A Church of England Parish, affliated to Forward in Faith and the Society, under the Sacramental and Pastoral Care of the Bishop of Richborough.
St Mary's has a Parish Safeguarding Policy (available in church) and has appointed a Safeguarding Officer to assist the Parish Priest in all safeguarding matters. Our Parish Safeguarding Officer can be contacted on (01933) 275122. The Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser can be contacted on (01733) 887040.
We enjoyed having Father Edmund Wheat, former Director of the Society of the Sacred Mission, as guest preacher at our May Devotion when we gave due honour to the lowly Virgin of Nazareth who became the Mother of God.