should be at the centre of our lives and the communities in which we live. This means you will always find a warm welcome whatever the weather at any of our services or events.  We welcome those of faith and those of none.

We produce a weekly newsletter 'Pews News' which is distributed to all the churches and contains more announcements about weekly goings on in the Benefice. The most recent one can be found here.

If you would like to subscribe to the weekly updates please email

From 1st September 2022, we are in a period of interregnum and awaiting a new Rector and our service
patterns are different from normal. Please check below for our upcoming services.
If you need any information about the life of our churches and benefice, weddings, funerals or baptisms, then please use the contact details below for each church, or click here.



Upcoming Services

3rd March 2024

         10.30am.     Evenley - Benefice Holy Communion     

10th March 2024

         9.30am.       Evenley - Morning Worship 

         9.30am.       Farthinghoe - Morning Worship 

        10am.           Aynho - Holy Communion

        11am.           Croughton - Morning Worship

        11am.           Hinton - Morning Worship

17th March 2024

        10.30am.      Aynho - Benefice Holy Communion

24th March 2024 - Palm Sunday

        10.30am.      Croughton - Benefice Holy Communion

Easter Week

25th March - Monday

        7pm.             Aynho - Compline

26th March - Tuesday

        7pm.             Croughton - Compline

27th March - Wednesday

        7pm.             Farthinghoe - Compline

28th March - Thursday - Maundy Thursday

        7pm.             Evenley - Benefice Holy Communion

29th March - Good Friday

        11am.             Evenley - Family Service

        2pm.               Hinton - A hour before the cross

31st March - Easter Day

       10.30am.          Farthinghoe - Benefice Holy Communion

       11am.               Aynho - Holy Communion

       11am.               Hinton - Morning Worship



Our Churches

St Michael's

Contact Details :

Andrew Bellamy

01869 810847


Kathy White

01869 810418

All Saints

Contact Details :

Angie Robbins

01869 811445

St George

Contact Details :

Josie Golding  

01280 703400

St Michael and
All Angels

Contact :

Via the

Benefice Office

Most Holy Trinity
Hinton in the Hedges

Contact Details :

Sam Mainds

07860 465000

Our Mission Statement

  • to grow together as God’s family 

  • to help us to share the love of Jesus within our respective parishes 

  • to be open to the support and encouragement of the Holy Spirit 

  • to use our skills and talents in God’s service throughout our Benefice

Contact Us

Office Phone No - 01869 810903

Email -

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