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 5th May - Parish Communion + Soul Kids
  • Sunday 12th May - Heart & Soul
  • Sunday 19th May - Parish Communion
  • Sunday 19th May - Baptism - 1pm
  • Sunday 26th May - Parish Communion
  • Thursday 30th May - Ascension Parish Communion 7pm


Next Soul Kids - 5th May 2019

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

Church Fete – 29th June 2019 11am-2pm

- Live music
- Refreshments & Ice-cream
- Plants and Produce
- Tombola
- Lots of prizes
- Fun for all ages

Copythorne Parish Hall


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 2nd May 8.00-9.15pm 

Thursday 16th May 8.00- 9.15pm

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


Funerals at St Mary's

St Mary’s Churchyard Working Morning

On Saturday 11th May from 9.00am through to 12 midday (or any period in this time) do come and join us as we carry out essential tidying up work in our churchyard, Refreshments will be available!

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.