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Welcome to New Community Sholing

COVID-19 UPDATE: In light of the current coronavirus pandemic, and in accordance with the latest government guidelines, we have had to cancel our services and events for the foreseeable future.

New Community's Sholing congregation is a very friendly and welcoming congregation, which provides a place of friendship and belonging for people of all ages and backgrounds.

Where We Meet

St Andrews Church
204 South East Rd
SO19 8LW

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Our Sunday Service

We meet on Sunday mornings for vibrant worship, Bible-based teaching and ministry. The service is open and informal, and all ages are welcome.

When: Every Sunday, 10.30am. (Check our calendar for exceptions).
Where: St. Andrews, 204 South East Road, Sholing, SO19 8LW.
Parking: Parking is available.
- A programme for children aged up to school year 6 (except on the third Sunday of the month, when families are encouraged to attend Messy Church in the afternoon instead)
- Baby toys provided for babies to use during the service.
- Refreshments (free) from 10am.
- Disabled access; hearing loop.
- The service can be interpreted for the deaf using British Sign Language if prior notice is given (email

Messy Church

On the third Sunday of every month, we also run Messy Church in the afternoon. This is an accessible church format for all ages to enjoy together. There'll be a light meal, a short talk and fun, family-friendly activities like themed crafts and singing. It's all free, everyone's welcome, and this is a particularly great service to invite friends with children to. 

Please note that on Messy Church Sundays, there will be no children or youth groups at our 10.30am service. Instead, we encourage families with children to join us at Messy Church in the afternoon. 

When: The third Sunday of every month. (Check our calendar for exceptions).
Time: 4.30-6pm. 
St. Andrew's, 204 South East Road, Sholing, SO19 8LW.
Cost: Free (includes a light meal and the craft activities). There's no need to book a place - just come along!
For more information: 
Please email

Contact Us

We'd love to hear from you, so if you need some information or help, have a question, or just want to say hello, feel free to contact us by:

Telephone: 023 8023 7700


Post: New Community Sholing, Central Hall, St. Mary Street, Southampton, SO14 1NF.

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Churches Together in Itchen

New Community's Sholing congregation is part of Churches Together in Itchen, working with other local churches to serve the region.