Welcome to St Swithin's Church

This attractive, and historically significant Grade 2 Listed Victorian church with its unusual twin bell tower was built in 1871 and is situated in the delightful village of Thorley, West Wight, around two miles from the popular yachting town of Yarmouth. Services are held every Sunday and the church is a popular venue for Weddings and Christenings. Whether you're looking for a regular place of worship, or are just curious about this fascinating church please stop by for a warm reception!                                           

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Our New Vicar at St Swithin's

After a seemingly long interregnum period, it's great to have our new Priest in Charge, the Reverend Clive Todd, licensed and now fulfilling his role as Team Rector, responsible for eight West Wight parishes: St Mary, Brighstone, St Peter, Shorwell with Kingston, St Paul and St Peter, Mottistone, St Mary the Virgin, Brook, St Michael the Archangel, Shalfleet, St Swithin, Thorley, Holy Spirit, Newtown and All Saints, Calbourne.

Clive has kindly provided a brief account of his journey in becoming our Rector in West Wight which you can read by clicking here.