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 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

  • Five Churches Queen’s Celebratory Service – St Mary’s Brighstone, Sunday 12th June 4pm - Come and join us on for a celebratory service for the Queen’s 90th birthday. This is a special service involving members of the community to which everyone in all our communities is invited. It will be held in St. Mary’s Church Brighstone beginning at 4pm. Be a part of this …
  • Medina Marching Band – St Mary’s Church Brighstone, Sunday 19th June 6.30pm - Tickets £5 on the door to include interval refreshments. Early seating is recommended, proceeds will go to the “Raise the Roof  Fund”.  
  • LOGOS -  7.30pm 29th May at St Mary’s Brighstone  Freedom in Christ – Galatians – It was for freedom that Christ has set us free. Come and join us for a service of celebration and teaching as we explore what that freedom means.
  • St Peter’s Church – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Book now to avoid disappointment! - A Church Production by arrangement with the Really Useful Group, in association with The Wight Strollers. Witness the dazzling tale of many colours, brought to life here on our very own Isle of Wight this July! St Peter’s Church, Shorwell, have teamed up with The Wight Strollers, renowned for their …
  • BIG Worship – Brighstone - The BIG Worship will only happen on the 2nd and 4th (or 5th if it occurs) Sunday of the month from now on.
  • APCM REPORT 2016 - The APCM was held on Thursday 14th April 2016 in Brighstone, click here to read the report about our Benefice.
  • Arrangements During the Interregnum - During the interregnum the legal responsibility for worship, occasional offices, pastoral care, mission and so on falls to the churchwardens and Area Dean, rather than other licensed clergy or readers. The JPCC has agreed Nick Dorley-Brown will liaise with the diocese over the Rectory and work with Barbara to convene …
  • Winter in a Box - For the past four years AgeUKIW have been running an Extreme Weather Support Service across the Island. If you are struggling to stay warm, having difficulty paying your heating bills or know of someone else who is in this situation we have a stock of items including Halogen heaters, electric …