The Southampton District of the Methodist Church covers most of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, extends to Dorset and Somerset in the West and up into Berkshire and south Oxfordshire.  We have over 80 ministers serving over 200 churches, ranging from small rural communities to large urban conurbations, from coastal towns to major cities to the delights of the New Forest.

Our District Chair is Revd Andrew de Ville and you can contact his PA, Sarah Pothecary here


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Latest News

Springs Dance Company productions for your church

by Sarah Pothecary, 13th May 2024

A Time to Mourn, A Time to Dance - an uplifting dance production for your church to host.Bring your community together to watch an intimate portrayal of grief and joy performed by five outstanding…

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by Sarah Pothecary, 13th May 2024

SYNOD DATES 2025Presbyteral Synod 26th February              Representative Spring Synod 5th April            Representative Autumn Synod 20th Sept

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Spring Synod and Celebrations!

by Sarah Pothecary, 22nd April 2024

On Saturday 20th April we gathered together for Representative Synod at St James Road Methodist Church in Southampton.It was a very special Synod - plenty of business in the morning including some…

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Upcoming Events

Webinar: Safeguarding and Pornography- Information and Advice for Churches

3rd June 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Pornography is big business. It affects us all. So how do we support those in our churches affected by it? And what do we need to know from a safeguarding perspective? This 2 hour webinar will help…

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RTF: Modifying Our Genes: Theology, Science and ”Playing God”

6th June 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

On behalf of Tom Stuckey and myself, I am writing to invite you to the next meeting of the Southampton Regional Theology Forum of the Methodist Church, to be held from 10 am on Thursday, June 6,…

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Petersfield Area Churches Annual Coach Holiday

6th July 2024 – 13th July 2024

Petersfield Area Churches Annual Coach Holiday Tour to York Saturday 6th July – Saturday 13th July 2024 Queens Hotel, York Centrally located on the south bank of the River Ouse, just a short walk to…

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