How to find St Mary's

The church of St Mary the Virgin is located in Queen Street SP8 4AW: 

 

 If approaching from the South (Shaftesbury direction):

On entering Gillingham on B3081, go straight on (2nd exit) at the first roundabout.

Continue on Shaftesbury Road, through three sets of traffic lights, up the hill on Newbury, and over the railway bridge, to the next roundabout.

At this roundabout take the last (third) exit into the High Street (signposted "Town Centre")

Continue along the High Street, passing the main shopping area, until the road takes a sharp right.

You will see the church on the left immediately after the bend

 

If approaching from the North (Milton on Stour/Mere/A303):

Enter Gillingham on B3095, go straight on over the first roundabout onto Peacemarsh.

At the next roundabout go right onto Le Neubourg Way.

Take the first left into Turners Lane, and follow the road round to the right (Queen Street)

where you will find the church on your right

Where to park:

There are a number of free parking spaces (max. 1 Hour Mon - Sat, 9am-6pm) in the High Street and in The Square.

Ample parking can also be found in the District Council Car Park, off the High Street (charges apply Mon-Sat, 8am-6pm).