Church of England Diocese of Southwark Honor Oak Park, Saint Augustine of Canterbury

Facilities and features

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Accessibility

Three toilets, including one for Disabled people, are provided in the Church in the corner adjacent to the Parish room.

Baby changing facilities are provided.

Car parking is available in the path that leads to the church but only on the side without wooden bollards. Please use the church car park to turn your vehicle or use this space to drop off less mobile passengers.

A toilet for Disabled people is provided in the Church in the corner adjacent to the Parish room.

We have no special expertise in this however we welcome everyone. Please let us know how we may help.

There is a car park immediately adjacent to the church which may be used as a drop off or for parking for Disabled badge holders.

Wheelchair access is via a side entrance, please ask at the main entrance.

We no longer have a hearing loop however we have installed a high quality sound system.

Large print versions of the readings are available.

Assistance dogs are most welcome.

We have no special expertise in this however we welcome everyone. Please let us know how we may help.


Our Building

The Grade 2 listed building is a fine example of the Victorian 'mock-Gothic' style and is enhanced by its woodland setting.


Music and Worship

A solitary bell is rung before the start of each Sunday morning service. Please ask if you would like to have a go.

Concerts happen frequently throughout the year and details will be posted once confirmed. The annual pantomime is scheduled for the first weekend in February.

The church has a fine organ. Occasionally a grand piano is used to accompany the hymns and songs.

Choral Evensong is held at 6pm on the First Sunday of the month and uses the Liturgy of the Book of Common Prayer.

There is an informal choir each Sunday morning that rehearses at 9.30am. In addition experienced singers who can read music are welcome to enquire about joining the choir that sings the monthly Choral Evensong and other special services.


Groups, Courses and Activities

In 2019 Fr Mark Hill will be leading a series of seminars on the New Testament following the Wednesday Eucharist. Details will be posted in due course and all are most welcome.

From March until December there is a Café on the first Wednesday of each month from 11am until 1pm. Come and enjoy tea, coffee and other beverages plus home made cakes and savouries. The Café takes place in the Parish Room where there is often an art exhibition. Enquiries from musicians wishing to rehearse in the church during these times are welcome.


Help for Visitors

From March until December there is a Café on the first Wednesday of each month from 11am until 1pm. Come and enjoy tea, coffee and other beverages plus home made cakes and savouries. The Café takes place in the Parish Room where there is often an art exhibition. Enquiries from musicians wishing to rehearse in the church during these times are welcome.

St Augustine is open to the public on the First Sunday of the month after the morning service until 4.00pm.


Other Features

There is a collection box in the church and food is taken regularly to the Lewisham foodbank.

The Parish room is available for hire. To enquire please email Canon Colin.