Welcome

The Southampton District of the Methodist Church covers all 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

Volunteering Opportunity - Iona

by Sarah Pothecary, 29th June 2022

Ever thought of joining the team on Iona?We have a few short-term volunteer spaces, for specific roles, at Iona Abbey this summer.You'll find details on our website www.iona.org.uk/about/vacanciesThe…

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Funeral Notice

by Sarah Pothecary, 20th June 2022

Reverend Peter Michael StanleyWe are very sad to inform you that Revd Peter Michael Stanley passed away peacefully at home on 3rd June 2022.Family and friends are invited to a service to celebrate…

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Action for Children - June 2022

by Sarah Pothecary, 15th June 2022

Worship material for Action for Children Sunday is now available to download from our website: https://bit.ly/FaithFR along with the latest fundraising newsletter and bookmark template.Action for…

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Upcoming Events

Leadership in the Wesleyan Spirit - July 2022

6th July 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Leadership in the Wesleyan Spirit - a new short-course being led by The Revd Dr Adam Ployd, Vice Principal of Wesley House, throughout July 2022 (Wednesdays 4-5.30pm throughout July on zoom)This…

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Southern Retreat - July 2022

29th July 2022, 8:00 AM – 31st July 2022, 3:00 PM

Southern RetreatWychcroft Retreat Centre   29th-31st July 2022 Be Still and Know - Leader Rev Hilary FifeHilary is an Anglican priest who up to her recent retirement was working as a hospital…

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