ONE OF THE 12 CHURCHES IN THE WEST WIGHT MISSION COMMUNITY
REGULAR SUNDAY SERVICE
There is a 9.30 service each Sunday at All Saints. Services include Holy Communion, Family Service, Morning Worship and Worship for All. We are a warm and welcoming congregation. Do introduce yourself/yourselves if you are new to the area or a visitor and please do join stay for 'coffee' after.
HISTORY AND ARCHITECTURE
All Saints has Saxon and Norman stonework and early Gothic Arcade with Victorian additions. A 13th century tower with a peal of six bells. Recent re-ordering includes nave altar and choir stalls and social area at west end. Associations include Robert Hooke 17th century scientist was baptised here and Alfred Lord Tennyson worshipped here regularly. Members of the Tennyson family are buried in the churchyard and a bronze statuette of Tennyson is exhibited in the Afton Chapel. There are many other interesting features.