Diocese of Portsmouth

Newport Minster, PO30 1SG

Newport Minster, Newport Minster, Saint John and Carisbrooke
St Thomas' Square, High Street Newport, PO30 1SG
Isle Of Wight

A parish church serving at the heart of Newport and the Isle of Wight, where anyone and everyone is welcome.

Safe from harm

The parish of Newport Minster, Saint John and Carisbrooke is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Portsmouth’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

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  • Holy Communion

    Come and join us on a Sunday morning at 11.00am for a service of Holy Communion.
    From Sunday 16th October 2022 until further notice this service will take place in the Parish Centre, Town Lane, while the church is being reordered internally.

    The service will also be live streamed on Facebook when possible. Due to the reordering our livestreamed service for the Parish will currently be the service for St John's - https://www.facebook.com/StJohnsChurchNewportIsleOfWight/

    We look forward to welcoming you either in person or online.

    Everyone and anyone is welcome.

    Every Sunday at 11 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Common worship, Communion, Prayers, Hall, Choirevent, Singingevent, Musicevent, Hymnsevent, Organ, Live_stream



  • Play Cafe with Pitter Patter

    Join us for free stay and play activities for children aged 5 and under and their carers. Activities, drink and snack provided.

    Every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. for 90 minutes

    Family friendly, Hall, Parentstoddlers, Baby_and_toddler_group


  • Singing for fun

    Join us to sing some of your favourite songs from over the decades.

    Every Wednesday at 7 p.m. for 60 minutes

    Hall, Singingevent




  • Children's Service

    Every 1st Saturday at None for 30 minutes

    Family friendly

Full name
Newport Minster
Bishop of Portsmouth
Approx 1175 but rebuilt 1857
Samuel Whitfield DAUKES 1811-1880
Isle Of Wight

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