Diocese of Portsmouth

St Mary's, PO1 5PH

St Mary's, Portsea: St Mary
Fratton Road, Portsea, PO1 5PH


St Mary's Church, Fratton Road, Portsmouth PO1 5PA. Tel: 023 9281 4444.  
Free parking in church grounds. Rail: Fratton station (0.6 miles). Bus 14, 18, 21 (3, 7, 23 stop nearby).
Wheelchair access to church. 

St Mary's Church has a choir of adults and children.  Contact dom@portseaparish.co.uk to enquire about joining the choir.
The choir plays a large part in the life of the Church and over the years many children have experienced the joys of making music in such inspiring surroundings. The St. Mary’s Music Foundation is able to offer children and young people a full musical training absolutely free.

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  • Holy Communion

    08:00 Holy Communion Said Eucharist service using traditional language (St Mary's Church)

    Every Sunday at 8 a.m. for 30 minutes

    Common prayer

  • Sung Mass

    10:00 Sung Mass Eucharist Service with music lead by the church choir and hymns. There are activities for children and coffee is served afterwards. (St Mary's Church).

    With the choir of St Mary's. Incense on special feast days.

    Every Sunday at 10 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Family friendly, Coffee, Sunday school




  • Mass and Charity Lunch

    A chance to enjoy a light lunch following a said Mass. The money raised will be used to support a charity. The lunch usually consists of soup (with a vegetarian option), a bread and cheese main followed by a pudding. The cost is £2.50 and includes free entry into a raffle.

    Every 1st Wednesday at noon for 120 minutes

  • Said Mass

    Followed by charity lunch on 1st Wednesday of the month.

    Every Wednesday at noon for 30 minutes

    Common worship

  • Choir Rehearsal

    Choir Rehearsal at St Mary's every week in term time. All are welcome. 18:00 - 19:30 Junior Choristers. 18:00 - 20:00 Senior Choristers. 19:00 - 20:30 Adults. If you are interested in joining St Mary's Choir we are always looking for new child and adult choristers. Primary school children and under 18s should come along at 6pm. Adults should turn up at the church at 7pm. Alternatively email dom@portseaparish.co.uk to discuss before hand, or ask to talk to Brian Moles, Director of Music after Mass at 10am on Sunday.

    Every Wednesday at 6 p.m. for 60 minutes