St. Giles’ Church

Welcome to the web pages of

St Giles Church Shipbourne.

We are an active church in a small and beautiful rural parish.

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to find out more about the life of our church.  

During lockdown services were suspended, but we have now resumed  our normal pattern of services: further details are set out on the Services page

Both our churches are open for 

Individual private prayer and organ practice:
Shipbourne – daily except Mondays: 9am-3pm;
Plaxtol – daily: 9am-3pm.

Further information on services is set out on the News page and the Services page.
We are committed to making our church a safe place for all. Details of our safeguarding policies and the people with responsibilities for safeguarding matters are set out on our safeguarding page at:
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St Giles Shipbourne pages last updated: 4/10/2021

Shipbourne War MemorialShipbourne War Memorial

St. Giles' ChurchyardSt. Giles’ churchyard old memorial inscriptions

St. Giles' Church - Stained GlassSt. Giles’ stained glass

Kent Farmers MarketFarmers’ Market

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JUBILEE MEMORIES
OF ROYAL CONNECTIONS
WITH FAIRLAWNE AND SHIPBOURNE

By Sir Edward Cazalet

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These pictures show the state of our church

before our major restoration programme began in 2007.

You can read more about the work we have done,

and our plans for the future, on the restoration appeal page

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St Giles Shipbourne Restoration Appeal

St Giles Shipbourne Restoration Appeal

St Giles Shipbourne Restoration Appeal

St Giles Shipbourne Restoration Appeal

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