Parish of Buxted and Hadlow Down

  • Buxted
  • East Sussex

Occasional Services

As well as holding regular Sunday and mid-week services, details of which can be found on the separate pages of each church, the three churches hold other services as described below.

Baptisms, Marriages and Funerals

At some time in everyone's life there may be the need for one or more of the following three special services in one of our churches: Baptism; Marriage; or FuneralWe pray that God's love and guiding hand will be with you if you make preparations for one of these services in one of our churches.  For each of these special services we welcome requests from those of you who have connections with our parish.  Please click on a link above to access the appropriate page.

Other Special Designated Services During the Church Year

These include: 

 Advent carols 


 Nine lessons and carols 

 attracting congregations in excess of 200

 Crib services

 attracting congregations in excess of 200

 Christmas Midnight

 attracting congregations in excess of 200

 Christmas Morning


 Watchnight service


 Mothering Sunday


 Ash Wednesday 


 Various Holy Week services 


 Corpus Christi 


 Harvest Thanksgiving



Other Services Held in the Parish During the Church Year

The Women's World Day of Prayer service is rotated around four churches: our three churches together with the Methodist Church in Buxted.  

At All Souls (nearest Sunday to November 2nd) there is a service for the bereaved. 

On Remembrance Sunday (near November 11th) services are held in both Buxted and Hadlow Down.  The Royal British Legion and the local scouting associations fill St Margaret's church at this time.