Latest News and Updates

Christmas at Downing Place

Dear Friends As we approach Christmas, we have services of worship planned which will provide the opportunity to connect with others in a safe yet close and mutually supportive manner.  We have pioneered Zoom services successfully over the past couple of months, which...

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Latest site tour – now for the outside!

Our contractors are making the most of the lack of shoppers and night time revellers during second lockdown, and the exterior wall facing Downing Street is receiving some beautiful stonework and new additional windows which will flood the interior with light. The new...

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Worship with us via Zoom on Sunday

This coming Sunday, 15 November, sees the second of our highly successful Zoom services, with contributions from many church members and friends, both locally and further afield (Australia this time!)  While we cannot meet in person at present, the monthly Zoom...

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The latest on our redevelopment project

Join architect Jack Boyns as he takes us through the latest developments on site at Downing Place.  Some beautiful shots of our glorious windows; and encouraging to see we have now broken through the exterior walls so the new entrance onto Downing Place can be...

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Downing Place URC in the press

We were delighted to see this article in the Cambridge Independent this week, with an image from our Topping Out Ceremony which we told you about this week. (you may need to download the image and increase the size to read the article easily). The building has now...

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Topping Out Ceremony

Our minister, Revd Nigel Uden, took to the rooftops earlier this week for the topping out ceremony to celebrate the completed roof of Downing Place URC.  He offered this prayer on behalf of the congregation: Eternal God, your Son Jesus Christ is the Church’s...

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