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Welcome to St Antony's

We welcome you to the Church of St Antony’s, Wentworth Way. We celebrated our 60 Anniversary in September 2017. The church has been newly refurbished following storm damage in 2013 and we welcome new members, new ideas and new friends. We are small church which would like to grow - do join us!

Services are currently held on the fourth Sunday each month and on other Sundays worship is shared with St Edmund’s Church, Riddlesdown. T4U meets twice a month; on the third Monday we hold communion where worship is shared and followed by tea and cakes.

Most recently the worshipping community focussed on ‘faith‘ and ways to share our faith through ‘Faith Pictures’. This gave us the opportunity to join together with St Edmund’s Church and share our views of what faith means.

Links with the local community particularly matter to us and currently the church is regularly used by local community groups including a Dance studio, Karate, and a daily Pre-School. We would like to extend our links further with the community and should you be interested in using the Church Hall then please get in touch with the Parish Office.

Upcoming at St Antony

St Antony's AGM

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Sunday 11 March 2018 at 11.15 am

Maundy Thursday Service

St Antony's
Thursday 29 March 2018 at 7.30 pm

Good Friday Activities

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Friday 30 March 2018 at 2.30 pm

Discover St Antony's

Worship times

News around the Parish





Get Involved


Regular pattern of Worship

First Monday

2.30pm T4U

Third Monday

2.00pm Holy Communion and T4U

Fourth Sunday

10.00 am Holy Communion

Special Services and Information

Variation from normal pattern of services in St Edmund's and St Antony's, March to May 2018

Sunday 11 Mar

10 am Mothering Sunday Service at St Antony's, followed by St Antony's AGM

Wednesday 28 March

7 pm Compline at St Edmund's

Thursday 29 March

7.30 pm Holy Communion at St Antony's

Friday 30 March

10 am Good Friday Service at St Edmund's

2.30  - 5 pm Good Friday activities at St Antony's

Sunday 1 April

8 am and 10 am Holy Communion at St Edmund's

Sunday 22 April

10 am Holy Communion at All Saints followed by the APCM

Sunday 29 April

8 am Holy Communion at St Edmund's

10 am Holy Communion at St Antony's

Sunday 13 May

10 am Holy Communion at St Antony's

St Antony's and St Edmund's Notices

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Parish Events

Women's World Day of Prayer

All Saints

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Parish Weekend away


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All Saints

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News from around the Parish

February Team Newsletter

04 February 2018

January Team Newsletter

07 January 2018

Update on reordering All Saints

05 January 2018

Reordering update JAN 2018

Christmas Lunch at All Saints

25 December 2017

Greatly enjoyed by all

Contact St Antony's


Thumb susanatkinsonjones Team Vicar, St Antony's and St Edmund's
Rev Susan Atkinson Jones
email susan@sanderstead-parish.org.uk
tel 020 8657 5505

Church Warden

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Linda Etheridge
email lindaetheridge1912@gmail.com
tel 020 8657 6721 / mob 07792 360385


Thumb paulshipley Parish Administrator
Paul Shipley
email parish.office@sanderstead-parish.org.uk
tel 020 8657 0665


St Antony's Church, Wentworth Way, South Croydon, CR2 9EW


Please contact the Parish Office, tel 020 8657 0665, Email parish.office@sanderstead-parish.org.uk

St Antony's Hall Hire


St Antony's follows Southwark Diocese Safeguarding Policies, Procedures and Guidelines set out in their Manual entitled A Safe Church. Should you have a concern about safeguarding, please immediately contact Rev Susan Atkinson-Jones on 020 8657 5505 or Gill Tobin our Safeguarding Officer on 020 8651 1175.

Finding St Antony's

By car

St Antony's is on Wentworth Way in Hamsey Green, which is a turning off the B269, Limpsfield Road and close to the junction with Tithepit Shaw Lane. Please park thoughtfully on nearby roads.

By bus

The church is 1/6 mile from the 403 bus stop in Hamsey Green, at the end of Clyde Avenue.

By train

St Antony's is approx 2 miles from Sanderstead Station, which is on the 403 bus route. Or approx 1 mile uphill from stations at Whyteleafe, on the Caterham line, and Upper Warlingham, on the East Grinstead line.

Get Involved at St Antony's

St Antony's Women's Social Group, WSG

The Women’s Group’ (WSG) meets regularly; both to ‘learn more’ from regular speakers and also as a social group, occasionally going out for a meal together. New members of all ages are most welcome. Contact Barbara on 020 8657 5239, albarb2011@hotmail.co.uk to find out more.

Mothers' Union

Sanderstead Parish Mothers' Union includes members from all four churches in the parish. Click here for the current programme. For more information please contact Rosemary Kempsell, 020 8657 0482, email rosemary@kempsell.freeserve.co.uk.


St Antony's actively supports a number of Christian charities, through prayer, raising awareness and a variety of fund raising activities.

Christian Aid


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The Croydon Refugee Day Centre


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The Children's Society


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Samaritan's Purse - Operation Christmas Child


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British Red Cross Emergency Fund


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The Purley Food Hub


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