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Tuesday, 9th June 2015
The Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Reverend and Right Honourable Justin Welby, Primate of All England and Metropolitan, gave the Address at Service for a New Parliament at St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey on Tuesday 9th June 2015.
Friday, 6th February 2015
The Dean and Chapter has announced the appointment of a St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey review group under the chairmanship of The Rt Hon The Baroness Butler-Sloss GBE.
Thursday, 2nd July 2015
The Lord Mayor of Westminster, The Lady Flight, attended a Service for the Traidcraft Justice Matters campaign at St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey, at 6.00pm on Thursday 2nd July.
Thursday, 21st January 2016
It is announced that the Reverend Jane Sinclair, Canon of Westminster, is to take on the responsibility of the Rector of St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey, in succession to the Venerable Andrew Tremlett, with effect from 1st September 2016, following his installation as Dean of Durham in the summer.
Monday, 20th June 2016
A Service of Prayer and Remembrance to Commemorate Jo Cox MP was held at St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey, on Monday 20th June at 4.00pm.
Monday, 5th September 2016
The Reverend Jane Sinclair was installed as Rector of St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey, during Sung Eucharist at 11.00am on Sunday 4th September 2016.
St. Margaret’s is a 12th-century church next to Westminster Abbey. It’s sometimes called ‘the parish church of the House of Commons’. Everyone’s welcome to visit.
Wednesday, 14th March 2018
Home Office minister, Victoria Atkins MP toured Invisible People a modern slavery photography exhibition outside St Margaret’s Church on Tuesday 13th March.
Sunday, 5th April 2020
A service of word and sacrament, sung jointly by the Westminster Abbey and St Margaret’s choirs, marking the triumphal entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem.
Thursday, 9th April 2020
A service of word and sacrament with readings, hymns, and a sermon, including the washing of feet, symbolising Christ’s commandment of love for all people.
Sunday, 12th April 2020
The principal Easter service at St Margaret’s, sung by the Choir, this service begins with an acclamation of Christ as the Light of the world.
Friday, 29th March 2019
The Dean and Chapter of Westminster have appointed Greg Morris as Director of Music at St Margaret’s Church, Westminster Abbey.
Thursday, 21st November 2019
A Service of Thanksgiving for the life and work of The Rt Hon the Lord Spicer will be held in St Margaret’s Church, Westminster Abbey.
Thursday, 16th January 2020
A Service of Thanksgiving for the life and work of Lord Moore of Lower Marsh will be held in St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey.
Thursday, 30th January 2020
A Service of Thanksgiving for the life and work of Sir Kenneth Warren will be held in St Margaret's Church on Thursday 30th January 2020.
Saturday, 18th January 2020
The 31st annual Day of Prayer will be held in St Margaret's Church on Saturday 18th January 2020.
Friday, 10th April 2020
A traditional service of Morning Prayer, according to the Book of Common Prayer (1662), sung by St Margaret’s Choir, with congregational hymns and a sermon.
Politician Robert Lowe (Viscount Sherbrooke) has a bust in the eastern porch of St Margaret's Church Westminster. He was born at Bingham, Nottinghamshire in 1811.
Musician and Composer
On 26th November 1695 Purcell was buried in the north aisle of the choir. This was where the organ stood at this time.
Writer and Poet
John Milton, poet and writer, died in 1674 but his memorial in Poet's Corner was not erected until 1737. He has a memorial window in St Margaret's church.