Here are churches in Fittleworth civil parish, as well as neighbouring churches:-


The Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin; this church is part of a joint benefice with St Mary the Virgin, Stopham

Priest in Charge: The Revd Colin Datchler B.Th. (Oxon)

Tel: 01798 865473

The Rectory
Church Lane
West Sussex RH20 1HL

Churchwardens: Viv Greenway (01798 865570) andst-marys

Steve Casebow (01798 865148)

Treasurer: Charles Clark (01798 865202)

Please note the Village Magazine was given the wrong details for the Mothering Sunday Service : it is at 9.30am on Sunday 11th March.

For more information visit the church website:

The Friends of St Mary’s Fittleworth

The Friends of St Mary’s were formed to raise money for the restoration, repair and improvement of the church building through community social events. Please see; the-friends-of-st-marys

On 24th April at 7.30p.m.the Friends of St Mary’s next event will be our AGM and Talk (free to members – visitors welcome for a £5 fee) :-

 ‘Time for Clocks’ is the title of our talk, by horological Brian Baskerville.  Brian is an expert in the field of antique clocks. He will talk to us and invites us to bring along antique clocks (at the owner’s responsibility) to discuss.

All welcome! Please contact 01798865202 or 865563 for more details.


St Mary the Virgin, Stopham

Fittleworth’s neighbouring church, in the joint benefice with St Mary’s Fittleworth

Church Wardens; Anne Waters (01798 865778)

Richard Bland (01798 01903)

 St Mary the Virgin Stopham  gives more information and for more of the history of the church please click here.


St Agatha’s Church, Coates

The Reverend Canon John Green 01798 869023

This small 900 year old church is within Fittleworth civil parish and is part of a joint benefice with Barlavington, Burton, Bignor and Sutton Please see http://scb-churches.weebly.

St Bartholomew, Egdean (Petworth Diocese)


Fittleworth Evangelical Free Church has closed for regular services (on 19th March 2017)

(The website may be out of date)

It is hoped that a group from the church will still meet informally.

Elder; David Cresswell 01798 344898


Roman Catholic

The nearest church is;

Sacred Heart Church Petworth


United Reform

The nearest church is;

The United Reform Church, Petworth