Welcome to our Church
Welcome to Whitstable United Reformed Church and thank you very much for visiting our website.  We are a friendly, community-based church which relates the Christian faith to the world today. 
On our site you'll find details of Sunday services, activities for children and in the Church Hall, and details of special events. 
Please read on, and please contact us if you'd like to find out more.

Church activities

Tuesday coffee morning - 9.30am - 11.30am, with sale of greetings cards and Bric-a-brac items.  Join us for a drink & chat.

Monthly community lunch - 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month - please contact Rita on (01227) 263959 to pre-book (numbers limited).

Monthly prayer meeting and lunch - usually 2nd Tuesday of the month - please contact Rita (see above) to pre-book lunch (numbers limited).

Fridays (term time) Fun Group 9.30am-11.30am for children under 3.  Please pre-book.  Find out more.

Monthly housegroups meet in church members' homes to discuss issues of faith, life and social concern.  Please contact us to find out more.

Other activities in the Church Hall

Did you know there are lots of regular activities taking place in the Church Hall?
  • Tai Chi classes on Tuesdays (9.30am-10.30am & 10.30am-11.30am) and Thursday (9.30am-10.30am) (term time)
  • Men's yoga group meet on Wednesday evenings, 7.15pm
  • Whitstable WI meets on 3rd Wednesday of every month 10am-12pm. If interested please ring (01227) 263179
  • Whitstable Horticultural Society meets on 2nd Tuesday of the month
  • Blood donor sessions by the National Blood Transfusion Service - next dates are 20th & 27th November, 4th & 11th December 2014.  Please visit their website for details
  • Phoenix Performing Arts
Full details of many activities, plus latest updates, can be found on the notice boards outside Church.


Latest news

(updated 22nd August 2015)

** Please also scroll down the page for very latest news from our Twitter feed **

Minister - We are very pleased to welcome Revd. Martin Belgrove as our new Minister, following his ordination and induction on Saturday 25th July.  Please read more here including a message from the Minister.

Friday Club - Friday Club is a group for children, meeting after school club every Friday in term time. From 3.30—4.30pm the group explores the bible in a fun way with craft activities, games, quizzes and a snack!  The group is run by Geoff Court, Family & Youth Worker, Canterbury & Coastal Methodist Church.  Please contact us for more information.

Worship dates - dates of forthcoming services are on the calendar page.

Model Railway Exhibition - the annual exhibition of the East Kent Model Railway Society will take place at the Church & Hall on Saturday 22nd August.

Ride and Stride - this is a kent-wide fundraising event on Saturday September 12th for walkers or cyclists.  We're looking for sponsors or people to help out at the Church on the day.  Please contact us if you can help.  You can find out more about Ride and Stride from the Friends of Kent Churches.

Search Church - this is the name of our resources book-case in the Church.  Please have a look at the books available to loan.

Twitter - If you use Twitter, please could you follow our Twitter feed? We now have over 150 followers and it's becoming a good way to communicate Church activities.  Thank you!