• Welcome to St. Margaret of Antioch, The Parish Church of Darenth 


    An inclusive and welcoming church where Christians have worshipped since 940AD and at which all can join with us in worship 

    Please explore our website to find out more about this beautiful and ancient church


  • ** We are now part of a single benefice with St Mary's Horton Kirby and St John's Sutton-at-Hone called the Darent Valley Benefice. See our services and events page for the usual service pattern but note the service times and venues regualrly change so in case of doubt phone the Vicar **

    • The services in the benefice on Sunday 21st September are as follows: 

    8.00am at St Mary's, Horton Kirby,Holy Communion (1662)
    9.30am at St Mary's, Horton Kirby, All Age Worship
    9.30am at St Margaret's Darenth, Holy Communion with Junior Church (CW)

    • The service on Wednesday 24th September is as follows:

    9.30am at St Margaret's Darenth, Holy Communion (CW)

    • The next Messy Church is on 11th October at 2pm at Sutton Court and is a Messy Harvest

    If you want to organise a wedding, a baptism, a funeral, or simply to visit one of the oldest churches in England then please contact the Vicar, the Revd. Nick Williams on:

    Telephone: 01322 227 153
    Email: father.nick@btinternet.com

    You can also follow us on twitter  - @darentbenefice 

    or on find us on Facebook - St Margaret Darenth

    Messy Church are on Facebook at 'Messy Church at MJM"