St Mary & St Eanswythe, Folkestone history
Light & Architecture
St Mary & St Eanswythe, Folkestone heritage
Church Exterior
St Mary & St Eanswythe, Folkestone architecture
Architecture
St Mary & St Eanswythe, Folkestone historical buildings
Interior

Where we are

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Our Upcoming Events

THE PARISH CHURCH OF St MARY and St EANSWYTHE FOLKESTONE

Two fund-raising comprehensive tours led by Judy Doherty and Ian Gordon

11 am Saturday 20 July 2019

and

2.30 pm Saturday 24 August 2019

Cost £3 – children under 16 free   //    Groups limited to 20 people.


Please book in advance by calling 01303 257 248
or  by email  - bayleman@gmail.com

Folkestone’s oldest parish church contains not only the relics of the town’s Patron Saint – Eanswythe - but also a treasure trove of 19th century wall paintings, stained glass windows and set of superb mosaics depicting the Twelve Apostles
The tour, lasting about an hour and quarter, is the same on both days and falls into two parts

The story of St Eanswythe and Matthew Woodward’s church restoration 1851-1898
 
The tour on Saturday 20 July coincides with the Finding Eanswythe Family Day celebrating this fascinating project which will also be of interest
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If you have any questions about our event, organisation or you are interested in joining us or becoming a trusted volunteer, leave us your message and we will get back to you as soon as we can.
St Mary & St Eanswythe, Folkestone
who we are
The Friends of St Mary and St Eanswythe Parish Church began on 21st March 2014 and is dedicated to the preservation of St Mary and St Eanswythe's Church.

REGISTERED CHARITY NUMBER 1161358
Contact Us
E. info@friendsofstmaryandsteanswythe.org.uk


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what we do
Our sole aim is to raise funds all of which will be devoted to the upkeep of the building and to the furthering of public understanding of its history, architecture and significance.