Freedom of the City of London

On Monday 9th January 2023,  The Right Reverend Damien Mead, Rector of St Augustine’s Church, Painters Forstal, Nr Faversham, Kent, was honoured to receive the privilege of the Freedom of the City of London at the Court of the Chamberlain in the Guild Hall. The...

International Award

The Parish offers its congratulations to Bishop Damien Mead and, St Augustine’s parish Secretary, Mr Roy Hipkiss, who have been recognised with the Award of the Cross of Merit from the Internationale Pestalozzi Gesellschaft (International Pestalozzi Society) in...

New EV Charging Points Installed

We now have two green parking bays and an EV Charging point for two vehicles.    These charging points are accessible, via a Smart Phone App named ProjectEVPro, to allow the general public, to book sessions to recharge their electric cars.   This will hopefully...

Celebrating the Platinum Jubilee – Sunday 5th June 2022

            On the Feast of Pentecost (Whitsunday) 5th June 2022 we commemorated the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen by blessing a new hassock for the kneeler before the altar in the Lady Chapel. Fr Raymond Thompson blessed the...

Patronal Festival – Sunday 22nd May 2022 at 11am

The Parish is anticipating the Feast of St Augustine of Canterbury, which falls on Ascension Day this year, by transferring its celebration to the Sunday before the Feast. On Sunday 22nd May 2022 we will celebrate our Patron Saints special day at the 11am Parish...