Mander Organs Ltd is pleased to announce the completion of its project to rebuild the J.W. Walker organ at Waltham Abbey. In celebration, the parish has organised a year-long festival of special services, choral concerts and recitals by organists with connections to the Abbey. Full details can be found at while early highlights include:

  • Inaugural recital by the current organist, Jonathan Lilley, at 6pm on Saturday 28th September, the programme to include a newly-commissioned work by David Bednall in honour of former Abbey musician Thomas Tallis. Admission free.

  • Screening of The Hunchback of Notre Dame with organ accompaniment improvised byJonathan Lilley on Saturday 15th February 2020. Admission £10.