Welcome to Canterbury Diocese

Canterbury Diocese, the oldest diocese in England, stretches from Maidstone to Thanet, the Isle of Sheppey to the Romney Marshes and includes 334 churches in 247 parishes, along with 103 church schools.
Whether you are someone looking for a church to get married in, someone keen to grow closer to Christ or a church leader looking for resources and support, we hope this website provides you with the information and resources you are searching for.

Latest News


Foodbank Plus

Foodbanks play a vital role in food relief, but how might they further support those who use them?  If you’re involved with your local foodbank, then you’re warmly invited to an evening of discussion, with supper, at Charing Barn on Wednesday 19th November.

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‘Kent is Delicious’ competition 2015

The Kent is Delicious Cookery Competition 2015 is now open!  This cookery competition aims to raise children’s awareness of local, seasonal produce and is open to all primary schools in Kent. This year we’re looking for recipes for a tasty school packed lunch. Read more »

Today's Prayer

23 October

Hollingbourne: All Saints & Hucking: St Margaret w Leeds: St Nicholas & Broomfield: St Margaret
Clergy: Nigel Fry
Leeds & Broomfi eld CE Primary School: Steve McGill

Isial-Ngwa South – (Aba, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Isaac Nwaobia
Isiala-Ngwa – (Aba, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Owen Azubuike