SPONSOR A PIPE – keep the music playing : The Song Started Here music campaign

A new way to support the work at St Augustine’s has been opened up. Friends and supporters can make their mark by sponsoring a pipe for the restoration of the organ. As part of the Friends of St Augustine’s vision for spreading beautiful music, the organ at St Augustine’s is being restored and … Continue reading

3rd September – SPONSORED WALK for ‘The Song Started Here’ music campaign

A sponsored walk is giving an opportunity to contribute to The Song Started Here music campaign in Ramsgate. The success of this campaign will maintain and expand the excellent high-quality music at St Augustine’s, which has been featured on BBC Radio and is available on CD. On 3rd September, a group will … Continue reading

Photographic Exhibition: Herne Bay Photographic Club – to mid-September

The north and west cloisters of St Augustine’s are the venue for an excellent display of photographic talent this summer. From the Herne Bay Photographic Club, photographers have captured a large range of shots, including gothic architecture, scenic landscapes, and stylised artistic creations. This is a wonderful opportunity to see … Continue reading

CONCERT – Hail, Gladdening Light – Thames Chamber Choir – 16th July, 7.30pm

Hail, Gladdening Light is the title of the Thames Chamber Choir’s concert, as they return to sing at St Augustine’s. The concert will be on Saturday 16th July, at 7.30pm Tickets are £10, and the choir have generously offered the proceeds towards the restoration project at St Augustine’s. Featuring lots … Continue reading

Ramsgate’s First Blessing of the Sea – Mon 30th May, 3pm, at the Ramsgate Harbour Obelisk

Come along to this first ever Blessing of the Sea – with the Mayors of Ramsgate, Margate, and Broadstairs. A wonderful opportunity to reinforce our links with the sea. Assemble at the Obelisk in Ramsgate Harbour, next to the Victoria Pavilion, towards the sea from the bus stops. The service … Continue reading


The Festival programme is released here! All events are FREE, except the Concert and Day Trip. <<< 27th May – 4th June >>> Highlights this year include: BLESSING OF THE SEA – 30th May (Bank Holiday Monday), 3pm FIRST EVER complete translation of the medieval Life of St Augustine – 31st … Continue reading

Holy Week and Easter: Music List

SPY WEDNESDAY (23rd March) 9PM – Tenebrae Responsories by Giacobetti Christus Factus Est by Asola MAUNDY THURSDAY (24th March) 5.30pm – Mass of Maundy Thursday (Watching and Adoration until 9pm) Missa O Sacrum Convivium by Palestrina Ubi Caritas by Durufle Panis Angelicus by Rebelo Ave Verum by L’Heritier 9pm – Tenebrae Responsories … Continue reading