Latest News & Events

We run a wide variety of events both at Burrswood and at local sites - we hope you will find something of interest. Read about recent events here too!


Christmas House Party

Event: Christmas House Party

Venue: Burrswood
From 20th December 2017 to 27th September 2017

Come and join us for a week of celebration and worship. Wonderful hospitality and delicious food in the tranquil surroundings of Burrswood.  If you would like to celebrate Christmas in a beautiful location with a friendly group of people enjoying fantastic hospitality, worship, wonderful food and entertainment, then you might like to consider joining our Christmas House Party. The House Party begins on 20th December and goes on until 27th December. During your stay you will have the op...

Read more
Watercolour Workshop

Event: Watercolour Workshop

Venue: Burrswood
8th December 2017

Watercolour Christmas cards and seasonal foliage painting with Julie King Join professional artist Julie King for a day’s tuition in watercolour painting and create your own piece of artwork.  Please join local artist Julie King for a fun day of watercolour painting, lunch and good conversation. Julie will show you how to design and paint your own individual Christmas card inspired by seasonal Christmas plants and foliage. Please book your place soon, as numbers are limited, b...

Read more
Creation and Creativity - Autumn Retreat

Event: Creation and Creativity - Autumn Retreat

Venue: Burrswood
From 20th October 2017 to 22nd October 2017

Autumn Retreat : Harvest and Abundance, Friday 20th–Sunday 22nd October 2017 Four separate retreats, Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter, each focusing on the inner spiritual growth associated with the seasons. There will be opportunities to explore the beautiful grounds at Burrswood and to express a creative response to the beauty and grandeur of God’s creation. Craft and art materials will be provided. There will be times for quiet reflection and opportunities for worship....

Read more
Writing and Wellbeing with Lisa and Charlie Bell

Event: Writing and Wellbeing with Lisa and Charlie Bell

Venue: Burrswood
2nd October 2017

Writing and Wellbeing with Lisa Beaumont and Charlie Bell Charlie Bell has an MA in 'Language the Arts and Education' specialising in Creative Writing. He has published several local history books and also co-wrote and edited a series of 25 books for Hodder & Stoughton in their 'Beginners Guide to Literature' series. Charlie also wrote 'The Complete Writing Course' for the Regent Academy. He was recently short-listed for the Roundel Poetry Competition. If you wish to learn more about Cha...

Read more
Open Day for Healthcare Professionals

Event: Open Day for Healthcare Professionals

21st September 2017

On 21st September we will be continuing our 'Open Day' theme by inviting all those who work in local healthcare, social care, training or events sector that would like to come to Burrswood to understand a little more about what we do and network with like-minded professionals, organisations, businesses and charities. The event will commence at 3pm , finishing at 6pm and will be bursting with talks, demonstrations and expert information on whole person care. You will have the opportun...

Read more
Burrswood Health and Wellbeing Open Day

Event: Burrswood Health and Wellbeing Open Day

20th September 2017

Join us at Burrswood Health and Wellbeing for a Friend and Fellowship Showcase Open Day• Speakers and Talks • Church Service • Information and Expert Advice Join us 2pm-5pm We’re proud to provide: Reablement and rehabilitation care. Respite care. Short breaks and guest stays. Physiotherapy. Hydrotherapy. Counselling. Worship and Spiritual Wellbeing. Our café and grounds are open every day but Wednesday 20th September is extra special! Come along to Burrswood Heal...

Read more
Wardrobes and Rings

Event: Wardrobes and Rings

Venue: Burrswood Church of Christ the Healer
16th September 2017

Wardrobes & Rings is a brand new three person theatre production that will transport you back to Oxford in 1963, to the Eagle & Child pub, where legendary authors J.R.R. Tolkien and his great friend C.S. Lewis meet for what turns out to be the very last time. With great humour, wit, and fascinating stories, these remarkable lives are explored in this memorable piece of theatre. After the success of the 2016 one man theatre production ‘An evening with CS Lewis’, act...

Read more

Event: Beauty from Ashes Retreat

Venue: Burrswood
From 8th September 2017 to 10th September 2017

A time of reflective prayer and quiet meditation with Jen Larcombe. Bookings and pricing: Residential - staying in our lovely Guest Rooms - (including 2 or 3 nights full board) - 2 nights £208 Guests arrive in the afternoon of the first day and leave after lunch on the final day. Find out more about our beautiful Guest Rooms Non-Residential: £99 pp (3½ days including 3 lunches) or £66 pp (2½ days including 2 lunches) Guests attend 10am - 5pm and a...

Read more
Quiet Day - Healing Death's Wounds

Event: Quiet Day - Healing Death's Wounds

Venue: Burrswood Church of Christ the Healer
8th August 2017

Healing Death's WoundsComing out of the shadows of grief into God's sunshine A Quiet Day led by Rev David Flagg10 am - 4pm in the Church of Christ the Healer, Burrswood To book a place please contact the Reservations Office on 01892 865988 or There is no cost for this day, but there will be an opportunity to make a donation to the work of Burrswood

Read more
Open Air Theatre - Comedy of Errors

Event: Open Air Theatre - Comedy of Errors

Venue: Gardens of Burrswood
29th July 2017

Saturday 29th July in Burrswood Gardens 7pm The quintessential experience of an English summer. Bring your picnic and a rug or chair, and enjoy an outdoor performance of Shakespeare’s comical play by renowned Illyria Theatre Company in the beautiful surroundings of Burrswood’s garden. “The most delicious theatrical experience you could ever wish for” Venue Magazine The Comedy of Errors, one of Shakespeare's earliest plays (possibly even the first), is perfect fo...

Read more