St Mary the Virgin, Fordingbridge

Church Street, Fordingbridge, SP6 1BB

Thank you for visiting our page for St Mary's, Fordingbridge. For full details of services held in this church, please visit our website -

Our normal weekly Service pattern:

8.15am, First and Third Sundays in the month - Holy Communion (BCP)

10:00am, First Sunday in the month - Allsorts, all age family service

10.00am, Second Sunday in the month - Sung Communion (BCP)

10.00am, Third Sunday in the month - Morning Service

10.00am, Fourth Sunday in the month - Sung Communion (BCP)

10.00am, Fifth Sunday in the month - a Benefice Service or event.  Please check website for full details -

6:00pm, First Sunday in the month - Omega, an informal discussion group, meets in various places (see Partners for details)

6:00pm, Second and Fourth Sundays in the month - Evensong

6.00pm Third Sunday in the month - 'The Six O'Clock', an informal service for all, held somewhere in the parish (see Partners for details)

Morning prayer is said online every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9.00am - details in Partners

Holy Communion (BCP) is celebrated on 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at 10.00am.

Full details of all our services are available on our website -

We have on-line Services and reflections each week as follows:

- Sundays at 10.00, Sunday Service live from one of our Avon Valley Churches

- Monday to Thursday at 10am, Thought for the Day

- Fridays at 10am, a recording of that day's Morning Prayer

- Saturdays at 10am, The Saturday Conversation

The Avon Valley Churches Parish is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Winchester’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.


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Get in touch

Zoe Goddard

The Church Office
39 Salisbury Street
The office is open 10.30am - 12noon Monday - Friday with an answerphone outside of these hours.

For the Rectory
01425 839622

Our website

Thank you all those who have already made a donation towards our Churches here, or who have decided to join the Parish Giving Scheme.
If you would like to know how to donate please continue to read our story........

St Mary the Virgin, Fordingbridge Charity No. 1143014