There will be NO Public Worship ( Services)  at St Swithun's until the current lockdown owing to the Covid 19 pandemic is lifted. However, some worship observance may be carried out online using Zoom or other video meetings services.Contact Revd Fiona for information.          Materials for home worship use are found at the St Marks website via the link on the Home page at: 

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

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

Souper Lunches on
Tuesdays in the Carter Room.

Ladies Circle

Lent Groups

Mindfulness Course: This 8-week course led by Pat Mulholland is likely to be rescheduled for the Autumn term on Monday mornings , 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. During the current Covid-19 emergency, no House group meetings are taking place. 

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) 
Good News!                                                                                                                                                The 25th Purley is up and running with Virtual meetings taking place for all three Sections, Beavers, Cubs and Scouts every week since the end of April.
Our June Newsletter is attached - please have a good read!  Feel free to join in the National Fish and Chip Day challenge for tomorrow, Friday 5/6!
Barbara McKinnon.                    E mail: