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.

Latest News

Eco District

by Sarah Pothecary, 11th November 2019

We are committed to being an Eco-District! Please see certificate attached and do contact Revd Gareth Hill if you would like advise on becoming an Eco-circuit

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The quest to find a fulfilling role when fulltime work ends can raise the question ‘but what do I have to offer?

by Tizz Tizzard, 11th November 2019


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Step by Step

by Sarah Pothecary, 7th November 2019

Step by Step are a charity based mainly based in Hampshire for a Supported Lodgings service that helps young people, aged 16-21, into independent living by offering lodgings in a fully assessed,…

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Upcoming Events

Film Night – “Imprisoning a Generation”

18th November 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Film Night – “Imprisoning a Generation”Monday 18th November 2019 7.30pmAt Sarum College, Salisbury, with sale of Palestinian goods shortly beforehand. Everyone is invited to a showing of…

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Fresh Ways Hub

27th November 2019, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

The Fresh Ways Hub meets three times per year to gather together Christian pioneers from the Southern and Islands region of the Methodist Church. The Hub gatherings are ecumenical and offer a space…

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Ministers Conference 2020

4th February 2020, 9:00 AM – 5th February 2020, 4:00 PM

4-5th FEBRUARY 2020at the Best Western Hotel Royale, Bournemouth CHANGING CHURCH, CHANGING MINISTRYLed by Doug Swanney, Connexional Secretary andRev’d Andrew Wood, Head of…

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