Latest update 25/7/15


© Nick Berry


The joint benefice of St Andrew’s, Alresford and St Mary Magdalen, Thorrington

As church families, our vision is:-

"To draw closer to God and to each other so that we may more ably bring his love to the world."

We want to make a difference in this community for God.



2nd August 2015 - Please note: No evening services in August

STA - Traditional Holy Communion (Pauline Scott)

STMM - Morning Prayer (Pauline Scott)

STA - All Age Worship (Pauline Scott/Sarah Wright)

26th July 2015

STMM - Holy Communion (Pauline Scott/Amy Crick)

STA - Holy Communion  (Pauline Scott/Amy Crick)

STA - Work in Progress (Nick & Sarah Wright)

For a copy of our latest noticesheet, click here

The benefice includes two churches and covers three villages

on the outskirts of Colchester in Essex.


St Andrew’s, in Alresford, is a recently extended modern building.

It is busy with activities for all ages during the week.  

St Mary Magdalen serves the villages of Frating and Thorrington in a beautiful 14th century building set on a farm on the outskirts of Thorrington.

Pauline Scott Rector Messy Church

9.30 am

11.00 am

6.30 pm

8.00 am

9.30 am

11.00 am

Polar Explorers Holiday Club - daily at 10.00 am @ STA