The Parish of St Michael and All Angels, Withyham

and All Saints, Blackham

East Sussex

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picture of Withyham Church

picture of Withyham Church


Forthcoming Events


On Wed. 31st October the Choir will be singing Evensong in Chichester Cathedral.

A coach has been booked and friends and supporters will be welcome to join us. Tickets for the coach are £18.50 each. The coach will depart Waitrose Crowborough at 10.45am and Dorset Arms Withyham at 11.00am.

There is a list on the table at the back of the church with further details, or you may phone Tom Wild on 01892 653957.

Sunday 4th November Breakfast Church at Withyham Rectory from 9-10am

At 9am we have bacon rolls, tea & coffee, chocolate croissant, mini cereal & Sunday newspapers, Duplo to play with and a craft or activity for anyone who feels like it.

At 9.30am we have a Half Hour service which includes a well known hymn, a Bible story and prayer time as well as a lively action song.

Itís an opportunity for anyone of any age to join in relaxed informal Christian worship.

Sunday 4th November 6.30pm: All Souls Service.

An opportunity to remember loved ones who have died.

Please write their names on the sheet at the back of Withyham Church, and they will be read out during the service.

Sunday 11th November Remembrance Sunday / Armistice Day

Marking the Centenary of the end of the First World War

10.55am: Service of Remembrance, Withyham Church

12.30pm: Act of Remembrance, Blackham Church Lych Gate

Christmas services

Sunday 9th Dec: 11.00am: Nativity / Christingle, Withyham

Sunday 16th Dec. 11.00am: Sung Eucharist, Withyham, led by the Bishop of Chichester, Martin Warner

Sunday 16th Dec. 6.30pm: Carol Service, Withyham, followed by drinks at the Rectory

Sunday 23rd Dec. 6.30pm: Carol Service, Blackham

Monday 24th Dec. Christmas Eve 4.00pm: Crib Service, Withyham

Monday 24th Dec. Christmas Eve 11.00pm: Midnight Communion, Withyham

Tuesday 25th Dec. Christmas Day 11.00am: All Age Service, Withyham followed by short Communion

Parish Registers


On 30th September, the christening took place at St. Michaelís Church, Withyham of Sienna Elizabeth ASHDOWN, daughter of Harriet and Junior.


On 25th August, the wedding took place at St. Michaelís Church, Withyham of Christopher Lukasz ELSDON & Harriet Jane Corrine WORTLEY.

On 1st September, the wedding took place at St. Michaelís Church, Withyham of Daniel Thomas Oliver CAREY & Jade Bryony WOOLLETT.

On 8th September, the wedding took place at St. Michaelís Church, Withyham of Edward William Francis AVENS & Emily Jane ROUND