St John’s Church, Fort Road, Helen’s Bay

This page provides information about St John’s Church, as it does not have its own website. (Alternatively you can go to this link:

Information and contact details for the local organisations using St John’s Church Hall is set out on the Additional Information page of this website

Service Times:


8.30am Early Morning Service, Holy Communion Weekly;

10.30am Main Morning Service, Holy Communion 1st and 3rd Sundays, Family Service 4th Sunday,Matins other Sundays;

6.30pm Evening Service, Compline 1st and last Sunday; Holy Communion 2nd Sunday, Evening Prayer all other Sundays

Contact details:

The Rector:

The Revd. Canon Tim Kinahan, 2 Woodland Avenue, Helen’s Bay, BT19 1TX. Tel. 02891 853601

Please note:  the church is open daily for quiet reflection and visiting between 9am and 4.30pm. It is floodlit in the evenings.

There is information about the history of the church and items of particular interest in leaflets at the church door, and in more detail in the local history book ‘Twixt Bay and Burn’