What to expect

St Luke's Church in Hedge End

Whether you are thinking of coming to church for the first time or have been coming for years, here's a list of useful things to know.

Last updated: 29/05/2022



No, you do not need to pre-book.

Everyone is welcome, though if you have coronavirus symptoms (a new and continuous cough, a fever, or a loss of taste or smell), then to avoid transmission to others we advise staying at home.

Yes, absolutely! Children's church is available during in-church services.


  • Mask wearing is optional in church
  • You may want to consider taking a lateral flow test before you come
  • We encourage the use of hand sanitiser
  • Doors and windows will remain open for ventilation
  • The back row of chairs in the ground floor of the worship area are laid out slightly more spaced apart from the other rows. Please take a seat there if you wish to have more social distancing.

Please leave immediately and return to your home.  Please notify a steward of your symptoms before leaving.

Please notify the Church Office or the Wardens (you can do this using the website contact form) and all cleaning protocols will be followed.

Yes, singing is allowed.

Please see our Giving page for details on how to give or talk to the Wardens or the Treasurer.

Click here if you'd like to make an online donation now.