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Welcome to our church of St Mary Magdalene in Willen, designed by Robert Hooke after the Great Fire of London, and completed in 1680. It is a living, breathing church, often dubbed the jewel of Milton Keynes and Hooke's only complete building outside London, still in regular use almost 350 years later.

We pray for peace in Ukraine, Palestine, Israel and all the war-torn countries of our world

Welcome to 2024

Burns Night - Sorry, sold Out
We are celebrating 2024 with our annual Burn's Night event at nearby Willen Pavilion,
including a three-course meal, entertainment and raffle.
Saturday 27th January, 6 to 9pm - tickets £15 - children free
Please contact davidgwpreston@gmail.com - more details here

2024 remains a time of renewed progress with the church and our ambition to have an international Willen Church Hooke Heritage building in the churchyard.

Robert Hooke_Christmas at St Mary Magdaene
The Oxford Heritage Partnership report on the importance of this church can be downloaded here.

A big thank you to everyone who helped and helps, including our volunteer gardening group who do such a good job of looking after the church grounds.


 

 

 

 

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