The Civic and Parish Church of Bournemouth


Museum of the Moon arrives at St Peter’s Church!

28 – 30 June Museum of the Moon Times Friday 28thJune: 9:00am – Midnight Saturday 29thJune: 9.00am – Midnight Sunday 30thJune: 9.00am – Midnight          Sunday Service Times: 8am Holy Communion; 10am St Peter’s Festival Sung Eucharist; 4pm Evensong Museum of the Moon is a touring artwork by UK artist Luke Jerram. It was inspired by living […]

Sharp Edges Summer Course Begins…

Our new series of Sharp Edges discussion groups runs from June 6th, straight after the Communion service (12.15pm in the Keble Chapel) on Thursday lunchtimes from 12.50pm-1.45pm in the Resurrection Chapel in the St Peter’s Church grounds, until the end of July. Parry’s Cafe will be open, so you can grab your lunch before attending […]

The Good Gym team descend on St Peter’s Church

The weather may have been appalling but that did not deter the Good Gym team from rocking up to St Peter’s on Wednesday evening and giving the grounds surrounding our church and much needed spring clean with the assistance of our Parish Warden, Jane MacDonald-Styslinger. Armed with brooms, dustpans and brushes, leaf scoops and bin […]

Arts students mark 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s iconic character

Students at Arts University Bournemouth are putting on a season of shows to mark the 200th anniversary of Frankenstein. The productions are being performed at locations in the town connected to the Shelley family – and as Neil Sackley discovered, their final production is just a few steps from Mary Shelley’s final resting place.

Confirmation Class of 2018!

An amazing Sunday morning with Bishop Jonathan at St Peter’s for our Confirmation and Baptism candidates. A beautiful service led by Bishop Jonathan, with lots of touching and humorous moments, took the whole congregation on a journey closer to Jesus. For anyone who wishes to explore their faith, team rector, the Rev’d Dr Ian Terry, […]

Celebrating 100 Years of Rotary

What a wonderful service on Friday evening here at St Peter’s and also at the Hilton on Saturday night. Click to view the full photo gallery!!

Gala Dinner and the Bournemouth Rotary Club

Jane Styslinger (Parish Warden) and Ian Terry (Team Rector) garnered support for the St Peter’s annual Gala Dinner at the Bournemouth Rotary Club last week, where members always come along and generously support St Peter’s each year. This year there is a venue change as it is being held in the newly refurbished Solent Suite in the Marsham Court Hotel, courtesy of our generous sponsor Rosie Wallace, MD at the Marsham Court Hotel.