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Alpha is a free course for anyone who wants to explore life's big questions and the foundations of the Christian faith in a no-pressure, no-commitment setting.

Who it's for: Open to all, regardless of faith or beliefs.
What to expect: Approximately six to ten weekly sessions that usually include a meal or snack, a short talk about the Christian faith, and an opportunity for discussion in small groups.
Cost: The course is free, and usually includes free coffee and cake, or a meal.
Other information: We hold courses in different locations across Southampton, and in a variety of venues (homes, churches and even coffee shops). Courses generally run two or three times a year, and are usually on weekday evenings.
For more information: To find out about courses running near you, or for more information about Alpha, please contact

Upcoming Courses: 

Central Southampton Alpha Course
Our latest course started in Southampton on 1st October, and it's open to all. Held in the contemporary setting of our coffee shop, Central Coffee, and with free coffee and cake, this course offers a relaxed environment and plenty of opportunity for discussion and to ask questions.

Although the current course has started, it's not too late to join, so invite your friends and come along and give it a try!

When: Wednesday evenings until 13th Dec. 2017.
Time: 7.30pm.
Where: Central Coffee, Central Hall, St. Mary Street, Southampton, SO14 1NF.
For more information: Please email

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