St Mary's, Hampden Park

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A unique building in the style of a Mediterranean church, set on the edge of  Hampden Park with easy access by train, car or foot.

For information about Baptism, wedding and funerals please contact the church wardens..
Confession and spiritual direction by arrangement.

Much redecoration and improvements have been done over the last few years. internally we have improved the lighting, heating and replaced chairs with upholster seating. The outside has been redecorated and with a major grant from English Heritage the roof was repaired in 2007.

The hall next to the church is used by the local community for many events. If you would like to hire the hall for regular or one off events please email. Large Hall with facilities available and small room upto 15 people. Level access and disabled facilities.

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William Pratt
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Holy Communion 1662
Every first and third Sunday at 8:00 AM
Book of Common Prayer
Parish Sung Eucharist
Every second third and fourth Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Coffee Common Worship


Coffee Morning
Every second Tuesday at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Coffee


Holy Communion
Every Thursday at 10:00 AM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly Coffee Common Worship



Wheelchair accessible toilets

Designated wider space(s) for people with a disabled parking badge

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass

Hall for Hire Large hall for about 100 people and small meeting room upto 15 people with disable access and facilities. Off road parking.Contact number 01323 504241
Other information
Clergy: The Revd Michael Dennis BLANCH
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 4944
Diocesan ID: CT1511
Built: 1953
Architect: Sir Edward Maufe
Style of worship: Modern Catholic
Our Patron: Bishop of Chichester
Archdeaconry: HASTINGS (103)
Deanery: EASTBOURNE (10303)
Parish Legal Name: St. Mary, Hampden Park (100395 10/395)
CofE Church Info: (610395 10/395)
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The current editor is: WILLIAM Pratt

This page was last updated on Wednesday 6th August 2014
St Mary's : Decoy Drive, The white church opposite the park; grade 2 listed., Hampden Park, East Sussex, BN22 9PP

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