The Friars - Aylesford

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Residential Pottery Weekend

Summer Fayre - Sunday 24th June

Welcome to The Friars

Set in the heart of Kent, England, The Friars - Aylesford Priory - is an ancient religious house of the Order of Carmelites dating back to the 13th Century. Over the centuries and now today The Friars has become for thousands of visitors:

  • a place of peace
  • a community of prayer
  • an experience of God
  • a centre of welcome
  • a venue for gathering
  • a work of art































Spring Newsletter

2018 Retreat Programme

2018 Pilgrimage Leaflet

Events coming up

Sat 5 May
Legion of Mary Pilgrimare
12 noon Mass, 3pm Procession & Benediction.

Monday 7 May
Altar Servers Pilgrimage
11.30am Mass

Sat 12 May
Commissioning Day for Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist
10am-4pm. 2.30pm Mass & Commissioning

Sun 13 May
Missionaries of Charity & Co-workers Pilgrimage
12 noon Mass. Shared picnic. Rosary

Wed 16 May
Feast of St Simon Stock 7.30am & 12 noon Mass


Kent's All Ford Car Show
This event will now take place on the 22 July


Farmers' Market here every third Sunday of the month






























The Friars, Aylesford Kent ME20 7BX
Tel: 01622 717272 Fax: 01622 715575 Email: contact
Please note that dogs, other than guide dogs, are not allowed in the grounds of the Priory

The Friars Aylesford (Limited by Guarantee. Incorporated 1997. Registered in England No. 3487590. Charity No. 1068518. Registered office, The Friars, Aylesford, Kent. ME20 7BX. England.