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Shanklin Isle of Wight St. Blasius Old Parish Church
Welcome to St Blasius
A friendly, welcoming church in an 860 year old building in a delightful setting.  Our services are traditional with an emphasis upon uplifting hymns led by our excellent organist and choir.  A service of Matins takes place once a month. There is access for wheelchairs.

Opening Times

During British Summer Time the church is open from 10.00am until 4.00pm. During the winter months the Church is open for Sunday Services.  It may be possible for it to be opened at other times by appointment.  Please telephone the Church Warden 01983 868436
St.   Blasius   Church   is   part   of   the   Isle   of   Wight Deanery    of    the    Diocese    of    Portsmouth    and    is one   of   the   churches   on   the   Isle   of   Wight   and   was only   established   in   1853.   The   church   itself   was built   during   the   reign   of   King   Stephen,   so   is   over 850   years   old,   but   for   much   of   its   history   was   the family chapel for Shanklin Manor. As   Shanklin   began   to   grow   in   Victorian   times   the Lord   of   the   manor   gave   the   church   to   the   town as   the   parish   church   for   the   Old   Village   and   the new   development   to   the   north.   As   the   town   grew and   spread   towards   Sandown   in   the   north,   two new   parishes   were   formed,   St.   Paul’s   near   the station   and   St.   Saviour’s   on   the   cliff.   Being   on   the southern   extreme   of   the   town,   St.   Blasius   church has remained in many ways a country church. Information   on   the   history   of   St   Blasius   can   be found here.

Services

Everyone is very welcome at our Services. The heart of our worshipping life is the celebration of the Eucharist or Holy Communion at 10:15 am on Sundays. Once a month, usually the third Sunday, Matins from the Book of Common Prayer takes place at 10.15 am instead of Parish Communion. Information on services for the month can be found here.

This months services

Upcoming Events

Weddings

With its picturesque surroundings, St Blasius makes the ideal setting for your wedding.

Baptisms

We extend a warm welcome to parents who wish to have their child Baptised at St Blasius.

St. Blasius C of E Primary Academy

Friendship, Wisdom & Endurance
Shanklin   Church   of   England   Primary   School   was founded    in    1872    as    the    result    of    a    Christian desire   to   provide   for   the   children   of   the   town, and    welcomes    children    from    families    of    all faiths, and none. Our    aim    is    for    all    our    children    to    develop healthily   in   body,   mind   &   spirit,   and   aspire   to become   Champion   Learners   in   an   environment where love is the motivating force. For further details please visit St. Blasius C of E Primary Academy  
"Enjoy and achieve in the presence of God"
Researching your family history? Information       about       the       church graveyard     and     memorials     inside church can be found here
St. Blasius Duty Rotas for the month can be found here
Details of our Data Privacy Notice can be found here
Community Duty Rotas Notice Privacy
Click here to download the latest Parish Magazine
St. Blasius Timeline can be viewed here
Timeline St. Blasius

St. Blasius Church

is part of the Isle of Wight

Deanery of the Diocese of Portsmouth

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Nine

Lessons

and Carols

featuring the

Choir of St Blasius

Leaders: Rev Tony Richards and Rev Jonathan Hall

December 16th 4:00pm

First pictures from this years Crib Festivalheld at St Blasius30th November - 2nd December
Welcome to St Blasius
A friendly, welcoming church in an 860 year old building in a delightful setting.  Our services are traditional with an emphasis upon uplifting hymns led by our excellent organist and choir.  A service of Matins takes place once a month. There is access for wheelchairs.

Opening Times

During British Summer Time the church is open from 10.00am until 4.00pm. During the winter months the Church is open for Sunday Services.  It may be possible for it to be opened at other times by appointment.  Please telephone the Church Warden 01983 868436
St.    Blasius    Church    is    part    of    the    Isle    of    Wight    Deanery    of    the    Diocese    of Portsmouth    and    is    one    of    the    churches    on    the    Isle    of    Wight    and    was    only established   in   1853.   The   church   itself   was   built   during   the   reign   of   King   Stephen, so   is   over   850   years   old,   but   for   much   of   its   history   was   the   family   chapel   for Shanklin Manor. As   Shanklin   began   to   grow   in   Victorian   times   the   Lord   of   the   manor   gave   the church    to    the    town    as    the    parish    church    for    the    Old    Village    and    the    new development   to   the   north.   As   the   town   grew   and   spread   towards   Sandown   in   the north,   two   new   parishes   were   formed,   St.   Paul’s   near   the   station   and   St.   Saviour’s on   the   cliff.   Being   on   the   southern   extreme   of   the   town,   St.   Blasius   church   has remained in many ways a country church. Information on the history of St Blasius can be found here.

Services

Everyone is very welcome at our Services. The heart of our worshipping life is the celebration of the Eucharist or Holy Communion at 10:15 am on Sundays. Once a month, usually the third Sunday, Matins from the Book of Common Prayer takes place at 10.15 am instead of Parish Communion. Information on services for the month can be found here.

