The Theme for the Mothers’ Union 2022 is ‘Transformation – Now!’ and the resources are available on the National Mothers’ Union Website Here
‘Archway’ our Diocesan Magazine  is published three times a year and is available for Distribution at the Information Days – Please do ensure that there is someone from your Deanery to collect your copies, otherwise they will be distributed by Deanery and Branch leaders after we have arranged for them to be delivered to them. Thank You.
Please note the dates for copy, printing and distribution are:-
Spring: Copy 28th January; Packing 11th March; Distribution 17th March
Summer: Copy 14th May; Packing 9th July; Distribution 15th July
Winter: Copy 5th October; Packing 9th November; Distribution 16th November.

Mothers’ Union Prayers – We meet in the Cathedral for our Monthly Cathedral prayers – where possible these are also being shared via video on Winchester Mothers Union Facebook page and a link is provided in the ‘latest posts’ of this website

Fixed Dates 2022

[as of 14th Nov 2021}

January

5th January –  10.30am Wednesday Cathedral Prayers lead by Trustees
7th – 9th January –  Wednesday to Friday ‘Re-Imagining’ Mothers’ Union conference
16th January Sunday 3.30pm Winchester Cathedral Commissioning Service for new Trustees and Speakers in the Quire for Evensong lead by Bishop Debbie.

February

2nd February –  10.30am Wednesday Cathedral prayers lead by Popley Branch and live streamed. The Epiphany Chapel in the Cathedral will also be  available for members to meet for private prayer.
7th – 14th February –  National Marriage Week

March

2nd March –  10.30am Wednesday Monthly Cathedral Prayers in Epiphany Chapel lead by Diocesan members from Overton
17th March –  Thursday 10am – 2pm Diocesan Council and Information Day – St Gabriel’s’ Popley.
25th March –  Friday – Lady Day
27th March – Mothering Sunday

April

6th April –  10.30am Wednesday Monthly Cathedral Prayers in Epiphany Chapel lead by Romsey Branch
15th – 17th Easter

May

Trustees Meeting TBA
4th May –  10.30am Wednesday Monthly Cathedral Prayers in Epiphany Chapel lead by Odiham Deanery
9th – 11th May – Provincial Conference
26th May – 5th June Thy Kingdom Come – Global Wave of Prayer

June

1st June –  10.30am Wednesday Monthly Cathedral Prayers in Epiphany Chapel lead by Christchurch Deanery
2nd – 5th June – Celebrations’ for Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

July

6th July – 10.30am Wednesday Monthly Cathedral Prayers in Epiphany Chapel lead by Lyndhurst Deanery
15th July Friday 6pm – 9pm Information Day at St Barnabas, Weeke

August

3rd August –  10.30am Wednesday Monthly Cathedral Prayers in Epiphany Chapel lead by Southampton Diocesan members followed by Laying Flowers on Mary Sumner’s Grave TBC
6th – 13th August –  Away from it All HolidayLodge Hill, Pulborough
9th August – Mary Sumner Day Service – details to be announced

September

7th September – 10.30am Wednesday Monthly Cathedral Prayers in Epiphany Chapel lead by Trustees
23rd and 24th September – Annual Gathering in Belfast

October

5th October – 10.30am Wednesday Monthly Cathedral Prayers in Epiphany Chapel lead by Hedge End Branch
5th October – Wednesday Speakers Forum after Cathedral Prayers
9th – 15th October – Sunday to Saturday Prisons Week
18th October – Tuesday Anti-Slavery Day

November

2nd November – 10.30am Wednesday Monthly Cathedral Prayers in Epiphany Chapel lead by Bournemouth Deanery
16th November – Wednesday 10am – 2pm Information Day at Chandlers Ford
25th November –10th December 16 days of Activism against Gender-based violence – see side panel
25th November  – Friday 12noon to 2pm Prayer Vigil in support of 16 days – outside Winchester Cathedral

December

Trustees Meeting – TBA
7th December – Wednesday Monthly Cathedral Prayers in Epiphany Chapel lead by Winchester Deanery