Confirmation Dates 2016

March

Date Deanery/Area/Service Venue Time Bishop
Sunday 6 Winchester College Winchester College 10.30 +TW
Tuesday 15 Bartley Junior School Bartley Junior School 13.30 +JS
Saturday 26
Easter Eve
Easter Eve Vigil
Diocesan Confirmation
Winchester Cathedral 20.00 +TW
Sunday 27
Easter Sunday
Winchester Deanery Winchester Christ Church 18.30 +TW
Sunday 27
Easter Sunday
Southampton Deanery St Mary’s, Southampton City Centre 10.30 +JS

April

Date Deanery/Area/Service Venue Time Bishop
Sunday 10 Basingstoke Deanery St Thomas, Worting 16.30 +DB
Sunday 10 Southampton Deanery St Michael’s, North Stoneham and Bassett 18.30 +JS
Sunday 24 Basingstoke Deanery Immanuel, Hatch Wareren and Beggarwood 09.30 +DB
Sunday 24 Odiham Deanery St. Peter’s, Yateley 18.00 +DB

May

Date Deanery/Area/Service Venue Time Bishop
Saturday 7 Pilgrims’ School Winchester Cathedral 10.45 +TW
Sunday 8 Winchester Deanery Holy Trinity, Colden Common 18.00 +DB
Saturday 14 Basingstoke Deanery St Mary’s Old Basing 18.00 +DB
Sunday 15
Pentecost
Diocesan Confirmation Winchester Cathedral 18.30 +DB
Sunday 15
Pentecost
Southampton Deanery St Mary’s, Sholing 11.00 +JS
Sunday 18 Odiham Deanery Lord Wandsworth College 18.00 +DB
Sunday 22 Alton Deanery Parish of the Resurrection
Greater Alton Project: St Lawrence
10.30 +TW
Sunday 22 Romsey Deanery St Andrew’s, Mottisfont 11.00 +JD
Sunday 22 Bournemouth Deanery St Andrew’s, Boscombe 10.00 +JS

June

Date Deanery/Area/Service Venue Time Bishop
Sunday 5 Andover Deanery All Saints, Upper Clatford 10.00 +DB
Tuesday 7 Christchurch Deanery St Luke’s, Hedge End 18.30 +JS
Sunday 19 Eastleigh Deanery St Edward’s, Netley 18.30 +JD
Sunday 19 Andover Deanery St  Michael’s, West Andover 18.00 +DB

July

Date Deanery/Area/Service Venue Time Bishop
Sunday 3 Winchester Deanery St Cross with St Faith 17.30 +DB

September

Date Deanery/Area/Service Venue Time Bishop
Sunday 18 Alton Deanery Bentley, Binstead and Froyle 17.00 +DB
Sunday 18 Christchurch Deanery St Mary, Fordingbridge 15.30 +JS
Sunday 25  Southampton Deanery Holy Saviour, Bitterne 10.00 +TW

October

Date Deanery/Area/Service Venue Time Bishop
Sunday 16 Whitchurch Deanery St Mary, Overton 10.30 +DB

November

Date Deanery/Area/Service Venue Time Bishop
Saturday 19 Diocesan Confirmation Winchester Cathedral 19.30 +JS
Sunday 20
Christ the King
Romsey Deanery Romsey Abbey 10.00 +TW
Sunday 20 Alresford Deanery Itchen Valley 10.30 +DB
Sunday 27 Alton Deanery Church of the Good Shepherd, Four Marks 19.00 +DB


+TW – Bishop of Winchester

+JS – Bishop of Southampton

+DB – Bishop of Basingstoke

+JD – Bishop John Dennis