This months services

Upcoming Events

Weddings

With its picturesque surroundings St Blasius makes the ideal setting for your wedding.

Baptisms

We extend a warm welcome to parents who wish to have their child Baptised at St. Blasius.

St. Blasius C of E Primary Academy

Friendship, Wisdom & Endurance
Shanklin Church of England Primary School was founded in 1872 as the result of a Christian desire to provide for the children of the town, and welcomes children from families of all faiths, and none. Our aim is for all our children to develop healthily in body, mind & spirit, and aspire to become Champion Learners in an environment where love is the motivating force. For further details please visit St. Blasius C of E Primary Academy
"Enjoy and achieve in the presence of God"
Researching your family history? Information about the church graveyard and memorials inside church can be found here
Click here to download the St. Blasius monthly magazine
St. Blasius Timeline can be viewed here
Duty Rotas for for the month can be found here
Details of our Data Privacy Notice can be found here
Community Magazine Timeline St. Blasius Duty Rotas Notice Privacy

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HOME ABOUT US SERVICES EVENTS HISTORY COMMUNITY PRIVACY NOTICE CONTACT ABOUT ABOUT CONTACT CONTACT EVENTS EVENTS
NOTICES FOR THE WEEK NOTICES FOR THE WEEK St BLASIUS CALENDAR St BLASIUS CALENDAR

St. Blasius Church is part of the Isle of Wight

Deanery of the Diocese of Portsmouth

First pictures from this years Crib Festivalheld at St Blasius30th November - 2nd December

Nine

Lessons

and Carols

featuring the

Choir of St Blasius

Leaders: Rev Tony Richards and Rev Jonathan Hall

December 16th 4:00pm

Welcome to St Blasius
A friendly, welcoming church in an 860 year old building in a delightful setting.  Our services are traditional with an emphasis upon uplifting hymns led by our excellent organist and choir.  A service of Matins takes place once a month. There is access for wheelchairs.

Opening Times

During British Summer Time the church is open from 10.00am until 4.00pm. During the winter months the Church is open for Sunday Services.  It may be possible for it to be opened at other times by appointment.  Please telephone the Church Warden 01983 868436

St. Blasius Church is part of the Isle of Wight

Deanery of the Diocese of Portsmouth

St.   Blasius   Church   is   part   of   the   Isle   of   Wight   Deanery   of the   Diocese   of   Portsmouth   and   is   one   of   the   churches   on the   Isle   of   Wight   and   was   only   established   in   1853.   The church   itself   was   built   during   the   reign   of   King   Stephen, so   is   over   850   years   old,   but   for   much   of   its   history   was the family chapel for Shanklin Manor. As   Shanklin   began   to   grow   in   Victorian   times   the   Lord   of the   manor   gave   the   church   to   the   town   as   the   parish church   for   the   Old   Village   and   the   new   development   to the     north.     As     the     town     grew     and     spread     towards Sandown   in   the   north,   two   new   parishes   were   formed,   St. Paul’s   near   the   station   and   St.   Saviour’s   on   the   cliff.   Being on   the   southern   extreme   of   the   town,   St.   Blasius   church   has   remained   in   many   ways   a   country church. Information on the history of St Blasius can be found here.

Services

Everyone is very welcome at our Services. The heart of our worshipping life is the celebration of the Eucharist or Holy Communion at 10:15 am on Sundays. Once a month, usually the third Sunday, Matins from the Book of Common Prayer takes place at 10.15 am instead of Parish Communion. Information on services for the month can be found here.

This months services

Upcoming Events

St. Blasius C of E Primary Academy

Friendship, Wisdom & Endurance
Shanklin Church of England Primary School was founded in 1872 as the result of a Christian desire to provide for the children of the town, and welcomes children from families of all faiths, and none. Our aim is for all our children to develop healthily in body, mind & spirit, and aspire to become Champion Learners in an environment where love is the motivating force. For further details please visit St. Blasius C of E Primary Academy
"Enjoy and achieve in the presence of God"
Researching your family history? Information about the church graveyard and memorials inside church can be found here
Click here to download the St. Blasius monthly magazine
St. Blasius Timeline can be viewed here
Duty Rotas for for the month can be found here
Details of our Data Privacy Notice can be found here
Community Timeline St. Blasius Duty Rotas Notice Privacy

Weddings

With its picturesque surroundings, St Blasius makes the ideal setting for your wedding.

Baptisms

We extend a warm welcome to parents who wish to have their child Baptised at St Blasius.
Magazine ABOUT ABOUT CONTACT CONTACT EVENTS EVENTS NOTICES FOR THE WEEK NOTICES FOR THE WEEK St BLASIUS CALENDAR St BLASIUS CALENDAR

Nine

Lessons

and Carols

featuring the

Choir of St Blasius

Leaders: Rev Tony Richards and Rev Jonathan Hall

December 16th 4:00pm

First pictures from this years Crib Festivalheld at St Blasius30th November - 2nd December
Shanklin Isle of Wight St. Blasius Old Parish Church
Shanklin Isle of Wight St. Blasius Old Parish Church