St Mary the Virgin

The church of St.Mary the Virgin is the parish church of the parish of the Candovers with with Bradley that also includes St.Peter's Brown and Chilton Candover and All Saints' Bradley. 

StMary's recently installed a new heating and lighting system that has really brought out the beauty of the interior. A new AV system gives us flexibility in style of worship 

All the churches use Common Worship and 3 hold 10am services on the first 3 Sundays of the month at St.Mary's and on the 4th Sunday of the month an 8.30 Holy Communion (said) at All Saints' Bradley and an 11am Morning Worship at St.Peter's Brown Candover. For more details see individual church landing page.

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Rev David Chattell

The Rectory
Preston Candover
Alresford Road

RG25 2EE

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"Our parish of The Candovers with Bradley is committed to safeguarding children, young people and adults from harm. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer (PSO). Our Diocese of Winchester’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor who advises our PSO. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the PSO Mr Andrew Don or the Winchester Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor ([email protected] or 01963 737317). If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority’s children or adult social care services."