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Isle of Wight Local Quaker Meeting

Friends Meeting place
The Rope Store
Quay Arts Centre
Sea Street
Isle of Wight PO30 5BD

Days and times of Meetings for Worship

Quakers meet in Newport for worship every Sunday at 10.30 am and on Wednesday at 12.30 until 1.00 pm.

We are able to make provision for children on Sunday if given notice. Please ring 01983 759024 for further information.

Correspondence to Isle of Wight Quakers, The Rope Store, Quay Arts, Sea Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO40 9PS.

About Us

We are a growing meeting where we enjoy welcoming visitors. After meeting there is tea and coffee on Sunday and Wednesday. Wednesday meeting lasts for thirty minutes to make it easier for working people. You are welcome to bring your lunch.

There is a Freshwater House Group which usually meets on the second Tuesday in the month from 2.30 p.m. till 4.00 p.m. Please contact 01983 759428 for more information.


On foot : 10 minutes walk from the Bus Station. Leave the Bus Station to the north near the Library and after crossing the road take Town Lane and cross Pyle Street. Continue with the Minster on your left to the High Street. Cross, bearing right past the Museum of Island History and go down Quay Street. Turn left into Sea Street and right into Little London. Use side entrance to the Quay Arts Centre. There is disabled access and toilets are available in the Arts Centre and the cafe is usually open from 10.00 on Sunday.

By car : There are two car parks in Sea Street at which charges apply.


Correspondence to The Rope Store, Quay Arts Centre (address above) or email

The Religious Society of Friends:
The First 350 Years in
Newport and the Isle of Wight

A History of Local Quakerism from 1657
by Patrick A. Nott, 2011

The full text of Patrick Nott's book is available from another website here.