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Thamesmead: St Paul

Plumstead Deanery

(a church within the Thamesmead Team Ministry)


Bentham Road
SE28 8AS

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Parish Contacts

The Revd Patrick Eggleston 
(Team Rector)

Thamesmead Rectory
22 Manor Close
London SE28 8EY.

Tel: 020 8312 0731
M: 07788 563253
E-mail: peggleston@ymail.com

Tel: 020 8310 6814

Parish Website: http://www.achurchnearyou.com/thamesmead-st-paul-ecumenical-centre/

Sunday Services

9.45am Eucharist

Further details of all Sunday and weekday services and activities may be obtained from the parish contacts.


The building at St Paul’s is shared by two congregations, the United Congregation and the Roman Catholic Congregation, each with its own worship space. The United Congregation is made up of members of the Church of England, the Methodist Church and The United Reformed Church. United Congregation services are predominately Anglican in character, with Holy Communion every Sunday.

Details of the Church

 Built: 1976 - 78
Architect: Hinton, Brown, Maddon & Langstone
Listing: not listed

The building which is single storey is in the form of two rectangular shaped areas connected by a corridor. Accommodation comprises two worship areas, one of which is used by the Roman Catholic Church; the other by the United Reformed, Methodist and Anglican Church. In addition there a four meeting rooms, vestries, kitchens, toilets, and a suite of offices. To the south of the building and linked to it via a corridor is the accommodation use by the caretaker.

The single storey building is constructed of loadbearing brickwork with aluminium windows and finished with nominally flat roofs covered in felt with chippings.