St Andrew's is the parish church for north Deal, Kent. We are a friendly church of the Anglo Catholic tradition, within the Church of England. The church was built from 1849 as 'The Boatmen's Church', to offer a spiritual home to the boatmen who mainly lived in the north of the town.
- Read the Archbishops’ Pastoral LetterIn a pastoral letter to the parishes and chaplaincies of the Church of England, Archbishops Justin Welby and John Sentamu urge people to set aside "apathy and cynicism" and draw new inspiration from the ancient Christian virtues of "love, trust and hope". Read the letter here.
St Andrew’s prides itself on the warm welcome it extends to its many visitors. Find out more about who’s who and who to contact for your particular need.
St Andrew’s has been Baptising local children and marrying local couples for well over 150 years. If you live in our parish and are planning an event then please come along to one of our Sunday services for more information.
St Andrew’s Church Hall, adjacent to the Church, is available for hire at £8.50 per hour. It has a fully equipped kitchen, lavatories including a disabled toilet, and a baby station. Facilities include a cinema system and an outside paved area.
Mums and Toddlers Group – come and join us for a cup of tea and a natter. We meet in the church hall every Wednesday from 09:30 until 11:15 during term time. Further information is on Facebook.
Since 2013, St Andrew’s Church in Deal has been reaching out to local young people through its club ‘Real Deal FC’. Come and join them every Saturday from 1015 until noon at Western Road Playing Field.
Located in North Deal on West Street, entrances are via St Andrew’s Road and West Street. Nearby public car parks can be found in Union Road (CT14 6EA) and St George’s car park (CT14 6EB) entrance on West Street.
What’s happening in Church today…
Fri, 18th August, 2017
Matins - 9:00 am - 9:30 am
Low Mass - 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Evening Prayer - 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
I have many happy childhood memories of this church dating from the 1950s. Long may she continue to thrive.
St Andrew's needs your support...
Caring for St Andrew’s requires the support of its many parishioners and visitors as well as the wider community whom it serves. Your stewardship, legacies and bequests together with our many fundraising activities, allow us to continue carrying out the important work we do in the community and care for this well loved building.
For our younger ones
There are plenty of activities throughout the year which cater for our younger parishioners from Junior Choir through Fun & Games afternoons and summer Fun Days to budding Beckham's at the Real Deal Football Club!