Oakley & Deane Parish Council
St Leonard's - Church of England
St Leonard's Church is in Rectory Road, Oakley, RG23 7ED opposite the junction with Station Road.
Services are held every Sunday and on religious occasions, such as Christmas and Easter. Family Services, Holy Communion and other services are among those held. For full details see the website: oakleywithwootton.org.uk
Rector: Rev. Ben Kautzer has recently been appointed Rector of Oakley with Wootton Parish and will be taking up his duties early in May 2019
Church Administrator: Penny Brown, Church Office, St. Leonard’s Centre, Rectory Road, Oakley, RG23 7ED.
The Church Office is open from 9.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m. each weekday morning. Tel: (01256) 782724. Answer phone 24 hours. Fax (01256) 782724. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org and the website: oakleywithwootton.org.uk
St John's - Church of England
St John's Church in St John's Road, Oakley was demolished in the summer of 2012. In its place a Garden of Remembrance has now been created incorporating the War Memorial.
All Saints' Church, Deane - Church of England
All Saint’s Church is situated in the hamlet of Deane just off the B3400 road from Basingstoke and is within the United Benefice of North Waltham, Steventon, Ashe and Deane.
Holy Communion (1662) is normally celebrated on the first four Sundays in the month. On the 5th Sunday a United Benefice service is held. .
All enquiries about weddings, baptisms etc should be made to the rector, Rev. Julia Foster at the The Rectory, North Waltham on (01256) 397256.
Oakley - Methodist Chapel
Oakley Methodist Chapel is situated by the pond at the junction of Oakley Lane and Hill Road, Oakley.
Services are held every Sunday at 10.30 am and everyone is welcome regardless of age, beliefs, or orientation.. The first Sunday in the month is usually a “Songs of Praise” style worship time in which members of the congregation choose songs, readings and prayers. The second Sunday worship includes communion. Every Wednesday there is “Wednesday Worship” from 7.30-9pm which includes praise, prayer and a Bible focus with light refreshments. See the Chapel website (www.oakleymethodists.co.uk), notice board or Link magazine for details of additional services or contact the Pastor, Brian Rich, on (01256) 783111.
Roman Catholic Church
Currently meets in Oakley at 8pm, usually on a Friday, at East Oakley Village Hall, Hill Road. However, these meetings are not regular so see Link magazine for details. Other services are held at St Joseph's RC Church, South Ham, Basingstoke. Vigil Mass is held on Saturdays at 6pm and Sunday Services at 9am and 11am
Contact the Parish Priest, Fr Mark Hogan, St Joseph's Presbytery, St Michael’s Road, Basingstoke, RG22 6TY or on (01256) 323595 or Fax (01256) 814569.
Oakley Community Church
The Oakley Community Church hold regular Sunday morning meetings at St Luke's Hall, Winchester Street, Overton, RG25 3HT at 10.30am, but come earlier for Tea or Coffee.
Occasionally we do not meet, so best to check with Earl Robinson (Leader) on (01256) 212788, or Dave Downer (01256) 541281. A variety of midweek activities, including a Youth Group & Youth Venue are also held. Details can be found in Link.
Contact email:- email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Wessex Close. Basingstoke, RG21 3NP
Contact (01256) 327149
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints - Nearest place of worship is Carpenters Down, Basingstoke, RG24 9AE
Contact (01256) 364861 for details.
Jehovas Witnesses - Nearest place of worship is Kingdom Hall, Woolford Way, Basingstoke.
Contact (01256) 412064 for details.
Quakers Religious Society of Friends - Nearest place of worship is 39 Church Street, Alton, GU34 2DA.
Contac: (01420) 83302 for details.
Hindu - A Hindu Temple is in Basingstoke at Hindu Temple, Council Road, Basingstoke, RG21 3DH
Contact (01256) 464031 for details.
Muslim - The Al-Birr Masjid and Muslim Centre is at 37 Sarum Hill, Basingstoke, RG21 8SS
Contact (01256) 324859 for details.
Sikh - Regular monthly Kirtans are held from 10 am – 1.30 pm at The Carnival Hall, Basingstoke, RG21 3DH.