The Friars - Aylesford

- encouraging an openness to God of anyone who comes

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Summer Fayre - 26th June 11am - 4.30pm (see below)

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










Year of Mercy Saturdays
12 noon Mass,
2 - 2.20pm Catechesis on the Year of Mercy, 2.30pm Entry through the Door of Mercy and Confessions

Summer Newsletter now available


Events coming up:

Saturday 11th June
Quiet Day

Sunday 12th June
Knights of St Columba Pilgrimage

Sunday 19th June
Portuguese Pilgrimage

Saturday 25th June
Southwark & Brentwood Diocese Youth Day

Saturday 2nd July
Nigerian Pilgrimage

Sunday 3rd July
Day of Celebration sharing in the gifts of people with disabilities

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.