St Mary the Less
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St Mary the Less

Notices in brief...

For all the notices and more information, please see our Notices page

Christian Aid Week 13-19 May (Littleton)

Volunteers needed - Please see our Notices  page for further information

The return of Cantores Episcopi - songs for a Summer Afternoon

Saturday 9th June, 3pm, St Catherine's Church Room, Littleton

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Auction of Promises

Saturday 28th April at 7.30pm in Wherwell Village Hall

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A Spring Programme of Meditations at Wherwell Church

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Save the date - Saturday 30th June 12.30-3.30pm

Chilbolton Church Fete and Village BBQ

Sparsholt 100 Club 

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Parish Magazine Deadline

Copy for June/July edition of the Benefice Parish Magazine should be submitted by 12.00 noon - 7 May

St Mary the Less Chilbolton

Village Street, Chilbolton, Hampshire, SO20 6BQ

Link St Mary the Less on the Chilbolton and Wherwell website

The church is a prominent building within the village of Chilbolton and is well supported by the community. The name St Mary-the-Less is somewhat of a mystery and it is not really known to which St Mary the church is dedicated. The church was built in the 12th century and extensive alterations have been made over the years.

Chilbolton


Chilbolton Altar view Harvest Festival

Chilbolton East View

Chilbolton Millennium Sculpture

Chilbolton The Font

Church Organ

Church South Side

Church banner

Church south side

East Window

East window

Lectern and Priest hole

Lytch Gate

Millennium sculpture

The Altar

The Bell Tower west side

The Clock Tower

The Font

View to West window

West window

multi-purpose area