Welcome to the website for the parishes of Brighstone, Brook with Mottistone, Shorwell with Kingston.

Here you can find out about the services, events and groups associated with the churches, as well as information about the church buildings, and how we might be able to support you.We look forward to welcoming you.

  • The Five Churches Annual Parochial Church Reports can be read APCM Report 2017 here.
  • Recent sermons can be found here.
  • Join us for daily prayer here.
  • For this week’s copy of The Link, click here.
  • To view each of our churches individual newsletters, click here.
  • To request a visit, please click here.
  • To request a prayer, please click here.
  • Details of the five churches fundraising commitments, including Ride and Stride can be found by clicking here.



Latest News and Events

  • Shorwell Garden Safari Saturday 22nd July 2.30-5pm - Shorwell Garden Safari with afternoon tea at the Methodist Church 2.30-5pm, Tickets £3.50, Under 5’s free from Shorwell Post Office or  Charlie & Shelia, Coopersmead, Russell Road. All proceeds go to St Peter’s Church Fabric Fund for a kitchen & facilities. 
  • Benefice Pet Service - Please join us for our Joint Benefice Pet Service In the Church Yard of St Peter’s Church, Shorwell On Sunday 30th July at 11.00am Bring your pet and a chair or blanket If you don’t have a pet come and enjoy other people’s pets and give praise to God for …
  • Flower Festival St Peter’s Church, Shorwell Friday 25th – Monday 28th August, 10am – 6pm - Flower Festival St Peter’s Church, Shorwell Friday 25th – Monday 28th August       10am – 6pm Theme “PEACE” Tea/Coffee/Biscuits served 10am – 5pm Bring and Buy Stall. A Steward rota will be placed on the Notice Board in the South Porch in August, volunteers will be most welcome. …
  • The Positively Refreshing Coffee Morning – beginning June 27th 10.30 – 12 noon - With so much negativity in the world, come to a coffee morning with a difference! A chance to share in happy things, however small they might seem. ☺ The last Thursday of every month beginning  June 27th 10.30am – 12 noon At the Exchange, New Road, Brighstone. Further information from …
  • Brighstone Icon dedication – 11th June 2017 - The Archdeacon will be took a service of Holy Communion at 11:00,  and dedicated the icon so generously donated by the family of the late Rev’d. Derick Stevenson. This is an icon painted by Derick, who was Diocesan Iconographer, and is of the Baptism of Jesus. It will hang adjacent …
  • Morning Holy Communion Shorwell from June 2017 - We welcome the start of an 11am Holy Communion at St Peter’s Shorwell on the first Sunday of the month.
  • Young People’s Big Breakfast – The Exchange 10:45am - A regular event for the young people on the second and fourth Sunday of every month 10:45am at the Exchange, Brighstone.
  • Concert at St Mary’s Brighstone – Saturday 17th June 7:30pm - A BIG THANK YOU to all who came and enjoyed the excellent entertainment on Saturday 17th June, by The Island Concert Band. The contributions towards the Church Roof Fund totalled £285.
  • The Exchange – Grand Re-opening - Thank you to all those involved in the The Exchange refurbishment and re-opening ceremony. 28th April, and to Council Leader Dave Stewart and Local Councillor Bob Seely for attending. The space has been totally transformed! If you would like to use The Exchange, please book through Barbara for a donation …
  • DAILY PRAYER GUIDE – Portsmouth Diocese - You will find the ‘Daily Prayer Guide’ in the News and Events section of this new website. The new web link, which you may want to bookmark is: www.portsmouth.anglican.org/news-and-events/prayer-diary/. March’s Prayer Diary is available to download from that page.