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Douai Abbey: The Monastery of St Edmund, King & Martyr
Published by in News · 15 April 2015
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This week bees returned to Douai. Two swarms under the command of Buckfast queens are in brand new hives sited in the area once used until a decade ago for our previous colonies of bees, though it is now a little more hi-tech than the plain grass once used. This morning they were hives of activity (sorry, but it had to be said).






 DIVINE OFFICE & MASS
- All services are in the abbey church -
0620 - Matins & Lauds (English)
0745 - Weekday Conventual Mass
(1100 - Sunday Conventual Mass)
1250 - Midday Office (English)
1800 - Vespers (Latin Gregorian Chanrt)
2000 - Compline (English, Weds in Latin)
-No public Compline on Sundays/Holy Days-
LOCATION
Douai Abbey
Upper Woolhampton
Reading, Berkshire
RG7 5TQ, United Kingdom

Visitor Enquiries: 0118 9715 399


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