Services in the Beacon Parish



Sunday 28th November
First Sunday in Advent
10:00am - St Margaret's, Ditchling

Sunday 5th December

Second Sunday in Advent, Holy Communion

10:00am - St Margaret's, Ditching

Sunday 12th December

Third Sunday in Advent, Holy Communion

10:00am - St Margaret's, Ditchling

Carols by Candlelight

4:00pm - Streat Church

Wednesday 15th December

St Margaret’s School Carol Service

6:00pm - St Margaret's, Ditchling

Friday 17th December

St Margaret’s School end of term service

2:00pm - St Margaret's, Ditchling

Saturday 18th December

Carols by Candlelight

4:00pm - St Martin's, Westmeston

Sunday 19th December

Fourth Sunday in Advent, Holy Communion

10:00am - St Martin's, Westmeston

Carols by Candlelight

6:00pm - St Margaret's, Ditchling

Friday 24th December

Christmas Eve Crib Service

4:00pm - St Margaret's, Ditchling

Saturday 25th December

Christmas Celebration with Holy Communion

10:00am - Streat Church

10:00am - St Martin's, Westmeston

11:00am - St Margaret's, Ditchling

Sunday 26th December

First Sunday after Christmas, Holy Communion

10:00am - St Margaret's, Ditchling


Recordings of Past Services can be found on here.

Our churches in the Beacon Parish will be open for individual prayer. If entering a church, we ask that you hand sanitise on arrival and departure, wear your mask, social distance and sign in using the NHS Test & Trace App or sign the form as you enter.

Good Morning Friday (GMF)
Every Friday at 9.00am GMF takes place as a virtual meeting on the video conferencing platform, Zoom. If you would like to participate please email Keith Hine on  

Sunday Services

Details of our services will be sent out on a weekly basis via the eBeacon and the website.

When visiting the churches, please follow Government guidelines:

HAND - use the hand sanitizer on arrival and departure

FACE - wear your mask

SPACE - observe social distancing

On arrival, sign in with your phone on the NHS Test and Trace App or on the form inside the door. Please avoid touching as much as possible and only visit if you are feeling 100 percent well.