to St Antony's, Hamsey Green

Welcome to St Antony's

We welcome you to the Church of St Antony’s, Wentworth Way.

Join us for Cafe Church on Sundays at 3pm. A relaxed worship service with afternoon tea and refreshments. Singing, prayer, Holy Cmmunion and time to get to know Jesus better. We also hold a service of Holy Communion twice a month at 2 pm on a Monday afternoon. On the second Monday of the month it is "Eucharist with a song" and on the fourth Monday we have "Said Eucharist". Both services are followed by refreshments.

Upcoming at St Antony's


St Antony's
Monday 24 June 2024 at 2.00 pm

Café Church

St Antony's
Tuesday 25 June 2024 at 3.00 pm

Café Church

St Antony's
Sunday 30 June 2024 at 3.00 pm

Discover St Antony's

Worship times

News around the Parish





Get Involved


Regular pattern of Worship

Every Sunday

3 pm Cafe Church

2nd Monday

2 pm T4U

4th Monday

2 pm T4U

See Events list for dates for special events

Special Services and Information

Café Church at St Antony's. Every Sunday at 3pm.

Places of Welcome. Wednesdays at St Antony's, 11am to 3pm. 

Everyone welcome. Free of charge. Refreshments, computer support, creche, friendship and so much more. Please note, Place of Welcome will be closed on Wednesday 27th December 2023 and Wednesday 3rd January 2024.

St Antony's and St Edmund's Notices

Parish notices

Parish Events

News from around the Parish

Sanderstead Parish News December 2023

05 December 2023

The December edition of Sanderstead Parish News

Sanderstead Parish News October 2023

01 October 2023

The October 2023 edition of Sanderstead Parish News

Sanderstead Parish News

01 September 2023

The first edition of our new parish newsletter


13 April 2023

"As we journey onwards (and upwards), brothers and sisters, I urge you to pray and to join others in praying for the work of God's Spirit within our two church organisations." Read more in the attached...

Grace and peace,
Revd. Carol Bates

Contact St Antony's


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 one of our safeguarding officers:

  • Julie Marsh on 020 8651 2109, email julie.safeguarding@sanderstead-parish.org.uk or
  • Katheryn Hewitt on 020 8651 6308, email katheryn.safeguarding@sanderstead-parish.org.uk or
  • The Diocesan Safeguarding Team
  • Pamela Chisholm on 020 7939 9423 / 07982 279713, email pamela.chisholm@southwark.anglican.org or
  • Louise Vernon 020 7939 9462 / 07946 255622, email louise.vernon@southwark.anglican.org or
  • Out of hours 020 3874 6743 or
  • If very urgent 999

The Southwark Diocese Manual ‘A Safe Church’ is kept at the back of All Saints’ Church under the Bell Tower or online at https://southwark.anglican.org/safeguarding/diocesan-policies-procedures/

  • NSPCC Child Protection Helpline: 0808 800 5000 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are worried about a child
  • Child-line: 0800 1111 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are a child or young person and are worried about anything
  • National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are experiencing domestic abuse
  • Samaritans Helpline: 116 123 (open 24 hours). Phone if you feel you are struggling to cope and need someone to talk to
  • Action on Elder Abuse Helpline: 080 8808 8141 ( free phone Monday to Friday 9- 5pm)

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.


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

The Croydon Refugee Day Centre


The Children's Society


The Purley Food Hub


International Needs




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