NCC 57

Welcome to New Community Sholing

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. Every six weeks we have a shared lunch after the service (please bring some food to share).

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.
- 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

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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You'll find out about services, meetings, groups and events, as well as community activities we're involved in.

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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. 

  • Jane Wiseman

    Meet the Team

    Jane Wiseman

    Jane heads up the Sholing Congregation Leadership Team, together with her husband, Clive. Jointly, they oversee the congregation, support development of community life, and provide direction.

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  • Clive Wiseman

    Meet the Team

    Clive Wiseman

    Clive heads up the Sholing Congregation Leadership Team, together with his wife, Jane. Jointly, they oversee the congregation and support development of community life. Clive is also Chairman of Trustees for New Community Network.

    Email Clive
  • Mike Beeby

    Meet the Team

    Mike Beeby

    As part of the Sholing Congregation Leadership Team, Mike oversees the programme for the congregation, provides pastoral support and direction, and leads the French prayer group with his wife, Penny.

    Email Mike
  • Penny Beeby

    Meet the Team

    Penny Beeby

    As part of the Sholing Congregation Leadership Team, Penny oversees the children's work, provides pastoral support, and leads the French prayer group with her husband, Mike.

    Email Penny
  • Paul and Carol Ann Collett

    Meet the Team

    Paul and Carol Ann Collett

    Paul and Carol Ann are the prayer co-ordinators at New Community Sholing. They also run the Freedom in Christ course, which is designed to help Christians become fruitful disciples of Jesus.

    Email Paul and Carol Ann
  • Amy Robinson

    Meet the Team

    Amy Robinson

    Amy is the administrator for New Community Sholing, helping with the practical tasks needed to ensure the smooth-running of the congregation.

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  • Ben Robinson

    Meet the Team

    Ben Robinson

    Ben is the worship coordinator at New Community Sholing, responsible for worship at the congregation's Sunday and midweek meetings.

    Email Ben
  • Bethea Alexander

    Meet the Team

    Bethea Alexander

    Bethea, together with Peter and Karen Bangs, runs a connect group that caters for many of the youth and young adults at New Community Sholing. She provides teaching, pastoral support and a safe place to ask and explore some of life’s issues.

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  • Peter and Karen Bangs

    Meet the Team

    Peter and Karen Bangs

    Peter and Karen, together with Bethea Alexander, run a connect group for many of the youth and young adults at New Community Sholing. Peter and Karen also play a key role in many of the congregation's outreach activities.

    Email Peter and Karen
  • Keziah Collett

    Meet the Team

    Keziah Collett

    Keziah is the children's support worker for New Community Sholing, helping with the congregation's toddler group, as well as with some of the administrative tasks needed to organise groups and activities.

    Email Keziah