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St Mary the Virgin Newington
St Mary's has been the home to a worshipping community from the village and the surrounding area for nearly 1000 years.
We seek to offer a warm welcome to anyone and everyone. We have a variety of services offering a mix of contemporary and more traditional styles of worship.
During the Covid 19 crisis
Public worship on Sundays at 10.00 am is temporarily closed.
For up-to-date details of service times across the benefice, please go to Services this Month
For Christenings, Thanksgivings, Weddings, Marriage Blessings and Funerals please contact
Rev. Julian Staniforth
Church Opening times are as follows:
Saturday: May to July - 10.00 am to 4.00 pm
Sunday: April to October - 11.00 am to 5.00 pm
The church can be opened at other times by arrangement through the Churchwardens.
Contact: David Lane 01795 842478, David Stevens 01795 842605.
We have a Friends of St Mary's group, who contribute to the costs of maintaining this ancient and beautiful building.