December 2014

24 December: St. Alfege Church

December 24, 2014

Christmas Display at St. Alfege Church

Greenwich Church Street

Greenwich, SE10 9BJ

Advent Windows 2014 concludes at St. Alfege Church, the organisers of the annual event. Unfortunately, due to the ongoing building work at the church, the annual display of the nativity will not be constructed this year.

Christmas Services at St. Alfege Church

Christmas Eve

5.00pm – Christingle and Crib service.

10.45pm – Choir Carols

11.30pm – Midnight Mass

25th December – Christmas Day

8.00am – Holy Communion

11.00am – Parish Communion

Happy Christmas to you all.


23 December: The Plumtree Cafe

December 23, 2014

PlumtreePlayful Angels

The Plumtree Cafe

241 Greenwich High Road, Greenwich, SE10 8NB

A playful window which we hope will bring a smile to everyone’s face, young and old.

The window is best viewed any time.

The window will be ready by 9 a.m. on 23 December.



We Are All Angels

Richard the First Pub

52-54 Royal Hill, Greenwich, SE10 8RT

A window of Richard the First Pub will be transformed to show angel faces in this Advent window.




Lead Kindly Light

Art done by St. Alfege Sunday School

7 Point Hill, Greenwich, SE10 8QW

Lanterns hanging in the plum tree signify the message of hope which Advent brings.

The window is best viewed in the evening, when the lanterns will be lit.

The window will be ready by dusk on 21 December.


DSC_0065 copyAngel Faces Smile

5 King William Walk

Greenwich, SE10 9JH

Don’t be afraid. Faces create multi-faceted expressions and interpretations. A visage that can be visual, or an impression or imaginary. They bring the positive and alleviate the negative.

The window is best viewed any time.

The window will be ready by 3 p.m. on 20 December.


IMG_2980Animal Angels

46 Devonshire Drive

Greenwich, SE10 8JZ

A Christmas window depicting animals, angels and lights.

The window is best viewed in the evening.

The window will be ready by dusk on 19 December.


IMG_2979A Musical Interlude!

88 Ashburnham Grove

Greenwich, SE10 8UJ

A window inspired by the message of hope given by the angels while worshipping God in song and music.

The window is best viewed any time and is best seen from across the street, as the first-floor window will be used.

The window will be ready by 7:30 p.m. on 18 December.


17 December: 51 Hyde Vale

December 17, 2014


The Stable

51 Hyde Vale

Greenwich, SE10 8QQ

Inspired by a sermon by The Rev. Chris Moody three years ago, and designed by the late Nick Richards, we imagine the stable as a cave and the Angelic Faces celebrating are not conventionally beautiful, but just totally joyful .

The window is best viewed any time.

The window will be ready by 6:30 p.m. on 17 December and mulled wine will be available for admirers.


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Number 16

16 St. Alfege’s Passage, Greenwich, SE10 9LZ

Number 16’s Advent Window, an annual event on the 16th day of December, will feature a cacophony of balls with three old faces

The window is best viewed any time.

The window will be ready by 6:30 p.m. on 16 December.



The Angels from God

67 Maidenstone Hill

Greenwich, SE10 8SY

The Ebola crisis brings the Angels from God to those affected, from all over the world they come to the rescue.    

The window is best viewed in the evening.

The window will be ready by 6 p.m. on 15 December.