Church of England Diocese of Canterbury St. John The Baptist Margate

Facilities and features

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Accessibility

In the church there is an accessible toilet

Baby Changing Facilities

Car parking in the churchyard is limited at the moment so it is advisable to park in Victoria Road, High Street or Grosvernor Hill.

Accessible Toilet
Accessible car parking

We have an induction Loop

We provide large print versions of our services

Assistance Dogs our welcomed. We have a regular guide dog who accompanies our organist


Our Building

Our church is a grade 1 listed building with many interesting features.


Music and Worship

We have eight bells in our tower. Our bell ringers practise on a Wednesday night at 7pm and ring for the main service at 10.30 on a Sunday. They also ring for weddings and special occasions.

Organ

We have a BCP eucharist on the 2nd Sunday of the month at 8am

Choir practice is on a Friday night at 7.30. The choir sings at all the 10.30 services on a Sunday apart from the 1st Sunday which is All Age Worship.


Groups, Courses and Activities

Brownies

Every Monday 11-12.30

Guides

For February and March, St.John's will be hosting the Thanet Winter Shelter on Saturday nights

Rainbows

Help for Visitors

There are guided tours on several occasions through the year usually on the last Saturday in May and the second Sunday in September. Please contact the office to enquire about other dates.

We have a guidebook giving information about the interesting features of the church.

Monday - The Church is open 11.00 - 12.30 for coffee and conversation
Wednesday - 1030 - 12.30
Thursday - !0.30 Service either Eucharist or Morning Prayer
Friday - 10.30 - 12.30
Saturday - 10.00 Vision Prayer


Other Features

Audio-Visual Facilities
Urban Priority Area

We at a Fairtrade church. There is a Traidcraft stall after each 10.30 Sunday Service.

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Our Community Centre has 3 halls of various sizes available for hire. For more information please contact 01843 224957