For Preachers at Old Basing

Church details

Location:The Street, Old Basing just north of the railway bridge

Postcode:RG24 7BY

OS Map co-ordinates: SU 666 532

Old Basing Map

Parking: There is no car park. Use Priory Gardens; being careful not to block driveways or to park close to
its junction with The Street, or use space as available in The Street itself, avoiding business forecourts.
Note: Please do not park in Chapel Close, down the left side of the church.

Contacts: Glenice Symons

Morning Worship (10.30am)

Type of Service Family worship
Number in congregation 20
Congregation profile Adult, mostly older, occasionally children
Children's Address Only if children present
Offering Taken to suit preacher
Congregational Prayer book No



Song books

Singing the Faith, Hymns & Psalms, Hymns & Songs, Let's Praise 1,
Mission Praise 1, Youth Praise, Sing to God
Selection of modern songs (please ask)

CCL? CCL no. 291612 
Calamus licence which covers many other hymns including those written by Bernadette Farrell, Marty Haugen, and Daniel L Schutte.
Service books Methodist Service Book
Audio-Visual system

There is a large screen TV with a laptop which can easily be seen throughout the church . Microsoft Powerpoint slides can be brought on memory stick and displayed. If you bring your own laptop an HDMI connection is required.

Sound system Loop system only, no speakers, radio mic which preacher must mute/unmute
Bible version  Good News Version
Worship leaders available? No
Readers available? Yes, please request.
Accompaniment Piano and organ


General Information

Seating Moveable chairs
Services conducted from Lecturn
Toilets Yes
Pre-service contact Contact from steward
Refreshments After morning service



Faith & Worship Resources

See the following Faith & Worship Resources web page on the Methodist Church site which has information and resources for Preachers, including Service Report Forms for Preachers on Note or Trial.


CCLI Song Search

Please see the CCLI Song Search web page to confirm if hymns or songs are covered by a CCLI licence.