Stour Downs

Smeeth Mersham Brabourne Monks Horton Stowting Sellindge

  • c/o Cirrus, Canterbury Road
  • Brabourne Lees

We are a group of six rural churches situated on either side of the A20 between Ashford and Hythe   

There is also a Morning Prayer in Mersham on Monday mornings at 8.30am

Services this Month



First Sunday of the Month

09:30:00 Family  Communion           Smeeth

09:30:00 Morning Praise Mersham

10:00:00 Family Service          Brabourne

11:00:00 Celebration Praise Sellindge


Second  Sunday of the Month

09:30:00 Family Communion Mersham P Miller

09.00.00 SSS Smeeth

11:00:00 Holy Communion  Brabourne P Miller

18.00:00 Holy Communion  Monks Horton P Miller


Third   Sunday of the Month

09.30.00 Family Communion      Smeeth

09.30.00 Morning Praise Mersham

10.00.00 Family Service  Stowting

11.00.00 Holy Communion             Sellindge P Miller

18.00.00 Evensong  Brabourne


Fourth  Sunday of the Month

08:00:00 Holy  Communion           Stowting P Miller

09:30:00 Morning Praise Smeeth

09:30:00 Family Communion Mersham  C.Pinchbeck

11:00:00 Party Praise Sellindge

11:00:00 Holy Communion             Brabourne C.Pinchbeck

18:00:00 Evensong  Monks Horton


Benefice Service at Smeeth

We are pleased to announce that the Reverend Christopher  Denyer, presently Assistant Curate of Bethersden, Woodchurch and High Halden in the Canterbury  Diocese has been appointed Priest -in-Charge of the Stour Downs parish also in the Canterbury Diocese,  subject to the appropriate checks.


The licensing service will take place on 20th September 2018 at 7 pm at Mersham