Friends of Okewood Church exists to maintain this beautiful 13th Century building for everyone.

Major roof and exterior repair and renovation project completed !

A combination of fund-raising by The Friends and their supporters and grants from English Heritage and a number of other charitable bodies, enabled The Friends to complete the major roof repair and exterior refurbishment project by the Autumn of 2015.

2018 - A year of change and transition

  • New parish of Ewhurst with Okewood & Forest Green created from 1st January 2018.
  • Rev’d Clare Shepherd appointed Rector with effect from 2nd October 2018.
  • Tony Godby retires as Churchwarden and Tony Brimelow appointed his successor.
  • Gill Christie steps down as Chairman of Trustees after 6 years.
  • Sammy Edginton takes over as Treasurer.

The old parish of Ockley, Okewood & Forest Green was split from 1st...

Why not become a friend of “The Friends”?

If you would like to support the work of this charity which exists solely to preserve, maintain and beautify Okewood Church which has been described as  “a gem in a perfect setting”, and you are willing to enter into a regular covenant to give £20 per month please contact the Parish Office (mornings on Monday, Wednesday and Friday) on 01483 277584.

All and any contributions, whether by regular giving or one-off donations are gratefully received.

Christmas Carol Concert

15/12/2018 - 7:30pm
Carol Service, 15th December 2018 at 7-30pm St John the Baptist Church Church Lane, Okewood Hill Surrey, RH5 5QT

with the Ashtead Singers.
Tickets are £15 and include a superb finger buffet and wine.
They are available from Tony Godby on 01306 627619
or at


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