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Clapton Park Methodist Church

Clapton Park Methodist Church

Minister: Rev Dr Paulo Bessa Da Silva paulobessa4@gmailcom 07736 955808

Contact: Church Steward - Eunice Whyte,

Address: 99 Chatsworth Road, Clapton Park, London E5 0LH


Sunday: 11.00am every Sunday. Holy Communion is celebrated once a month

Clapton Park Methodist Church is a traditional community, particularly from the Caribbean and West Africa.  Its premises are widely used, including by 3 other churches.  It is glad to be ‘home’ to an after-school project offering a safe, fun space for young children. Since 1st September 2021 Clapton Park has become a class of Clapton Methodist Church.

Worship in February – at 11am

5th February will be a Local Arrangement

12th February led by Rev Dr Paulo Bessa Da Silva incuding Holy Communion

19th February will be a Circuit Service at Clapton, Downs Road led by Rev Andrew Letby and Rev Dr Paulo Bessa Da Silva. The preacher will be Anthony Boateng – Vice President of the Methodist Conference

26th February led by Pastor David Gyamfi

Bank Details – Please note the change of details (to Clapton Church account)

You can make your offering at church or using the details below for the Clapton Church account. This money will be allocated to Clapton Park if you use the reference ‘ClPk offering’.

Account Name: Clapton Methodist Church

Sort Code: 40-02-06

Account Number: 30029734

Please make a note of the date and amount paid into the account so that this can be allocated to your envelope number.

If you have any questions concerning giving to the church, please contact the Circuit Administrator, Helen Cornick on 07736 972202 or email

Regular activities

Chats Lunch Club: Thursdays 11.00am-2.30pm, including one hour keep fit 11.30am and a hot Caribbean meal (£5.00 members, £7.00 visitors). Contact 07852 572096.

Exercise class: Monday mornings Contact – 07852 572096

After-School Club: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 4 – 8pm. Contact: 07814 571016.

Warm Space: Tuesdays and Wednesdays (from 7th December 2022): 11am – 3pm – Free entry – Contact 07583 165389. All are welcome.

The premises are used by various small churches.

Hall hire

Large hall with stage; contact 07790 247079.

Mission Statement

We are here as Methodists in this part of Hackney:

To deepen understanding and unity with other denominations as part of our witness and service