There will be NO Public Worship ( Services)  at St Swithun's until the current emergancy is resolved.

If you wish to pray in a church, St Mark's Woodcote, Church Road,
CR8 3QQ is open 9 am to 5pm for private prayer. 

The following events have been Cancelled until further notice

Eggstravaganza/Messy Church: Saturday 11th April  at St Swithun's  Church 

St Swithun's Community Cinema in the Carter Room on
Saturday afternoons.

Souper Lunches on
Tuesdays in the Carter Room.

Ladies Circle

Lent Groups


Here Am I-Photography Exhibition celebrating 25years of Women’s ordination in the Fairfield Halls.20th January to 17th April. Information sheet at the rear of church.

Mindfulness Course: This 8-week course led by Pat Mulholland will take place on Thursday mornings after Easter, starting with a free taster. The course cost will be £40. Enquiries via Paul Sandford Tel 020 8668 1729

PURLEY FOOD HUB Just over 2,500 meals were provided by Purley Food Hub   to people in crisis in January in a busy start to 2019. In the month that marked the Food Hub’s 6th birthday, it took the overall total of meals provided so far to past 135,000.  February list at back of church – please put donations in the box provided.

HOUSE GROUPS – please see flyers and notice at back of the church for various groups sessions held by St. Mark’s and St. Swithun’s. These meetings help to create a sense of identity and belonging within our church.

USED STAMPS – please donate into the box at back of Church in support of LEPRA – treating leprosy,fighting prejudice and promoting health education.  88p in every £1 goes to support projects; 12p helpsto bring in the next £1



News from your Scout Group - 25th Purley (St. Mark’s) 

Beaver and Cub places available – visit our web site - “Join Us”
We have a few places available in January as our young people move on to the next Section. 
If you know a young person keen to become a Beaver or Cub, to make friends, have fun AND go on our amazing camps, please refer their parents to the “Join Us” button on our web site to find out more. 
Barbara McKinnon.                    E mail: