Plan a visit

Opening Times

The five churches in the benefice are normally open from 10.00 am till dusk. Please note that the churches may, at times, be unavailable for visits because of weddings, funerals, etc.
Details of service times can be found here.

Bus and Rail Services to Berwick Church

A Rider Bus Service 125/38 operates Monday to Saturday along the A27 from Lewes to Alfriston stopping at Berwick Village crossroads turning about 0.34 miles from Berwick church.

Please click here for a Lewes area timetable.

Berwick railway station is a 1.32 mile walk from the church (the majority of which is on a dedicated public footpath and cycleway).

The Cuckmere Valley Rambler Bus operates an hourly service from Berwick Station to Alfriston at weekends and on public holidays (except Good Friday); this calls at Berwick Village crossroads. The service is timed to connect with certain trains. A limited service operates on weekdays. Please click here for details.


Visiting Groups

Berwick Church welcomes visiting groups and offers a guided talk by prior arrangement. The cost per group of 12 or less is £54.00 (additional places cost £4.50 per person). Our Visitor Coordinator for Berwick church is Mrs Linda Hallums – Tel. 01323 896008. She can also give advice on coach parking and places to eat locally. Send an email

Local Walks

The five churches in the Benefice are set in some of the most beautiful scenery in Sussex. There is a good network of well-used paths and bridleways connecting them, and a wide variety of public houses and tea rooms, etc, en route.

A suggested circular walk is available here.

For a glimpse of some of the flora and fauna you may see whist walking, please click here.

Further Ideas and Information

You may be interested in the following website links:

The Diocese of Chichester
Archbishop of Canterbury
The Church of England
Alciston and Selmeston Village Hall Website
Berwick Parish Council
Arlington Bluebell Walk
East Sussex County Council Rights of Way Maps
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 (Download the reader to view PDF documents on this site.)

Christian Enquiry Agency

If you would like free information about the life of Jesus Christ, send your name and address to:

Christian Enquiry Agency,
South Croydon, CR2 8UZ

Web site:

The Christian Enquiry Agency is supported by all the major church groups in England.
No further contact will be made unless requested.