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Vespers for Benedictine Bath 2018

The monks of Downside Abbey will sing Vespers, a sacred part of the Divine Office in Latin, for this year’s Benedictine Bath festival. The event will take place at the chapel of St Michael Within in the St John’s Foundation, Bath on the 2nd July at 6pm.  The monastic choir will be joined by the choir […]

Bristol University Partnership

75th Anniversary of Downside Air Crash

On 15th May Downside marked the 75th anniversary of the Downside Air Crash with a commemorative event to remember the 9 pupils of the school and the pilot who lost their lives that day.  On the afternoon of 15th May 1943 a Sea Hurricane based at RNAS Yeovilton crashed into the cricket pitch during a […]

The Downside Review