The first Bloxham Festival of Faith and Literature took place over a weekend in October 2011 at St Mary’s Church, Bloxham. It was the idea of Sir Tony Baldry, then MP for North Oxfordshire and the Second Church Estates Commissioner, who lives in the village, and was hosted by the Revd Sarah Tillett, who was then Priest-in-charge of Bloxham with Milcombe and South Newington.
In 2013 the Church Times took on the running of the Festival in the congenial surroundings of Bloxham School.
We remain very grateful to all our friends and volunteers from the Bloxham community who have been so generous in their support over the years.
Now the Festival has a new home at the University of Winchester and Winchester Cathedral.
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Read about previous festivals in the Church Times:
2013: Devices and Desires
2014: War and Peace
2016: All the World's a Stage
2018: Building a New Jerusalem
2020: The Power of Love
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