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

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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.

  • Recent sermons can be found here.
  • Join us for daily prayer here.
  • For this week’s copy of The Link, 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.

We look forward to welcoming you.


Latest News and Events

  • Joint singing and musicians practice - Everyone who enjoys singing or playing an instrument, please join the Music Group and Augmented Choir for an evening of singing with Sarah and Beth, on Friday 12th September at 7:00pm in St Mary’s, Brighstone. This will be followed by a social time in The Three Bishops.
  • Calling all Cake Bakers! BESTIVAL – 4th -7th September 2014 - The Solace Tent will once again be appearing at the Bestival at Robin Hill – and this year is our 10th year! Hosted by Christians from a number of Island churches, Solace is a completely free chill-out tent located within the festival. It provides a chance for people to take …
  • Emergency relief appeal - The diocese of Jerusalem and the Middle East have made an emergency appeal for support for the hospital they run in East Jerusalem, which has suffered damage during recent rocket attacks, and an increase in complex injuries resulting from the on-going conflict. The churchwardens, treasurers and minister of the benefice …
  • New local writing group soon to be launched! - Come on all you “budding” story-tellers, poets, playwrights and journalists….any age, any level of experience, any genre….only a keen interest needed. WE NEED YOU to take us all on a journey of inspiration and imagination! This group will be held in Brighstone; anyone across the five parishes is welcome!  For …
  • Carols for Christmas - If you would like to join others to sing some new carols, with a view to singing in our local churches as part of a Carol Service when invited by the resident priest, do please come and join us! We will meet at St Mary’s Church, Brighstone, at 11.00 am …
  • Ride and Stride 2014 - Ride and Stride takes place on Saturday 13th September. A list of all the IW Churches which are taking part, can be downloaded by clicking Isle of Wight Churches Registered for Ride and Stride 2014.  If you are able to participate and would like to know who else is taking …
  • AgeUK at The Exchange - Judith Stratton will again be at The Exchange between 9 and 12 noon this Wednesday – do pop in with any concerns or queries, or just for a chat!
  • Chale’s 900th Anniversary Programme of Events - By clicking on this link, St Andrew’s 900th Anniversary Year Programme of Events, you can find out what is happening throughout this special year for St Andrew’s.  Do come and support these events, there is something for everyone.