AChurch for the Community


Welcome to the website of St Mary's Church, Copythorne

Here you will find information about services and other events at the church; information about the Vicar and Churchwardens; and about how to get in touch with us to arrange a Baptism, Wedding or Funeral.


Services are at 9.30am each Sunday unless otherwise specified

  • Sunday 2nd February - Parish Communion Candlemas
  • Sunday 9th February - Parish Communion
  • Sunday 16th February - Heart and Soul
  • Sunday 23rd February - Parish Communion
  • Wednesday 26th February - Ash Wedensday Communion 7pm


Next Soul Kids -1st March 2020

Children of all ages are really welcome as bible stories are re-told with fun, biscuits and games!

Upcoming Events

What's happening at the Church

Meditation-Spa (M-Spa)

Sessions at Netley Marsh CE Infant School : these sessions are led by John Reeve. In each session 5 different exercises are introduced which we all try out – the exercises range from sitting, to walking, stretching, in the school hall and sometimes outside (if the weather permits) – all with attention to our breathing and the movement of our bodies.

Thursday 13th February 8.00-9.15pm 

Thursday 27th February 8.00-9.15pm 

The sessions are popular so places need to be booked, please contact John.


Alwyn Babey Concert – Friday 13th December 7.30pm

Country & gospel singer, drawing on the back catalogues of Elvis, Cliff & Sinatra. Alwyn has a popular local following and his concerts are always big on entertainment.

Entrance £8 including Wine and mince pies.

All Souls’ Memorial Service

this will be taking place on Saturday 2nd November at 4.00pm in church. In this service we remember loved ones by name who have died.

If you would like a loved one remembered add the name to the list in church or let either John or one of the churchwardens know.

Latest News

Keeping you up to date with activities in the Church

Dedication of the new driveway

The Bishop of Southampton. The Very Reverend Jonathan Frost visited St Mary's Church on Mothering Sunday when he praised those who had worked so hard to provide the new access drive to the church.

Click here to see the photo's from the day

'Weddings' Flower Festival

Thanks to everyone who took part or visiting the Wedding's Flower Festival in September. We had a fantastic turnout and the Church looked stunning. For those who missed it - here's a short video.