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. The Order of Service is available here: https://newportminster.org/services/

    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

  • Online Bible Fellowship

    A monthly zoom meeting looking at the readings for that Sunday.
    To find out more email admin@stjohnsnewport.org

    Every 2nd Sunday at 6:30 p.m. for 60 minutes

    Prayers, Biblestudy


  • Chatterbox

    Chatterbox is a friendly carer and toddler group run in St John's Church Hall on Mondays during school term time. There are plenty of toys to play with and refreshments for all ages. At the end of each term we have a short informal service in the church. Chatterbox is run by St John's Church and there is no charge.

    Every Monday at 9:30 a.m. for 90 minutes

    Term time only

    Family friendly, Coffee, Hall, Communityevent, Parentstoddlers, Refreshments_served





  • Warm Hubs

    The Churches in the Parish of Newport and Carisbrooke are opening their halls as warm hubs for anyone who needs to keep warm this winter on the following days. They are free to attend and refreshments will be available.
    Monday - St Mary's hall, Carisbrooke, from Nov 2nd
    Wednesday - St Mary's hall, Carisbrooke, Parson's Pantry
    Friday - The Parish Centre, Town Lane

    Every Friday at 10 a.m. for 150 minutes

    Coffee, Hall, Communityevent, Refreshments_served


  • 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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